Abnormally low BLOOD PRESSURE that can result in inadequate blood flow to the brain and other vital organs. Common symptom is DIZZINESS but greater negative impacts on the body occur when there is prolonged depravation of oxygen and nutrients.
Procedure in which arterial blood pressure is intentionally reduced in order to control blood loss during surgery. This procedure is performed either pharmacologically or by pre-surgical removal of blood.
A significant drop in BLOOD PRESSURE after assuming a standing position. Orthostatic hypotension is a finding, and defined as a 20-mm Hg decrease in systolic pressure or a 10-mm Hg decrease in diastolic pressure 3 minutes after the person has risen from supine to standing. Symptoms generally include DIZZINESS, blurred vision, and SYNCOPE.
Reduction of CEREBROSPINAL FLUID pressure characterized clinically by HEADACHE which is maximal in an upright posture and occasionally by an abducens nerve palsy (see ABDUCENS NERVE DISEASES), neck stiffness, hearing loss (see DEAFNESS); NAUSEA; and other symptoms. This condition may be spontaneous or secondary to SPINAL PUNCTURE; NEUROSURGICAL PROCEDURES; DEHYDRATION; UREMIA; trauma (see also CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA); and other processes. Chronic hypotension may be associated with subdural hematomas (see HEMATOMA, SUBDURAL) or hygromas. (From Semin Neurol 1996 Mar;16(1):5-10; Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp637-8)
PRESSURE of the BLOOD on the ARTERIES and other BLOOD VESSELS.
Transient reduction in blood pressure levels immediately after exercises that lasts 2-12 hours. The reduction varies but is typically 5-20 mm Hg when compared to pre-exercise levels. It exists both in normotensive and hypertensive individuals and may play a role in excercise related PHYSIOLOGIC ADAPTATION.
A nicotinic antagonist that has been used as a ganglionic blocker in hypertension, as an adjunct to anesthesia, and to induce hypotension during surgery.
Cardiac arrhythmias that are characterized by excessively slow HEART RATE, usually below 50 beats per minute in human adults. They can be classified broadly into SINOATRIAL NODE dysfunction and ATRIOVENTRICULAR BLOCK.
The number of times the HEART VENTRICLES contract per unit of time, usually per minute.
A phenethylamine found in EPHEDRA SINICA. PSEUDOEPHEDRINE is an isomer. It is an alpha- and beta-adrenergic agonist that may also enhance release of norepinephrine. It has been used for asthma, heart failure, rhinitis, and urinary incontinence, and for its central nervous system stimulatory effects in the treatment of narcolepsy and depression. It has become less extensively used with the advent of more selective agonists.
Procedure in which an anesthetic is injected directly into the spinal cord.
A variety of anesthetic methods such as EPIDURAL ANESTHESIA used to control the pain of childbirth.
The movement and the forces involved in the movement of the blood through the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM.
Diseases of the parasympathetic or sympathetic divisions of the AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM; which has components located in the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM and PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. Autonomic dysfunction may be associated with HYPOTHALAMIC DISEASES; BRAIN STEM disorders; SPINAL CORD DISEASES; and PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES. Manifestations include impairments of vegetative functions including the maintenance of BLOOD PRESSURE; HEART RATE; pupil function; SWEATING; REPRODUCTIVE AND URINARY PHYSIOLOGY; and DIGESTION.
A pathological condition manifested by failure to perfuse or oxygenate vital organs.
A state characterized by loss of feeling or sensation. This depression of nerve function is usually the result of pharmacologic action and is induced to allow performance of surgery or other painful procedures.
Sepsis associated with HYPOTENSION or hypoperfusion despite adequate fluid resuscitation. Perfusion abnormalities may include, but are not limited to LACTIC ACIDOSIS; OLIGURIA; or acute alteration in mental status.
An ethanolamine derivative that is an adrenergic alpha-1 agonist. It is used as a vasoconstrictor agent in the treatment of HYPOTENSION.
The circulation of blood through the BLOOD VESSELS of the BRAIN.
The force that opposes the flow of BLOOD through a vascular bed. It is equal to the difference in BLOOD PRESSURE across the vascular bed divided by the CARDIAC OUTPUT.
A powerful vasodilator used in emergencies to lower blood pressure or to improve cardiac function. It is also an indicator for free sulfhydryl groups in proteins.
Abnormally low intraocular pressure often related to chronic inflammation (uveitis).
The volume of BLOOD passing through the HEART per unit of time. It is usually expressed as liters (volume) per minute so as not to be confused with STROKE VOLUME (volume per beat).
An abnormally low volume of blood circulating through the body. It may result in hypovolemic shock (see SHOCK).
Inorganic salts of the hypothetical acid, H3Fe(CN)6.
A transient loss of consciousness and postural tone caused by diminished blood flow to the brain (i.e., BRAIN ISCHEMIA). Presyncope refers to the sensation of lightheadedness and loss of strength that precedes a syncopal event or accompanies an incomplete syncope. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp367-9)
A progressive neurodegenerative condition of the central and autonomic nervous systems characterized by atrophy of the preganglionic lateral horn neurons of the thoracic spinal cord. This disease is generally considered a clinical variant of MULTIPLE SYSTEM ATROPHY. Affected individuals present in the fifth or sixth decade with ORTHOSTASIS and bladder dysfunction; and later develop FECAL INCONTINENCE; anhidrosis; ATAXIA; IMPOTENCE; and alterations of tone suggestive of basal ganglia dysfunction. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p536)
A degenerative disease of the AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM that is characterized by idiopathic ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION and a greatly reduced level of CATECHOLAMINES. No other neurological deficits are present.
The injection of autologous blood into the epidural space either as a prophylactic treatment immediately following an epidural puncture or for treatment of headache as a result of an epidural puncture.
The position or attitude of the body.
Complications that affect patients during surgery. They may or may not be associated with the disease for which the surgery is done, or within the same surgical procedure.
Leakage and accumulation of CEREBROSPINAL FLUID in the subdural space which may be associated with an infectious process; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; BRAIN NEOPLASMS; INTRACRANIAL HYPOTENSION; and other conditions.
A standard and widely accepted diagnostic test used to identify patients who have a vasodepressive and/or cardioinhibitory response as a cause of syncope. (From Braunwald, Heart Disease, 7th ed)
Pressure within the cranial cavity. It is influenced by brain mass, the circulatory system, CSF dynamics, and skull rigidity.
Drugs used to cause constriction of the blood vessels.
Acute hemorrhage or excessive fluid loss resulting in HYPOVOLEMIA.
The HEART and the BLOOD VESSELS by which BLOOD is pumped and circulated through the body.
Therapy whose basic objective is to restore the volume and composition of the body fluids to normal with respect to WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE. Fluids may be administered intravenously, orally, by intermittent gavage, or by HYPODERMOCLYSIS.
Bleeding or escape of blood from a vessel.
The thoracolumbar division of the autonomic nervous system. Sympathetic preganglionic fibers originate in neurons of the intermediolateral column of the spinal cord and project to the paravertebral and prevertebral ganglia, which in turn project to target organs. The sympathetic nervous system mediates the body's response to stressful situations, i.e., the fight or flight reactions. It often acts reciprocally to the parasympathetic system.
The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)
Volume of circulating BLOOD. It is the sum of the PLASMA VOLUME and ERYTHROCYTE VOLUME.
Extraction of the FETUS by means of abdominal HYSTEROTOMY.
An alpha-2 adrenergic agonist that has both central and peripheral nervous system effects. Its primary clinical use is as an antihypertensive agent.
Procedure in which an anesthetic is injected into the epidural space.
The ENTERIC NERVOUS SYSTEM; PARASYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM; and SYMPATHETIC NERVOUS SYSTEM taken together. Generally speaking, the autonomic nervous system regulates the internal environment during both peaceful activity and physical or emotional stress. Autonomic activity is controlled and integrated by the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM, especially the HYPOTHALAMUS and the SOLITARY NUCLEUS, which receive information relayed from VISCERAL AFFERENTS.
The study of systems, particularly electronic systems, which function after the manner of, in a manner characteristic of, or resembling living systems. Also, the science of applying biological techniques and principles to the design of electronic systems.
Solutions having the same osmotic pressure as blood serum, or another solution with which they are compared. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed & Dorland, 28th ed)
Receptors in the vascular system, particularly the aorta and carotid sinus, which are sensitive to stretch of the vessel walls.
An alpha-1 adrenergic agonist used as a mydriatic, nasal decongestant, and cardiotonic agent.
Precursor of epinephrine that is secreted by the adrenal medulla and is a widespread central and autonomic neurotransmitter. Norepinephrine is the principal transmitter of most postganglionic sympathetic fibers and of the diffuse projection system in the brain arising from the locus ceruleus. It is also found in plants and is used pharmacologically as a sympathomimetic.
The flow of BLOOD through or around an organ or region of the body.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
A response by the BARORECEPTORS to increased BLOOD PRESSURE. Increased pressure stretches BLOOD VESSELS which activates the baroreceptors in the vessel walls. The net response of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM is a reduction of central sympathetic outflow. This reduces blood pressure both by decreasing peripheral VASCULAR RESISTANCE and by lowering CARDIAC OUTPUT. Because the baroreceptors are tonically active, the baroreflex can compensate rapidly for both increases and decreases in blood pressure.
Drugs used in the treatment of acute or chronic vascular HYPERTENSION regardless of pharmacological mechanism. Among the antihypertensive agents are DIURETICS; (especially DIURETICS, THIAZIDE); ADRENERGIC BETA-ANTAGONISTS; ADRENERGIC ALPHA-ANTAGONISTS; ANGIOTENSIN-CONVERTING ENZYME INHIBITORS; CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKERS; GANGLIONIC BLOCKERS; and VASODILATOR AGENTS.
The circulation of blood through the BLOOD VESSELS supplying the abdominal VISCERA.
An imidazoline sympatholytic agent that stimulates ALPHA-2 ADRENERGIC RECEPTORS and central IMIDAZOLINE RECEPTORS. It is commonly used in the management of HYPERTENSION.
The physiological widening of BLOOD VESSELS by relaxing the underlying VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE.
The porcine antidiuretic hormone (VASOPRESSINS). It is a cyclic nonapeptide that differs from ARG-VASOPRESSIN by one amino acid, containing a LYSINE at residue 8 instead of an ARGININE. Lys-vasopressin is used to treat DIABETES INSIPIDUS or to improve vasomotor tone and BLOOD PRESSURE.
The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.
Any liquid used to replace blood plasma, usually a saline solution, often with serum albumins, dextrans or other preparations. These substances do not enhance the oxygen- carrying capacity of blood, but merely replace the volume. They are also used to treat dehydration.
Loss of consciousness due to a reduction in blood pressure that is associated with an increase in vagal tone and peripheral vasodilation.
The long-term (minutes to hours) administration of a fluid into the vein through venipuncture, either by letting the fluid flow by gravity or by pumping it.
A strain of albino rat used widely for experimental purposes because of its calmness and ease of handling. It was developed by the Sprague-Dawley Animal Company.
A synthetic mineralocorticoid with anti-inflammatory activity.
Forced expiratory effort against a closed GLOTTIS.
Therapy for the insufficient cleansing of the BLOOD by the kidneys based on dialysis and including hemodialysis, PERITONEAL DIALYSIS, and HEMODIAFILTRATION.
A direct-acting vasodilator that is used as an antihypertensive agent.
A stable, non-explosive inhalation anesthetic, relatively free from significant side effects.
Injections made into a vein for therapeutic or experimental purposes.
A widely used local anesthetic agent.
An involuntary movement or exercise of function in a part, excited in response to a stimulus applied to the periphery and transmitted to the brain or spinal cord.
The posture of an individual lying face up.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Procedure in which patients are induced into an unconscious state through use of various medications so that they do not feel pain during surgery.
Persistently high systemic arterial BLOOD PRESSURE. Based on multiple readings (BLOOD PRESSURE DETERMINATION), hypertension is currently defined as when SYSTOLIC PRESSURE is consistently greater than 140 mm Hg or when DIASTOLIC PRESSURE is consistently 90 mm Hg or more.
Drugs used to cause dilation of the blood vessels.
A condition caused by the failure of body to dissipate heat in an excessively hot environment or during PHYSICAL EXERTION in a hot environment. Contrast to HEAT EXHAUSTION, the body temperature in heat stroke patient is dangerously high with red, hot skin accompanied by DELUSIONS; CONVULSIONS; or COMA. It can be a life-threatening emergency and is most common in infants and the elderly.
An acute hypersensitivity reaction due to exposure to a previously encountered ANTIGEN. The reaction may include rapidly progressing URTICARIA, respiratory distress, vascular collapse, systemic SHOCK, and death.
Abnormally rapid heartbeat, usually with a HEART RATE above 100 beats per minute for adults. Tachycardia accompanied by disturbance in the cardiac depolarization (cardiac arrhythmia) is called tachyarrhythmia.
The constant checking on the state or condition of a patient during the course of a surgical operation (e.g., checking of vital signs).
The restoration to life or consciousness of one apparently dead. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Method for determining the circulating blood volume by introducing a known quantity of foreign substance into the blood and determining its concentration some minutes later when thorough mixing has occurred. From these two values the blood volume can be calculated by dividing the quantity of injected material by its concentration in the blood at the time of uniform mixing. Generally expressed as cubic centimeters or liters per kilogram of body weight.
The blood pressure in the ARTERIES. It is commonly measured with a SPHYGMOMANOMETER on the upper arm which represents the arterial pressure in the BRACHIAL ARTERY.
Measurement of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
X-ray visualization of the spinal cord following injection of contrast medium into the spinal arachnoid space.
Volume of PLASMA in the circulation. It is usually measured by INDICATOR DILUTION TECHNIQUES.
A nonflammable, halogenated, hydrocarbon anesthetic that provides relatively rapid induction with little or no excitement. Analgesia may not be adequate. NITROUS OXIDE is often given concomitantly. Because halothane may not produce sufficient muscle relaxation, supplemental neuromuscular blocking agents may be required. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p178)
The combination of hemodialysis and hemofiltration either simultaneously or sequentially. Convective transport (hemofiltration) may be better for removal of larger molecular weight substances and diffusive transport (hemodialysis) for smaller molecular weight solutes.
The processes whereby the internal environment of an organism tends to remain balanced and stable.
The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.
The symptom of PAIN in the cranial region. It may be an isolated benign occurrence or manifestation of a wide variety of HEADACHE DISORDERS.
The blood pressure in the central large VEINS of the body. It is distinguished from peripheral venous pressure which occurs in an extremity.
Agents having as their major action the interruption of neural transmission at nicotinic receptors on postganglionic autonomic neurons. Because their actions are so broad, including blocking of sympathetic and parasympathetic systems, their therapeutic use has been largely supplanted by more specific drugs. They may still be used in the control of blood pressure in patients with acute dissecting aortic aneurysm and for the induction of hypotension in surgery.
A free radical gas produced endogenously by a variety of mammalian cells, synthesized from ARGININE by NITRIC OXIDE SYNTHASE. Nitric oxide is one of the ENDOTHELIUM-DEPENDENT RELAXING FACTORS released by the vascular endothelium and mediates VASODILATION. It also inhibits platelet aggregation, induces disaggregation of aggregated platelets, and inhibits platelet adhesion to the vascular endothelium. Nitric oxide activates cytosolic GUANYLATE CYCLASE and thus elevates intracellular levels of CYCLIC GMP.
An autosomal disorder of the peripheral and autonomic nervous systems limited to individuals of Ashkenazic Jewish descent. Clinical manifestations are present at birth and include diminished lacrimation, defective thermoregulation, orthostatic hypotension (HYPOTENSION, ORTHOSTATIC), fixed pupils, excessive SWEATING, loss of pain and temperature sensation, and absent reflexes. Pathologic features include reduced numbers of small diameter peripheral nerve fibers and autonomic ganglion neurons. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1348; Nat Genet 1993;4(2):160-4)
Antidiuretic hormones released by the NEUROHYPOPHYSIS of all vertebrates (structure varies with species) to regulate water balance and OSMOLARITY. In general, vasopressin is a nonapeptide consisting of a six-amino-acid ring with a cysteine 1 to cysteine 6 disulfide bridge or an octapeptide containing a CYSTINE. All mammals have arginine vasopressin except the pig with a lysine at position 8. Vasopressin, a vasoconstrictor, acts on the KIDNEY COLLECTING DUCTS to increase water reabsorption, increase blood volume and blood pressure.
The active sympathomimetic hormone from the ADRENAL MEDULLA. It stimulates both the alpha- and beta- adrenergic systems, causes systemic VASOCONSTRICTION and gastrointestinal relaxation, stimulates the HEART, and dilates BRONCHI and cerebral vessels. It is used in ASTHMA and CARDIAC FAILURE and to delay absorption of local ANESTHETICS.
A potent narcotic analgesic, abuse of which leads to habituation or addiction. It is primarily a mu-opioid agonist. Fentanyl is also used as an adjunct to general anesthetics, and as an anesthetic for induction and maintenance. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1078)
A strain of albino rat developed at the Wistar Institute that has spread widely at other institutions. This has markedly diluted the original strain.
Anesthesia caused by the breathing of anesthetic gases or vapors or by insufflating anesthetic gases or vapors into the respiratory tract.

