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.
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QD: News Every Day--'White coat effect' greater for doctors than nurses, enough to trigger more hypertension diagnoses. ... White coat hypertension was diagnosed more frequently based on doctors’ than on nurses’ readings (relative risk, 1.6; 95% CI, 1
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.
Treatment for pulmonary hypertension has improved dramatically over the past two decades, with nine FDA-approved therapies available where once there were none. ... Read our story to learn more about when to suspect pulmonary hypertension and how to
2013 ESH/ESC Practice Guidelines for the Management of Arterial Hypertension. Blood Press. ... Hypertension among adults in the United States: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2011-2012.
However, Dr. Taler, the Mayo Clinic hypertension expert, said doctors shouldn't wait that long. ... Taler, MD, FACP, a hypertension expert who is a professor of medicine and a physician at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.
Predictive models and home blood pressures have been proven less effective than ambulatory monitoring at determining resistant hypertension. ... He's also studying central iliac arteriovenous anastomosis as a solution to resistant 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.
Naik said. The MEDVAMC approach involved group visits every two weeks for six weeks for patients with uncontrolled hypertension. ... The frequency and focus of the visits change the typical dynamic of hypertension care, according to Dr.
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.