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Why and how to monitor hypertension at home

Office-based blood pressure measurement has multiple limitations as a method of monitoring hypertension control, Dr. ... This limited picture is even more of a problem in treating patients who have masked or white coat hypertension.
March 2011

QD: News Every Day--'White coat effect' greater for doctors than nurses, enough to trigger more hypertension diagnoses

QD: News Every Day--'White coat effect' greater for doctors than nurses, enough to trigger more hypertension diagnoses. ... New 2013 European guidelines also still regard office blood pressure measurement as the ‘gold standard’ for screening,
January 2020

QD: News Every Day--Nine of 10 with uncontrolled hypertension have health care coverage

QD: News Every Day--Nine of 10 with uncontrolled hypertension have health care coverage. ... hypertension. Hypertension was defined as an average systolic blood pressure greater than 140 mm Hg or an average diastolic blood pressure greater than 90 mm Hg,
January 2020

Diabetes

All baseline characteristics were well balanced. The average age was 54 years, 52% of patients were women, two-thirds had hypertension, and about one-quarter had filled a prescription for insulin.
January 2020

ACC conference: Resistant hypertension

ACC conference: Resistant hypertension. A preliminary study unveiled today at ACC '09 in Orlando shows promise for patients with resistant hypertension.
January 2020

Pearls help diagnose, manage drug-resistant hypertension

In a way, treating drug-resistant hypertension is easy. Double-check the diagnosis. ... White-coat hypertension confounds the diagnosis. Patients are rushed, and so are clinicians.
June 2014

For hypertension, how low to go?

JAMA author who directs the Penn Hypertension program at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. ... 2013 ESH/ESC Practice Guidelines for the Management of Arterial Hypertension. Blood Press.
April 2014

QD: News Every Day--Hypertension prevalence stable, awareness of it improving but still poor

QD: News Every Day--Hypertension prevalence stable, awareness of it improving but still poor. ... Prevalence of hypertension remained stable among men (30.5%) and women (28.5%) in the past decade, an analysis showed.
January 2020

Digging into the causes and fixes of resistant hypertension

Only 3% or less are on chlorthalidone, the diuretic overwhelming preferred by experts in resistant hypertension. ... He's also studying central iliac arteriovenous anastomosis as a solution to resistant hypertension.
September 2016

MKSAP Quiz: Cause of hypertension

In addition, a family history of hypertension is common in patients with essential hypertension. ... Coarctation of the aorta should be suspected in a young patient presenting with systemic hypertension.
October 2011

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