Nitric oxide limits the eicosanoid-dependent bronchoconstriction and hypotension induced by endothelin-1 in the guinea-pig. (1/1770)

1. This study attempts to investigate if endogenous nitric oxide (NO) can modulate the eicosanoid-releasing properties of intravenously administered endothelin-1 (ET-1) in the pulmonary and circulatory systems in the guinea-pig. 2. The nitric oxide synthase blocker N(omega)-nitro-L-arginine methyl ester (L-NAME; 300 microM; 30 min infusion) potentiated, in an L-arginine sensitive fashion, the release of thromboxane A2 (TxA2) stimulated by ET-1, the selective ET(B) receptor agonist IRL 1620 (Suc-[Glu9,Ala11,15]-ET-1(8-21)) or bradykinin (BK) (5, 50 and 50 nM, respectively, 3 min infusion) in guinea-pig isolated and perfused lungs. 3. In anaesthetized and ventilated guinea-pigs intravenous injection of ET-1 (0.1-1.0 nmol kg(-1)), IRL 1620 (0.2-1.6 nmol kg(-1)), BK (1.0-10.0 nmol kg(-1)) or U 46619 (0.2-5.7 nmol kg(-1)) each induced dose-dependent increases in pulmonary insufflation pressure (PIP). Pretreatment with L-NAME (5 mg kg(-1)) did not change basal PIP, but increased, in L-arginine sensitive manner, the magnitude of the PIP increases (in both amplitude and duration) triggered by each of the peptides (at 0.25, 0.4 and 1.0 nmol kg(-1), respectively), without modifying bronchoconstriction caused by U 46619 (0.57 nmol kg(-1)). 4. The increases in PIP induced by ET-1, IRL 1620 (0.25 and 0.4 nmol kg(-1), respectively) or U 46619 (0.57 nmol kg(-1)) were accompanied by rapid and transient increases of mean arterial blood pressure (MAP). Pretreatment with L-NAME (5 mg kg(-1); i.v. raised basal MAP persistently and, under this condition, subsequent administration of ET-1 or IRL 1620, but not of U-46619, induced hypotensive responses which were prevented by pretreatment with the cyclo-oxygenase inhibitor indomethacin. 5. Thus, endogenous NO appears to modulate ET-1-induced bronchoconstriction and pressor effects in the guinea-pig by limiting the peptide's ability to induce, possibly via ET(B) receptors, the release of TxA2 in the lungs and of vasodilatory prostanoids in the systemic circulation. Furthermore, it would seem that these eicosanoid-dependent actions of ET-1 in the pulmonary system and on systemic arterial resistance in this species are physiologically dissociated.  (+info)

The Janus-faced aspect of 'dry weight'. (2/1770)

