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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

Test Yourself

History is significant for hypertension, gout, and osteoarthritis. Following a physical exam, lab studies, and chest radiograph, what is the most likely diagnosis? ... History is significant for hypertension, gout, and osteoarthritis. Medications are
October 2020

What's new in hypertension with JNC 8 on the horizon?

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.
October 2020

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,
October 2020

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

Shifting standards for hypertension

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.
March 2016

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

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

Don't overlook pulmonary hypertension

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
April 2013

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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