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.
Hypertension is highly prevalent within our society, with about one in three U.S. ... Ferdinand's opinion about what's to come with respect to JNC 8's hypertension guidelines.
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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.
Taler, MD, FACP, a hypertension expert who is a professor of medicine and a physician at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. ... However, Dr. Taler, the Mayo Clinic hypertension expert, said doctors shouldn't wait that long.
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.
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.
Naik said. The MEDVAMC approach involved group visits every two weeks for six weeks for patients with uncontrolled hypertension. ... Naik said. The frequency and focus of the visits change the typical dynamic of hypertension care, according to Dr.
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.
The stakes are particularly high when young patients have white coat hypertension, Dr. ... Short- and long-term incidence of stroke in white-coat hypertension. Hypertension. 2005;45:203-8.