BACKGROUND: The goal of haemodialysis treatment in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients is to correct the complications of the uraemic condition. Among the main complications are fluid overload and subsequent hypertension that are corrected by achievement of 'dry weight'. We report in this study the evolution of post-dialysis body-weight and blood pressure in patients who began their HD treatment in our unit. METHODS: We studied the monthly evolution of post-dialysis body-weight (expressed as a percentage of pre-dialysis body-weight at the first HD treatment) and predialysis mean arterial pressure (MAP) over 24 months in 61 patients (21 females, mean age 59.8 years; 20% diabetic), treated with cellulosic membranes for 8 h, 3 times a week. RESULTS: The post-dialysis body-weight decreased between the onset of HD and month 2 (M2) (-4.40+/-0.52%). Then it went up, reaching -1.56+/-0.96% at M6, +0.3+/-1.27% at M12, +1.27+/-1.38% at M18 and +1.64+/-1.33% at M24. The post-dialysis body-weight increased by 6% between M2 and M24. The mean arterial pressure (MAP) decreased from 111.3+/-2.5 mmHg at M0 to 94.4+/-1.7 at M6, and then remained stable after M6. Between M2 and M6 the post-dialysis body-weight increased, whereas the predialysis MAP continued to decline. The incidence of hypotension episodes was maximal during the first 4 months of HD treatment. CONCLUSIONS: After the second month of dialysis treatment, the simultaneous increase of post-dialysis body-weight and decrease of pre-dialysis MAP are related to the effects of two processes, i.e. increased weight as the result of anabolism induced by the HD treatment on the one hand and normalization of blood pressure by fluid removal on the other. Continuous clinical assessment of the patient is necessary to provide adequate prescription of post-dialysis body-weight. During the first months of HD treatment, the nephrologist, like Janus, is a double-faced gatekeeper: he must be willing to decrease post-dialysis weight to achieve 'dry weight' and to normalize blood pressure, but he must also be prepared to increase it to compensate for anabolism and to avoid episodes of hypotension.  (+info)

Hypotension induced by exercise is associated with enhanced release of adenyl purines from aged rat artery. (3/1770)

To determine whether the antihypertensive effects of exercise are associated with release of ATP and its metabolites from arteries, we assayed blood pressure and the release of adenine nucleotides and nucleosides from the caudal arteries of exercised and sedentary aged hypercholesterolemic rats. Exercise on a treadmill for 12 wk significantly decreased the rise in systolic and diastolic blood pressure by 7.5 and 15.9%, respectively, with advanced age. The concentrations of oleic, linoleic, and linolenic acids in the caudal artery decreased significantly with exercise, demonstrating an association between exercise and the unsaturation index of caudal arterial fatty acids. The amounts of total adenyl purines released by the arterial segments from exercised rats, both spontaneously and in response to norepinephrine, were significantly greater by 80.0 and 60.7%, respectively, than those released by tissues from sedentary rats. These results suggest that exercise alters the membrane fatty acid composition in aged rats as well as the release of ATP from vascular endothelial cells and that these factors are associated with the regression of the rise in blood pressure normally observed with advanced age.  (+info)

Mediation of humoral catecholamine secretion by the renin-angiotensin system in hypotensive rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). (4/1770)

The individual contributions of, and potential interactions between, the renin-angiotensin system (RAS) and the humoral adrenergic stress response to blood pressure regulation were examined in rainbow trout. Intravenous injection of the smooth muscle relaxant, papaverine (10 mg/kg), elicited a transient decrease in dorsal aortic blood pressure (PDA) and systemic vascular resistance (RS), and significant increases in plasma angiotensin II (Ang II) and catecholamine concentrations. Blockade of alpha-adrenoceptors before papaverine treatment prevented PDA and RS recovery, had no effect on the increase in plasma catecholamines, and resulted in greater plasma Ang II concentrations. Administration of the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor, lisinopril (10(-4) mol/kg), before papaverine treatment attenuated the increases in the plasma concentrations of Ang II, adrenaline, and noradrenaline by 90, 79, and 40%, respectively and also prevented PDA and RS recovery. By itself, lisinopril treatment caused a gradual and sustained decrease in PDA and RS, and reductions in basal plasma Ang II and adrenaline concentrations. Bolus injection of a catecholamine cocktail (4 nmol/kg noradrenaline plus 40 nmol/kg adrenaline) in the lisinopril+papaverine-treated trout, to supplement their circulating catecholamine concentrations and mimic those observed in fish treated only with papaverine, resulted in a temporary recovery in PDA and RS. These results indicate that the RAS and the acute humoral adrenergic response are both recruited during an acute hypotensive stress, and have important roles in the compensatory response to hypotension in rainbow trout. However, whereas the contribution of the RAS to PDA recovery is largely indirect and relies on an Ang II-mediated secretion of catecholamines, the contribution from the adrenergic system is direct and relies at least in part on plasma catecholamines.  (+info)

Sudden death in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: potential importance of altered autonomic control of vasculature. (5/1770)

Current evidence suggests that alterations in the autonomic function and abnormal vascular control play a significant role either as independent triggers themselves or as modifiers of ischaemia and tolerance to to arrhythmias. A combination of several factors--that is, arrhythmia, hypotension, altered autonomic function including vascular control, and ischaemia are therefore likely to act as triggers for sudden death. The relative contribution of each of these factors needs further detailed study.  (+info)

Effects of isoflurane anesthesia on pulmonary vascular response to K+ ATP channel activation and circulatory hypotension in chronically instrumented dogs. (6/1770)

BACKGROUND: The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of isoflurane anesthesia on the pulmonary vascular responses to exogenous adenosine triphosphate-sensitive potassium (K+ ATP) channel activation and circulatory hypotension compared with responses measured in the conscious state. In addition, the extent to which K+ ATP channel inhibition modulates the pulmonary vascular response to circulatory hypotension in conscious and isoflurane-anesthetized dogs was assessed. METHODS: Fifteen conditioned, male mongrel dogs were fitted with instruments for long-term monitoring to measure the left pulmonary vascular pressure-flow relation. The dose-response relation to the K+ ATP channel agonist, lemakalim, and the pulmonary vascular response to circulatory hypotension were assessed in conscious and isoflurane-anesthetized (approximately 1.2 minimum alveolar concentration) dogs. The effect of the selective K+ ATP channel antagonist, glibenclamide, on the pulmonary vascular response to hypotension was also assessed in conscious and isoflurane-anesthetized dogs. RESULTS: Isoflurane had no effect on the baseline pulmonary circulation, but it attenuated (P<0.05) the pulmonary vasodilator response to lemakalim. Reducing the mean systemic arterial pressure to approximately 50 mm Hg resulted in pulmonary vasoconstriction (P<0.05) in the conscious state, and this response was attenuated (P<0.05) during isoflurane. Glibenclamide had no effect on the baseline pulmonary circulation, but it potentiated (P<0.05) the pulmonary vasoconstrictor response to hypotension in conscious and isoflurane-anesthetized dogs. CONCLUSIONS: These results indicate that K+ ATP-mediated pulmonary vasodilation and the pulmonary vasoconstrictor response to hypotension are attenuated during isoflurane anesthesia. Endogenous K+ ATP channel activation modulates the pulmonary vasoconstrictor response to hypotension in the conscious state, and this effect is preserved during isoflurane anesthesia.  (+info)

Spike generation from dorsal roots and cutaneous afferents by hypoxia or hypercapnia in the rat in vivo. (7/1770)

The present study aimed at investigating the responsiveness of different parts of the primary afferent neurones to a brief hypoxia, hypercapnia or ischaemia under in vivo conditions. Action potentials were recorded in separate groups of anaesthetized rats from (i) the peripheral end of the central stump of the cut L3, L4 or L5 dorsal root (dorsal root preparation); (ii) the central end of the peripheral stump of the cut saphenous nerve (saphenous-receptor preparation); (iii) the distal end of a segment of the saphenous nerve cut at both ends (axon preparation). In paralysed animals interruption of artificial ventilation for 20-60 s elicited or increased the frequency of action potentials in both the dorsal root and saphenous-receptor preparations. Activation of these preparations was also achieved by inspiration of gas mixtures containing 10-0% oxygen (mixed with nitrogen) or 20-50% carbon dioxide (mixed with oxygen) which elicited in the blood a decrease in PO2 or an increase in PCO2 with a fall in pH. Occlusion of the femoral artery for 3 min also caused spike generation in the saphenous-receptor preparations with little alteration in blood pressure. All these stimuli failed to evoke action potentials in the axon preparations. Systemic (300 mg kg-1 s.c.) or perineural (2%) capsaicin pretreatment failed to inhibit the effect of hypoxia, hypercapnia or ischaemia, indicating a significant contribution of capsaicin-insensitive neurones to the responses. It is concluded that central and peripheral terminals but not axons of primary afferent neurones are excited by a brief hypoxia or hypercapnia and the peripheral terminals by a short local ischaemia as well. Excitation of central terminals by hypoxia or hypercapnia revealed in this way an antidromic activation of dorsal roots in response to natural chemical stimuli.  (+info)

Effects of phosphodiesterase inhibitors after coronary artery bypass grafting. (8/1770)

The aim of this study was to estimate the postoperative effects of phosphodiesterase (PDE) inhibitors (milrinone and olprinone) after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). To prevent hypotension caused by the PDE inhibitors, low dose of catecholamines were used concomitantly. A total of 34 elective CABG cases were tested. In 12 cases, 0.25 microg kg(-1) min(-1) of milrinone, 3 microg kg(-1) min(-1) of dobutamine (DOB) and dopamine (DOA) were used concomitantly (Group-M). In another 10 patients, 0.1 microg kg(-1) min(-1) of olprinone and the same doses of the catecholamines were infused (Group-O). As a control, the same doses of DOA and DOB only were administered in 12 patients (Group-C). When the pump flow of the cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) decreased to half, these drugs were given in all groups. Hemodynamics were recorded before CPB, just after the operation, and 3, 6, 12, 24, 48 and 72 h after the operation. Both milrinone and olprinone increased the cardiac index and decreased systemic vascular resistance to almost the same degree. Olprinone decreased mean aortic and pulmonary artery pressures, and also significantly reduced the preload of both right and left heart compared with milrinone. Significant hypotension was not detected due to the concomitant usage of low-dose catecholamines. This concomitant usage of PDE inhibitors and catecholamines allowed easy weaning from CPB, demonstrating excellent hemodynamics after CABG. Good oxygen demand and supply balance were maintained in peripheral tissue. These results suggest that these new PDE inhibitors may be effective not only for weaning from CPB but also for post-cardiotomy cardiogenic shock.  (+info)

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Low blood pressure can definitely affect pregnancy. For a woman who is pregnant, low blood pressure can lead to fainting or dizziness. While fainting or dizziness is generally not too serious of a concern, the risks involved with falling due to dizziness or fainting present a risk to a pregnant woman in that a severe fall could greatly injure her or her baby. Still, low blood pressure is not as serious of a concern for the pregnant woman as high blood pressure is. Low blood pressure during pregnancy is not as common as high blood pressure during pregnancy, either.. The most common cause for low blood pressure, both for the pregnant woman and for the person who is not pregnant, tends to be dehydration. When fluids in the body are not replaced, it drastically affects the way that blood flows within the body. In addition, the heat that often contributes to dehydration can also contribute to low blood pressure. Standing for long periods during pregnancy can also affect your blood pressure during ...
A blood pressure reading of 90 millimetres of mercury or less during systole and 60mm of mercury or less during diastole is considered as low blood pressure. This condition is known as hypo tension in medical terms. Low blood pressure can cause dizziness, vomiting sensation and fainting. In severe cases, low blood pressure is life threatening. When blood pressure is low, the brain fails to get an adequate supply of blood and cause fainting. Low blood pressure is caused by various conditions such as heart problems, endocrine problems, dehydration, and lack of nutrients in diet, medications, blood loss or pregnancy. Depending on the reason for low blood pressure, you can take certain preventive steps to avoid the symptoms and can use some home remedies to get rid of the symptoms. ...
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People often talk about hypertension, which is high blood pressure because of its common occurrence in human especially to the elders. This is very true as this illness can contribute to unlimited complications in health. On the other hand, hypotension, which is low blood pressure, has been very much lesser in discussion. Although it is far less often, it cannot be taken lightly as it is also an important health issue, impacting on your well-being. It is a condition, in which a persons blood pressure becomes very low, leading to symptoms like nausea, lightheadedness, dizziness, fatigue, difficulty in breathing, blurred vision, loss of consciousness, palpitations and cold. Low blood pressure also means that there is not enough blood reaching your heart or brain, and other important organs of your body. The proper treatment for low blood pressure depends on the exact cause. Nonetheless, you can try some simple home remedies to alleviate the symptoms. When dealing with low blood pressure, it is ...
In general, doctors will say you have low blood pressure if your blood pressure is below 90/60. However the truth is that there are people with such blood pressure (and below) who live perfectly normal lives, so that in the end the presence of symptoms is what really determines whether you suffer from low blood pressure or not. Thats because in itself low-ish blood pressure does not pose a direct threat to your health.. Also, there are other patients with blood pressures somewhere between 120/80 and 90/60 who do have the signs of low blood pressure. If you want reliable readings of blood pressure, use Omron BP785 blood pressure monitor.. There is ray ban outlet a whole range of daily factors that Cheap Ray Ban Sunglasses can temporarily induce a low blood pressure such as stress, age, temperature, time of the day (e.g. evening) and time since the last meal. Also, staying in bed for a very long time causes a temporary drop in blood pressure.. These dont make for huge differences in blood ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Deep learning models for the prediction of intraoperative hypotension. AU - Lee, Solam. AU - Lee, Hyung Chul. AU - Chu, Yu Seong. AU - Song, Seung Woo. AU - Ahn, Gyo Jin. AU - Lee, Hunju. AU - Yang, Sejung. AU - Koh, Sang Baek. N1 - Funding Information: MD-PhD/Medical Scientist Training Program through the Korea Health Industry Development Institute , funded by the Ministry of Health and Welfare , Republic of Korea. Publisher Copyright: © 2021 British Journal of Anaesthesia. PY - 2021/4. Y1 - 2021/4. N2 - Background: Intraoperative hypotension is associated with a risk of postoperative organ dysfunction. In this study, we aimed to present deep learning algorithms for real-time predictions 5, 10, and 15 min before a hypotensive event. Methods: In this retrospective observational study, deep learning algorithms were developed and validated using biosignal waveforms acquired from patient monitoring of noncardiac surgery. The classification model was a binary classifier of a ...
Keywords: Acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, end stage renal disease (ESRD), general anesthesia, hemodialysis, intraoperative hypotension, preventative nephrology.. Abstract: Background/Objective: Intraoperative hypotension (IOH) invariably follows the induction of general anesthesia during surgical operations. The current prevailing and predominant consensus is that IOH has immense clinical benefits such as reduced bleeding, less need for blood transfusions, and shorter surgery times. Simultaneously, it is assumed that IOH is devoid of adverse renal, hepatic and neurological consequences. Emerging new evidence and our experiences suggest a strong link between IOH and postoperative acute kidney injury (AKI). Method/Case Reports: We report on three case presentations to illustrate the impact of IOH on postoperative AKI. Conclusion: Our recent experiences suggest and show a link between IOH and postoperative AKI. Sun et al. (2015) recently demonstrated that postoperative AKI was ...
Hypertension and intradialytic hypotension are common complications in patients on chronic maintenance hemodialysis (HD). Sodium balance is important in mediating both processes. Recent evidence shows that individualization of the sodium concentration in the dialysate to match the patients own serum sodium results in less thirst, less interdialytic weight gain, less HD-related symptoms, and better blood pressure control. In this project we plan to evaluate the safety and tolerability of sodium individualization in hypotension-prone patients in order to generate pilot data for a larger study in patients with intradialytic hypotension. In this protocol, we will recruit 7 hypotension-prone subjects. We will use an open-label cross-over design with randomized blocks. After a 3-week baseline period where pre-HD serum sodium will be measured weekly to establish each patients average serum sodium, subjects will be randomized to 2 weeks on standard dialysate sodium (140 mmol/L) or individualized ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Pilot Study of the Effects of High-Protein Meals During Hemodialysis on Intradialytic Hypotension in Patients Undergoing Maintenance Hemodialysis. AU - Choi, Mun Sun. AU - Kistler, Brandon. AU - Wiese, Gretchen N.. AU - Stremke, Elizabeth R.. AU - Wright, Amy J.. AU - Moorthi, Ranjani N.. AU - Moe, Sharon M.. AU - Hill Gallant, Kathleen M.. PY - 2019/3. Y1 - 2019/3. N2 - Objective: Patients undergoing hemodialysis (HD) have high protein and energy requirements, and protein-energy wasting is common and associated with poor outcomes. Eating during dialysis may improve nutritional status by counteracting the catabolic effects of HD treatment; but eating during HD may be discouraged because of concerns of postprandial hypotension. However, little data are available to support this practice. In this study, we hypothesized that high-protein meals during HD do not lead to symptomatic intradialytic hypotension events. Design: A 9-week, nonrandomized, parallel-arm study. Setting: A single ...
Low blood pressure is something many people want to have, but some people can have blood pressure that is too low. Blood pressure that is too low can cause symptoms like dizziness and fainting, and it can even be fatal. Abnormally blood pressure can be caused by dehydration or a number of medical problems. Signs and symptoms of low blood pressure include blurred vision, nausea, fatigue, inability to concentrate, fainting, and lightheadedness or dizziness.. Extremely low blood pressure can cause clammy, cold, pallid skin, a weak pulse, and rapid breathing. Even occasional symptoms associated with low blood pressure can be a cause for concern. Thats why its best to get checked out by a doctor as soon as you start to see problems. While some people think of low blood pressure as something desirable, abnormally low blood pressure just might send you to the emergency room.. ...
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Adrenal glands. The adrenal glands are two small glands that are located just above your kidneys. They produce hormones that control your blood pressure and maintain the balance of salt and water in your body. One of the hormones they produce is aldosterone, which is responsible for controlling the amount of salt in your body.. If your adrenal glands become damaged - for example through an infection or a tumour - the production of aldosterone may be reduced, resulting in a loss of salt from your body. This can cause dehydration which, in turn, leads to low blood pressure. If a problem with your adrenal glands is diagnosed, it can be treated by increasing the amount of aldosterone in your body. This could also be a symptom of Addisons disease (a condition in which the adrenal glands cannot produce enough of the hormones cortisol and aldosterone). Addisons disease can also be treated with medication. Serious injuries and shock. Low blood pressure can also be caused by serious injuries or burns, ...
Low blood pressure or hypotensionHypotension is the medical term for low blood pressure, or more precisely, for blood pressure in which the top number is 90 mm Hg or less, and the bottom number is 60 mm Hg or less.
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I went to the doctors recently and it seems I have low blood pressure. They havent ordered any additional tests, and I was feeling okay, but in the past couple of weeks or so I have actually noticed some light-headedness (but no blacking out or anything like that). Im eating and drinking enough calories so it cant be that (I used to suffer from an ED but not any more). I wondered if anyone else has had problems with low blood pressure in the past? Could I be deficient in some kind of nutrient ...
Low blood pressure has made me really really tired too. Make sure you never stand up too fast.. especially in the morning (to avoid freighting). Eat plenty of fruit (to keep your blood sugar at the correct level). And try to do a little light excercise (i know this may be the last thing you fancy doing but it can help!). My doctor told me the low blood pressure was due to my blood being sent to all different places at the moment ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Octreotide for treatment of intraoperative hypotension due to an unexpected neuroblastoma in an adult. AU - Jaffe, R. S.. AU - Ankunding, J.. AU - Goodnight Jr, James E. PY - 1994. Y1 - 1994. KW - Neuroblastoma. KW - Neuroendocrine tumors. KW - Octreotide. KW - Somatostatin. UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0027994737&partnerID=8YFLogxK. UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0027994737&partnerID=8YFLogxK. M3 - Article. C2 - 7978489. AN - SCOPUS:0027994737. VL - 81. SP - 1294. EP - 1296. JO - Anesthesiology. JF - Anesthesiology. SN - 0003-3022. IS - 5. ER - ...
In this systematic review, no evidence was found to suggest that intravenous albumin is superior to normal saline for the treatment of symptomatic hypotension in maintenance haemodialysis patients with intradialytic hypotension ...
Hypotension or low blood pressure can be defined as blood pressure less than 90/60 mmHg in adults. It can affect your health, thus, it is important to keep it in control.
What are the causes of low blood pressure? It turns out there are quite a few of them.. Unearthing the causes of hypotension is important because they have to be dealt with before treating the clinical conditions of low blood pressure.. Anti-hypertensive drugs are one possible cause. If someone with high blood pressure continues to take such drugs without adequate supervision, it can result in a buildup of the drug in the body which can cause blood pressure to drop below acceptable levels.. That is why patients on beta-blockers must be monitored closely to ensure that they do not end up with adverse effects like hypotension.. Diuretic medications can cause this problem if the drugs are overused. In fact, they can lower blood pressure to dangerous levels if not taken correctly.. Cardiac problems can, of course, cause low blood pressure. Problems like tricuspid regurgitation, which is a valve-related issue, can result in the condition.. Traumas such as severe burns can lower blood pressure ...
In absolute terms hypotension or low blood pressure can be defined as a blood pressure lower than 80/50 mmHg. The potential causes range from dehydration to serious medical disorders and the condition itself becomes clinically important when it is associated with symptoms. The diagnosis of hypotension is based on the medical history, a physical exam and test results.
Learn more about the causes, symptoms and treatment of low blood pressure, a condition in which your blood pressure reading is lower than normal.
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Low blood pressure, also known as hypotension occurs when blood pressure falls below the normal pressure level, which is 120/80 mmHg. People with low BP may experience symptoms of dizziness fainting as the blood flow to the brain and other vital organs become insufficient. Consequently, these vital organs cannot function properly, and they may suffer from damage that could be temporary or even permanent.. ...
People often talk about hypertension, which is high blood pressure because of its common occurrence in human especially to the elders. This is very true as this illness can contribute to unlimited complications in health. On the other hand, hypotension, which is low blood pressure, has been very much lesser in discussion. Although it is far less often, it cannot be taken lightly as it is also an important health issue, impacting on your well-being. It is a condition, in which a persons blood pressure becomes very low, leading to symptoms like nausea, lightheadedness, dizziness, fatigue, difficulty in breathing, blurred vision, loss of consciousness, palpitations and cold. Low blood pressure also means that there is not enough blood reaching your heart or brain, and other important organs of your body. The proper treatment for low blood pressure depends on the exact cause. Nonetheless, you can try some simple home remedies to alleviate the symptoms. When dealing with low blood pressure, it is ...
Hypotension, or low blood pressure, occurs when your blood pressure drops below the normal range, which is around 120 (systolic)/80 (diastolic) for the average person.
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Do you feel dizzy when you stand up quickly? You may have low blood pressure - a.k.a hypotension. This guide tells you everything you need to know.
Low blood pressure at birth is a widespread phenomenon. The best way for a temporary increase of blood pressure provided that it falls too low (e.g. 90-50 mmHg) is by preparing yourself a salted ayran (kefir). In a glass of 250 ml of ayran pour one level teaspoon of salt. Mix well by stirring. Drink it. Up to 30 minutes your blood will begin to rise and up to 1 hour it will be normal. The coffee is not suitable way for lifting blood pressure because it increases the heart rate and human physiology is so arranged that by increasing the pulse blood pressure falls proportionally. Moving also increases the blood pressure. The warm weather give cause for serious decrease in blood pressure. ...
If your low blood iron levels are due to deficiency and no other causes then you can do 2 things: a) take an iron-folic acid-vit C supplement like FeroFolic for about 3 months b) eat more iron-rich foods - organ meats, esp liver, red meat, poultry, fish, egg yolk, iron-fortified breakfast cereals, dried fruit. If you follow the instructions for FeroFolic then you wont overdose. Unfortunately there is not much that can be done from a dietary point of view for your low blood pressure, unless you are avoiding salt intake totally? If this is the case, then take a little more salt on your food, but dont go overboard, as excess salt can harm the kidneys. If the iron deficiency has not cleared up in 3 months, then you should consult your dr so they he/she can check if there is a physical cause for the low iron levels such as high blood loss during menstruation, internal bleeding, etc ...
Low blood pressure and weight loss: I am 31 weeks pregnant. During my last prenatal visit, I found that I have lost my weight by 2.5 kgs and my BP measured 100-70. My doctor assures that everything is fine. But still I am too worried. Is it normal to lose weight in third trimester and have low BP? - BabyCenter India
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Kotani Y, Kataoka Y, Izawa J, Fujioka S, Yoshida T, Kumasawa J, Kwong JSW. High versus low blood pressure targets for cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2019, Issue 11. Art. No.: CD013494. DOI: 10.1002/14651858. ...
You suspect you may have low blood pressure symptoms. When you checked your blood pressure, the monitor read 90/60 mmHg. What does this mean? Is this numbe
Mine has been 90/52 (normally 110/70) for over a month and they said its low but they also said its better to be low than high. Im seeing an MFM and shes not concerned at all about my BP. My Mom suffers from low blood pressure and her doctor advices her to eat salty foods ...
Mine has been 90/52 (normally 110/70) for over a month and they said its low but they also said its better to be low than high. Im seeing an MFM and shes not concerned at all about my BP. My Mom suffers from low blood pressure and her doctor advices her to eat salty foods ...
BACKGROUND: Pre-loading with hetastarch decreases the incidence and severity of hypotension after spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery. However, pharmacokinetic studies with crystalloid predict that fluid loading should be more efficacious if rapidly administered immediately after induction of spinal anesthesia. The aim of this study was to compare pre- and co-loading of hetastarch for the prevention of hypotension following spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery.. METHODS: Forty-six healthy term parturients scheduled for cesarean delivery were randomized to receive 500 mL of 6% hetastarch intravenously, either slowly before spinal anesthesia (pre-loading) or as quickly as possible immediately after spinal anesthesia (co-loading). Systolic blood pressure was maintained at or above 90% of baseline with intravenous vasopressor boluses (ephedrine 5mg/mL+phenylephrine 25 microg/mL). The primary outcome was the volume of vasopressor mix required. Secondary outcomes included blood pressure and ...
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BACKGROUND: Recurrent intradialytic hypotension still is a major source of discomfort in hemodialysis patients today, its origin being subject to extensive research. Different hypotheses have been raised to unravel this problem, without forming one c
In many cases, lightheadedness and also vertigo are brought on by physical factors. Some individuals are born with a minor distinction in their inner ears, which can create them to feel dizzy. This is most generally called sensorineural hearing loss or more commonly described as dizziness. Various other physical elements consist of poor muscular tissue tone, including the muscle mass of the tongue and also the face muscles, and/or abnormalities of vision. Some signs and symptoms that are taken into consideration milder variations of wooziness are: the feeling of being out of your body, a feeling that gravity is kicking you in the stomach, lightheadedness, vomiting, ringing in the ears, sensations like you are going to lose consciousness, feeling detached from your body or globe, feeling like you are going crazy, or feelings that absolutely nothing makes good sense. Low Blood Pressure Nausea Dizziness Fatigue. vertigo is normally dealt with by one or more of the complying with therapy options. ...
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Background: Conventional hemodialysis (HD) is associated with dialysis-induced hypotension (DIH) and ineffective phosphate removal. As the main source of extracellular fluid removed during HD are the legs, we sought to reduce DIH and increase phosphate removal by using cycling and pneumatic compression, which would potentially provide higher venous return, preserving central blood flow and also offering more phosphate to the dialyzer. Methods: We evaluated 21 patients in a randomized crossover fashion in which each patient underwent 3 different HD: control; cycling exercise during the first 60 min; and pneumatic compression during the first 60 min. Data obtained included bioelectrical impedance, hourly blood pressure measurement, biochemical parameters, and direct quantification of phosphate through the dialysate. DIH was defined as a drop in mean arterial pressure (MAP) ,= 20 mm Hg. Results: There was no difference in the ultrafiltration rate (p = 0.628), delta weight (p = 0.415), delta of ...
Postural Hypotension/ Orthostatic Hypotension Hypotension: What is it? If you have hypotension it means that you have low blood pressure. Postural hypotension and orthostatic hypotension mean the same thing. When...
Introduction: Up to 50% of preterm infants admitted to intensive care units require cardio-circulatory support. The aim of the present study was to assess whether simultaneous monitoring of cerebral (cTOI) and peripheral tissue oxygenation index (pTOI) using near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) in combination with dedicated intervention guidelines may help avoiding arterial hypotension and catecholamine administration in preterm neonates.Study design: Preterm neonates Results: 49 preterm neonates were included in each group: NIRS group 33.1 (32.0-34.0) [Median: 25-75 centile] weeks of gestation and control group 33.4 (32.3-34.3) weeks of gestation. In the NIRS group echocardiography was performed in 17 preterm neonates due to NIRS measurements, whereby six neonates received further treatment. Percentage of neonates with any hypotensive episode during the 48-hours observational period was 32.6% in the NIRS group and 44.9% in the control group (p=0.214). Burden of hypotension (i.e. %mmHg of mean arterial
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute said: Many systems of the body, including organs, hormones, and nerves, regulate blood pressure.. Issues with the autonomic nervous system, such as Parkinsons disease, can also cause low blood pressure.. As there can be various underlying health conditions triggering low blood pressure, its best to get it checked out if you have symptoms.. When hypotension causes dizziness, or fainting, accidents can occur, causing injury to the affected person.. ...
Blood pressure can be high, normal or low.. If you consistently have a reading of 140/90 or higher, you may have high blood pressure (hypertension). High blood pressure increases your risk of developing some health conditions, including cardiovascular disease.. Generally, the lower your blood pressure, the healthier you are. As a general guide, the ideal blood pressure for a young healthy adult is 120/80 or lower. However, its possible to have abnormally low blood pressure.. People with a reading of around 90/60 or lower are generally considered to have low blood pressure. For some people with low blood pressure, there may be an underlying cause that could need treatment.. ...
Khanna, S, Sibbald, JR, Smith, DW and Day, Trevor 1994, Initiation of rat vasopressin cell responses to simulated hypotensive hemorrhage., The American journal of physiology, vol. 267, no. 4 Pt 2, pp. R1142-R1142. ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Segmental and total microvascular resistances during hemorrhagic hypotension in rabbit omentum. AU - Firrell, J. C.. AU - Lipowsky, H. H.. AU - Usami, S.. AU - Chien, S.. PY - 1984. Y1 - 1984. N2 - Single input-output microvascular modules in the rabbit omentum were studied to quantitate total modular resistance (R(T)) and the changes in resistance of successive serial segments (R(seg)) during hemorrhagic hypotension (55 mmHg for 1 h). R(T) was calculated from the pressure drop between input and output vessels and the total flow through the module. Changes in R(seg) were estimated from alterations in single microvessel hindrance (1/diam4) for selected microvessels within a module together with a correction for flow redistribution within each segment derived from changes in the proportion of total flow. Mean R(T) increased to 2.1 times control within the first 10 min of systemic hypotension and gradually declined over 1 h. Response of R(seg) varied in different generations of ...
Intra-dialytic hypotension (IDH) is defined as a fall in systolic blood pressure by ≥20 mmHg or in mean arterial pressure (MAP) by 10 mmHg correlated with symptoms, which include nausea, abdominal discomfort, yawning, sighing, vomiting, muscle cramps, restlessness, dizziness or fainting, and anxiety. It is the most common complications associated with hemodialysis treatment, which impairs the well-being of patient. Apart from that, it can aggravate cardiac arrhythmias and influence the coronary or result in cerebral ischemic diseases. In addition, the clinical IDH obstructs with an accurate dose delivery of dialysis therapeutics, as hypotension episodes lead to the compartment effect and cause suboptimal Kt/vUrea. Amongst the global population suffering from kidney failure, 76% of dialysis patients are reported to consume anti- hypertensive medications. Intra-dialytic hypotension is observed in 15% of the hemodialysis patients.. Since past few years, IDH market has gained traction, witnessed ...
Randomized studies assessing the role of BVM and BVM-guided UF biofeedback in the prevention of IDH are limited and of low quality. One the largest studies assessing BVM without biofeedback, which was done by Reddan et al., randomized 443 participants to BVM or conventional HD over a 6-month period. Participants in the BVM group had UF rates adjusted at the discretion of the bedside dialysis nurse with a suggested UF algorithm. Due to the need for manual adjustment of the UF rate, it is unclear if the nurses promptly responded to changes in relative blood volume using the suggested algorithm. In fact, the participants randomized to BVM had increased hospitalization and mortality, which may have reflected a lack of adherence to the UF algorithm, or alternatively could have been related to more cautious fluid removal due to the feedback provided by the BVM device [33].. However, when BVM is combined with biofeedback there may be a beneficial reduction in IDH and blood pressure [31, 32, 41, 54]. In ...
Orthostatic hypotension, also known as postural hypotension,[2] is a medical condition wherein a persons blood pressure falls when standing or sitting. The drop in blood pressure may be sudden (vasovagal orthostatic hypotension), within 3 minutes (classic orthostatic hypotension) or gradual (delayed orthostatic hypotension).[3] It is defined as a fall in systolic blood pressure of at least 20 mm Hg or diastolic blood pressure of at least 10 mm Hg when a person assumes a standing position. It occurs predominantly by delayed (or absent) constriction of the lower body blood vessels, which is normally required to maintain an adequate blood pressure when changing position to standing. As a result, blood pools in the blood vessels of the legs for a longer period and less is returned to the heart, thereby leading to a reduced cardiac output and inadequate blood flow to the brain. Very mild occasional orthostatic hypotension is common and can occur briefly in anyone, although it is prevalent in ...
We examined the prevalence of orthostatic hypotension and its association with glycemic control, as assessed by hemoglobin A1 (HbA1) concentration, in type 2 diabetic patients. The prevalence of orthostatic hypotension in 886 diabetics who were referred to our study and in 587 diabetics who were not given any antihypertensive drugs was 7% and 6%, respectively. The relationship between orthostatic hypotension and HbA1 levels was evaluated only in subjects not receiving antihypertensive drugs, since antihypertensive agents might induce orthostatic hypotension. HbA1 levels were 11.0 +/- 2.1% in the diabetic patients with orthostatic hypotension, which was significantly higher than the HbA1 levels of 9.9 +/- 2.2% in the diabetic patients without orthostatic hypotension. Multivariate analysis also revealed that the association remained significant after adjustment for the treatment and duration of diabetes, age, sex and body mass index. These findings suggest that glycemic control contributes to the
Orthostatic hypotension affects 20-30% of the population over 65.1&nbsp;Orthostatic hypotension or postural hypotension is a form of low blood pressure that occurs when you stand up from a sitting or lying down position. It is defined as a drop in sy
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When you think about water and blood pressure the link between dehydration and low blood pressure probably comes to mind. Dehydration is a potential cause of low blood pressure due to resulting decreased blood volume leading to reduced pressure against artery walls.. However, did you know not drinking enough water can lead to high blood pressure?. When you do not drink adequate water the body will compensate by retaining sodium. That should be a red flag. Sodium is directly related to high blood pressure.. While this sodium retention takes place, the persistent dehydration will lead the body to gradually close some of the capillary beds. This leads to increased pressure places on arteries and a rise in blood pressure.. Here are three steps you can take to prevent high blood pressure that is caused by dehydration.. 1. Drink eight to ten 8-ounce glasses of water daily. If you already have high blood pressure you goal may be even higher. However, if you have kidney issues consult your ...
CBD OIL FOR BLOOD PRESSURE book. Read reviews from worlds largest community for readers. Youve likely heard of the term high blood pressure. You may haCBD OIL FOR BLOOD PRESSURE book. Read. Heres an amazing story. I was on 3 hypertensive medications when I began using CBD a few years ago. Lisinopril, HCTZ, and a calcium channel blocker. I began having low blood pressure feelings (dizzy on standing up) and started tracking my blood p However, if you are already taking medication for blood pressure, combining this with CBD oil can potentially cause dangerously low blood pressure. Before adding this extremely potent oil to your daily life, speak with your doctor about any risks you might face that would be associated with its use. The first is that if you do use marijuana, it may increase your appetite and lead you to make poor dietary choices, so in this way, it could indirectly affect blood pressure. Also, if you are smoking marijuana as opposed to consuming it in other ways, it can be ...
One of the most important things to have checked on a regular basis is your blood pressure. Whether you are worried about high or low blood pressure or if you really have no idea of what your blood pressure is, it is good to have it checked at least once a year, if not more.. However, most people will not go to their doctor to get their blood pressure checked unless they are going for some other reason, and so often high or low blood pressure might go untreated.. So it was good news when earlier this year, as announced on the Oprah Winfrey show, that Walgreens would be giving free blood pressure tests at their stores and clinics throughout the US for a week in January. Thousands of people took them up on their offer and it was a good bit of promotion for the fact that you can go and get a blood pressure test at the Walgreens clinics.. ...
Did you know that eating a few simple foods can keep your blood pressure nice and low first thing in the morning? Heres how to start the day off right: Oat bran -- Rich in fiber, creamy, and packed with beta glucan, this will help to reduce your blood pressure surprisingly well. Better than frosted flakes or cornflakes, right? Blueberries -- Packed with antioxidants, fiber, and vitamins, blueberries are one of the best superfoods to eat first thing in the morning. The anthocyanins in the blueberries can lower your BP by up to 10%! Eggs (and bacon) -- Eggs give you a protein boost to start out your day, keeping your blood pressure under control. With a bit of bacon for healthy fat, youve got a steady stream of calories all morning long. Green tea -- The EGCG in the green tea will fight hypertension, and drinking up to six cups of the stuff per day can have a marked effect on your systolic blood pressure. A small breakfast, but hearty, and one that will make a huge difference for your blood ...
Neurogenic shock is a distributive type of shock resulting in low blood pressure, occasionally with a slowed heart rate, that is attributed to the disruption of the autonomic pathways within the spinal cord. It can occur after damage to the central nervous system such as spinal cord injury. Low blood pressure occurs due to decreased systemic vascular resistance resulting in pooling of blood within the extremities lacking sympathetic tone. The slowed heart rate results from unopposed vagal activity and has been found to be exacerbated by hypoxia and endobronchial suction. Neurogenic shock can be a potentially devastating complication, leading to organ dysfunction and death if not promptly recognized and treated. It is not to be confused with spinal shock, which is not circulatory in nature. Because it causes a loss of sympathetic tone, which plays a major role in other forms of shock, neurogenic shock causes a unique and atypical presentation. Typically, in other forms of shock, the sympathetic ...
Purpose of review Norepinephrine is the first-line agent recommended during resuscitation of septic shock to correct hypotension due to depressed vascular tone. Important clinical issues are the best timing to start norepinephrine, the optimal blood pressure target, and the best therapeutic options to face refractory hypotension when high doses of norepinephrine are required to reach the target. Recent findings Recent literature has reported benefits of early administration of norepinephrine because of the following reasons: profound and durable hypotension is an independent factor of increased mortality, early administration of norepinephrine increases cardiac output, improves microcirculation and avoids fluid overload. Recent data are in favor of targeting a mean arterial pressure of at least 65 mmHg and higher values in case of chronic hypertension. When hypotension is refractory to norepinephrine, it is recommended adding vasopressin, which is relatively deficient during sepsis and acts on other
Before taking Imdur, notify your health care advisor if you have congestive heart failure, low blood pressure, or kidney disease. At the beginning of treatment Imdur may cause serious headaches. Do not use Imdur to treat angina attack that has already started. This medication is used to prevent angina attack so use it according to instructions of your doctor. Do not stop taking this medication suddenly as it may cause a severe angina attack. Inform your doctor if you have congestive heart failure, low blood pressure, or kidney disease. Rise slowly from a sitting or lying position unless you may have a severe drop in blood pressure ...
Adrenal glands. The adrenal glands are two small glands that are located just above your kidneys. They produce hormones that control your blood pressure and maintain the balance of salt and water in your body. One of the hormones they produce is aldosterone, which is responsible for controlling the amount of salt in your body.. If your adrenal glands become damaged - for example through an infection or a tumour - the production of aldosterone may be reduced, resulting in a loss of salt from your body. This can cause dehydration which, in turn, leads to low blood pressure.. If a problem with your adrenal glands is diagnosed, it can be treated by increasing the amount of aldosterone in your body. This could also be a symptom of Addisons disease (a condition in which the adrenal glands cannot produce enough of the hormones cortisol and aldosterone). Addisons disease can also be treated with medication.. Serious injuries and shock. Low blood pressure can also be caused by serious injuries or ...
Symptoms: Food allergy symptoms vary among patients. Symptoms can develop anywhere from several minutes to several hours after ingestion. Reactions usually lasts several hours. Hives are the most common allergic skin reaction associated with food allergies. Hives are red, itchy, swollen welts on the skin that may appear suddenly and disappear quickly. They often develop in clusters, with new clusters appearing as other areas clear up. The most severe type of reaction is called anaphylaxis because it causes low blood pressure and swollen airways. The most dangerous symptoms of anaphylaxis are low blood pressure, breathing difficulties, shock, and loss of consciousness, all of which can be fatal. Asthma symptoms, including coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, or difficulty breathing, may be triggered by food allergies, especially in infants and young children. Eczema, which is itchy, scaly, red skin, may also be triggered by food allergies. Others may experience itchy skin or facial flushing. ...
Symptoms: Food allergy symptoms vary among patients. Symptoms can develop anywhere from several minutes to several hours after ingestion. Reactions usually lasts several hours. Hives are the most common allergic skin reaction associated with food allergies. Hives are red, itchy, swollen welts on the skin that may appear suddenly and disappear quickly. They often develop in clusters, with new clusters appearing as other areas clear up. The most severe type of reaction is called anaphylaxis because it causes low blood pressure and swollen airways. The most dangerous symptoms of anaphylaxis are low blood pressure, breathing difficulties, shock, and loss of consciousness, all of which can be fatal. Asthma symptoms, including coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, or difficulty breathing, may be triggered by food allergies, especially in infants and young children. Eczema, which is itchy, scaly, red skin, may also be triggered by food allergies. Others may experience itchy skin or facial flushing. ...
Symptoms: Food allergy symptoms vary among patients. Symptoms can develop anywhere from several minutes to several hours after ingestion. Reactions usually lasts several hours. Hives are the most common allergic skin reaction associated with food allergies. Hives are red, itchy, swollen welts on the skin that may appear suddenly and disappear quickly. They often develop in clusters, with new clusters appearing as other areas clear up. The most severe type of reaction is called anaphylaxis because it causes low blood pressure and swollen airways. The most dangerous symptoms of anaphylaxis are low blood pressure, breathing difficulties, shock, and loss of consciousness, all of which can be fatal. Asthma symptoms, including coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, or difficulty breathing, may be triggered by food allergies, especially in infants and young children. Eczema, which is itchy, scaly, red skin, may also be triggered by food allergies. Others may experience itchy skin or facial flushing. ...
Symptoms: Food allergy symptoms vary among patients. Symptoms can develop anywhere from several minutes to several hours after ingestion. Reactions usually lasts several hours. Hives are the most common allergic skin reaction associated with food allergies. Hives are red, itchy, swollen welts on the skin that may appear suddenly and disappear quickly. They often develop in clusters, with new clusters appearing as other areas clear up. The most severe type of reaction is called anaphylaxis because it causes low blood pressure and swollen airways. The most dangerous symptoms of anaphylaxis are low blood pressure, breathing difficulties, shock, and loss of consciousness, all of which can be fatal. Asthma symptoms, including coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, or difficulty breathing, may be triggered by food allergies, especially in infants and young children. Eczema, which is itchy, scaly, red skin, may also be triggered by food allergies. Others may experience itchy skin or facial flushing. ...
In its early phases, bed rests and supportive care, possibly with antibiotics is instituted. Attempts are made to understand what caused the disease. Problems such as blood clots to arteries supplying the colon must be diagnosed. If the patient has low blood pressure from other causes, the blood supply to the colon may be diminished leading to ischemic colitis. The underlying cause of the low blood pressure must be treated. Finally, ischemic colitis may occur after the repair of an abdominal aortic aneurysm, and this may require reoperation.. I.V. fluids are given, along with antibiotics. Patients may not eat or drink anything. If the disease is severe enough, is non-responsive to conservative care or is life threatening, surgery to remove the diseased portion of the colon will be undertaken.. ...
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Influenza spreads around the world in a yearly outbreak, resulting in about three to five million cases of severe illness and about 250,000 to 500,000 deaths. In the Northern and Southern parts of the world outbreaks occur mainly in winter while in areas around the equator outbreaks may occur at any time of the year. Death occurs mostly in the young, the old and those with other health problems. Larger outbreaks known as pandemics are less frequent. In the 20th century three influenza pandemics occurred: Spanish influenza in 1918, Asian influenza in 1958, and Hong Kong influenza in 1968, each resulting in more than a million deaths. The World Health Organization declared an outbreak of a new type of influenza A/H1N1 to be a pandemic in June of 2009. Influenza may also affect other animals, including pigs, horses and birds.. ...
Folate and B-12 are members of the B vitamin family, and they help your body produce red blood cells. If you dont get enough folate or vitamin B-12,...
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This study seeks to determine whether the Lactic Acid blood level in a critically ill patient must be drawn with a non-tourniquet venipuncture. The null hypothesis is that there is no significant difference in Lactic Acid blood level in critically ill patients in a sample taken from either with a tourniquet or a non-tourniquet veni-puncture.. Monitoring of Lactic acid level is helpful in both identifying potentially serious ill patients as well as identifying in the ICU patients with high morbidity and mortality.. When a patient arrives to an Emergency Department and that patient is hypotensive (BP less than or equal to 90 systolic), the nursing staff often starts an IV and if possible draws the patients initial blood tests off that first IV site; or if the patient has had an IV started in the field by EMS, the nursing staff will draw blood from another site using a tourniquet. This initial work up by the nursing staff takes 15 -20 minutes before a physician may see the patient. Since the ...
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A muscle relaxing-drug and inhibitors of the metabolic enzyme CYP1A2 interact to cause severely low blood pressure and should not be co-prescribed, Vanderbilt investigators caution.
We included 125 studies involving 9469 women. Interventions were to prevent maternal hypotension following spinal anaesthesia only, and we excluded any interventions considered active treatment. All the included studies reported the reviews primary outcome. Across 49 comparisons, we identified three intervention groups: intravenous fluids, pharmacological interventions, and physical interventions. Authors reported no serious adverse effects with any of the interventions investigated. Most trials reported hypotension requiring intervention and Apgar score of less than 8 at five minutes as the only outcomes. None of the trials included in the comparisons we describe reported admission to neonatal intensive care unit.. Crystalloid versus control (no fluids) Fewer women experienced hypotension in the crystalloid group compared with no fluids (average risk ratio (RR) 0.84, 95% confidence interval (CI) 0.72 to 0.98; 370 women; 5 studies; low-quality evidence). There was no clear difference between ...
Keywords: Vasopressor-resistant hypotension, preterm neonate, hydrocortisone, relative adrenal insufficiency of prematurity, adrenergic receptor downregulation. Abstract: Despite our inability to appropriately define the gestational- and postnatal-age dependent normative values of blood pressure, hypotension is often been diagnosed and treated in preterm neonates especially during the transitional period. Although the perceived normal blood pressure values can be restored in the majority of preterm neonates by administration of volume and vasopressor-inotropes, some patients will not respond even to higher doses of vasoactive medications. In these neonates with so-called vasopressor-resistant hypotension, steroid administration is usually effective in increasing the blood pressure to the perceived normal range and decreasing vasopressor requirement. The etiology of vasopressor-resistant hypotension is thought to be a combination of transient adrenocortical insufficiency of prematurity and ...
QUOTE=USmiss;5120489]I have low blood pressure that typically runs anywhere from 90-110 over 50-65. I also have Orthostatic hypotension and have for probably 12 years. I am very active and workout 6 days a week. I lift weights at the gym 3 days a week and I notice that when I do so, I get light-headed. It makes sense because my blood is probably flowing to my other muscles and not my brain so I get light-headed. But it scares me sometimes and I worry Im going to pass out. It also happens at times when Im doing a very strenuous workout like the Insanity dvds. Is there anything I can do to prevent this from happening? Some people told me to eat more sodium but that will just bloat me! Do I just have to deal with it and try my best to stay hydrated and nourished?[/QUOTE ...
To the Editor.-The article by Gamache and Myers (Arch Neurol 32:374, 1975) describing the effects of hypotension on Rhesus monkeys demands our comment not only
Before starting your treatment with Strattera you should inform your doctor about all conditions you may have especially about hypertension, tachycardia, cardiovascular or cerebrovascular circulation disorders, congenital heart defect, coronary artery disease, heart disease, a heart rhythm disorder, high or low blood pressure, heart attack not so long ago, or have a condition which can cause arterial hypotension, liver disease, problems with urination, and also bipolar illness, mental illness, psychotic disorder, depression, or suicide attempts, glaucoma (narrow angle). This drug may make you dizzy. Do not drive or perform tasks that require alertness. Pregnant and breastfeeding women shouldnt use the medicine ...
Patient.info (February 2013). "Hypotension". Cite journal requires ,journal= (help) Kilic D, Sahin E, Gulcan O, Bolat B, Turkoz ... Similarly, octreotide can be used to treat refractory chronic hypotension. While successful treatment has been demonstrated in ...
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Postprandial hypotension is a drastic decline in blood pressure which happens after eating a meal. Postprandial regurgitation ... "Postprandial Hypotension." Last revised February 2003. Last accessed July 13, 2007.. ...
Symptoms have been edema of the face and tongue, or larynx; shortness of breath; wheezing; chest pain; hypotension (including ...
Rook AF, Dawson DJ (1938). "Hypotension and flying". Lancet. 232 (2): 1503-10. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(00)83970-7. Wood, EH (Jul ...
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Patients who need alpha blockers for BPH, but have a history of hypotension or postural heart failure, should use these drugs ... Ultimately, this gives rise to orthostatic hypotension, dizziness, and a sudden loss of consciousness due to the drastic drop ... Again, these interactions can cause dangerous hypotension. Furthermore, in rare cases, drug interactions can cause irregular, ... orthostatic hypotension, or heart palpitations via alterations of the QT interval. Alpha blockers that may have these side ...
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MEWS score Hypotension Marshall, Jayne; Raynor, Maureen (2010). Advancing Skills in Midwifery Practice. Churchill Livingstone. ... sign takes its name from physicians working at Portsmouth University who first described the sign in the context of hypotension ...
Siler JN, Mager JG Jr, Wyche MQ Jr (May 1985). "Atracurium: hypotension, tachycardia and bronchospasm". Anesthesiology. 62 (5 ... hypotension and a consequent reflex tachycardia.[citation needed] These sequelae are very transient effects: The total duration ... amino alkaloid reported to be a modest CNS stimulant with epileptogenic activity and cardiovascular effects such a hypotension ...
These included: fainting episodes (syncope); dizziness upon arising (orthostatic hypotension); and headaches (possibly ...
Isoxsuprine Mittag TW, Tormay A, Messenger M, Podos SM (February 1985). "Ocular hypotension in the rabbit. Receptor mechanisms ...
Cardiovascular: Hypotension, which may be severe. Severe or fatal arrhythmias and heart failure are quite frequent. Kidney: 25 ...
Hyperventilation-induced hypotension during cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Circulation 2004: 109:1960-1965. Lee HM, Cho KH, ...
Parenteral use may cause orthostatic hypotension. Eyes : Biperiden causes mydriasis with or without photophobia. It may ...
Hypotension (4 to 5%), poor appetite (2.5%), nausea (1%) Adverse effects associated with the clinical use of the drug are as ... Hypotension (4%) with symptoms such as dizziness and nausea (1%) have been reported. In general, these symptoms disappear ... Life-threatening hypotension may also occur. Therefore, sildenafil should not be given to patients already receiving isosorbide ... Marked symptomatic orthostatic hypotension has been reported when calcium antagonists and organic nitrates were used in ...
If intravenous midazolam is given too quickly, hypotension may occur. A "midazolam infusion syndrome" may result from high ... Sedation, respiratory depression and hypotension due to a reduction in systematic vascular resistance, and an increase in heart ... West JM, Estrada S, Heerdt M (July 1987). "Sudden hypotension associated with midazolam and sufentanil". Anesthesia and ... Contraindications include hypersensitivity, acute narrow-angle glaucoma, shock, hypotension, or head injury. Most are relative ...
Orthostatic hypotension occurs when there is a persistent reduction in blood pressure of at least 20mmHg systolic or 10mmHg ... Neurogenic orthostatic hypotension showed a prevalence of 18% in patients older than 65 years and resulted in syncope in 9.4% ... As described above, orthostatic hypotension diagnosis is when there is a drop of greater than or equal to 20 mmHg or greater or ... Orthostatic hypotension is one of the most frequently identified causes of syncope in the general population. Effective ...
Orthostatic Hypotension". Journal of the American Society of Hypertension. 6 (1): 40-47. doi:10.1016/j.jash.2011.10.003. ISSN ... "Agonistic Autoantibodies as Vasodilators in Orthostatic Hypotension". Hypertension. 59 (2): 402-408. doi:10.1161/ ...
Consequences include hypotension and worsening of anaphylaxis. Antihistamine and mast cell stabilizers e.g. cromoglicate or ... Cardiac signs on exam also include cold extremities, bradycardia, tachycardia, hypotension, possible cardiorespiratory arrest, ...
Postural hypotension: A report of three cases. American Heart Journal, St. Louis, 1925, 1: 73-86. Garland, Emily M.; Hooper, ... caused by orthostatic hypotension), visual disturbances and neck pain. Chest pain, fatigue and sexual dysfunction are less ...
A spinal leak may cause spontaneous intracranial hypotension (low CSF pressure) because the body cannot replenish the CSF fast ... "Headache Secondary to Intracranial Hypotension, Schievink, W and Deline, C". www.researchgate.net. Retrieved 2018-09-22. Mokri ... Kranz, Peter G.; Gray, Linda; Malinzak, Michael D.; Amrhein, Timothy J. (2019-11-01). "Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension: ... "Prevalence of hyperdense paraspinal vein sign in patients with spontaneous intracranial hypotension without dural CSF leak on ...
Intradialytic hypotension (IDH) or hemodialysis-induced hypotension. Freezing of gait in Parkinson's disease (off-label) ... Mathias CJ (March 2008). "L-Dihydroxyphenylserine (Droxidopa) in the treatment of orthostatic hypotension: the European ... Robertson D (March 2008). "The pathophysiology and diagnosis of orthostatic hypotension". Clinical Autonomic Research. 18 ( ... July 2014). "Droxidopa for neurogenic orthostatic hypotension: a randomized, placebo-controlled, phase 3 trial". Neurology. 83 ...
They can also cause tachycardia and hypotension. American College of Cardiology American Heart Association Heart Rhythm Society ...
Hypotension may be treated with levarterenol or metaraminol. The oral LD50 (lethal dose in 50% of the population) of diazepam ... sedation and hypotension. Drug tolerance may also develop to infusions of diazepam if it is given for longer than 24 hours. ... Drowsiness Mental confusion Hypotension Impaired motor functions Impaired reflexes Impaired coordination Impaired balance ...
Less frequently, hypotension and angioedema may also occur. Symptoms may be treated or prevented with antihistamines, including ...
... hypotension)? Explore low blood pressure causes, symptoms, and signs. Discover what is considered low blood pressure. ... home/high blood pressure center/ high blood pressure a-z list/slideshows a-z list , low blood pressure hypotension pictures ... Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension): Symptoms, Signs, Causes. *Reviewed By: Robert J. Bryg, MD ...
Orthostatic hypotension, also called postural hypotension, is a common form of low blood pressure. It occurs after a change in ... The treatment for hypotension depends on its cause. Chronic hypotension rarely exists as more than a symptom. Asymptomatic ... Chronic use of alpha blockers or beta blockers can lead to hypotension. Beta blockers can cause hypotension both by slowing the ... "Low blood pressure (hypotension)". BUPA.co.uk.. *^ Rodriguez, D; Silva, V; Prestes, J; Rica, RL; Serra, AJ; Bocalini, DS; ...
Tilt table test. If you have low blood pressure on standing, or from faulty brain signals (neurally mediated hypotension), a ... Medications. Several medications can be used to treat low blood pressure that occurs when you stand up (orthostatic hypotension ... to raise standing blood pressure levels in people with chronic orthostatic hypotension. It works by restricting the ability of ... both of which are important in treating hypotension. ... Hypotension. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. https ...
... provides an overview of the Hypotension (Cardiovascular) pipeline landscape. Low blood pressure, or hypotension, oc ... The Hypotension (Cardiovascular) pipeline guide also reviews of key players involved in therapeutic development for Hypotension ... Hypotension - Pipeline Review, H1 2017, provides an overview of the Hypotension (Cardiovascular) pipeline landscape. ... Orbis Research : Hypotension - Pipeline Review, Technologies & Forecasts Report H1 2017. March 15th, 2017 Orbis Research ...
Hypotension or low blood pressure can be defined as blood pressure less than 90/60 mmHg in adults. It can affect your health, ... What are the risks of low blood pressure or hypotension? The risks of hypotension or low blood pressure are many. let us find ... Hypotension or low blood pressure can be defined as blood pressure less than 90/60 mmHg in adults. ... Hypotension is not considered a problem unless it causes the following symptoms.. ...
... . . In this systematic review, no evidence was found to ... normal saline for the treatment of symptomatic hypotension in maintenance haemodialysis patients with intradialytic hypotension ...
Jaffe, R. S., Ankunding, J., & Goodnight Jr, J. E. (1994). Octreotide for treatment of intraoperative hypotension due to an ... Jaffe, RS, Ankunding, J & Goodnight Jr, JE 1994, Octreotide for treatment of intraoperative hypotension due to an unexpected ... Octreotide for treatment of intraoperative hypotension due to an unexpected neuroblastoma in an adult. Anesthesiology. 1994;81( ... Octreotide for treatment of intraoperative hypotension due to an unexpected neuroblastoma in an adult. In: Anesthesiology. 1994 ...
"Orthostatic Hypotension". Merck Manual.. *^ Idiopathic Orthostatic Hypotension and other Autonomic Failure Syndromes at ... "Orthostatic hypotension" at Dorlands Medical Dictionary *^ "Orthostatic Hypotension Information Page , National Institute of ... Orthostatic hypotension, also known as postural hypotension,[2] is a medical condition wherein a persons blood pressure falls ... Orthostatic hypotension (or postural hypotension) is a drop in blood pressure upon standing. One definition (AAFP) calls for a ...
Postural hypotension. BMJ 2011; 342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d3128 (Published 16 June 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342: ...
Definition Orthostatic hypotension [2] refers to a reduction of blood pressure [3] (systolic blood pressure [4] that occurs ... Orthostatic Hypotension. Definition. Orthostatic hypotension is an abnormal decrease in blood pressure when a person stands up ... Orthostatic hypotension. Definition. Orthostatic hypotension refers to a reduction of blood pressure (systolic blood pressure ... "Orthostatic Hypotension." Clinics in Geriatric Medicine 18:2: (May 2002).. Viramo, Petteri. "Orthostatic Hypotension and ...
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  • Postprandial hypotension is a drop in blood pressure after food consumption and is actually fairly common, affecting approximately one-third of older men and women. (facty.com)
  • The most common symptoms of postprandial hypotension include lightheadedness, dizziness, and syncope (fainting as a result of low blood pressure), People with postprandial hypotension may also experience angina (chest pain), nausea, and visual disturbances. (facty.com)
  • Postprandial hypotension is a frequent disorder, occurring in approximately 40% of nursing-home residents, and represents a major cause of morbidity and mortality. (edu.au)
  • Strategies for the treatment of postprandial hypotension should, therefore, potentially be directed at (i) meal composition, particularly carbohydrate type and content, (ii) slowing gastric emptying and/or small intestinal carbohydrate absorption and/or (iii) increasing postprandial gastric distension. (edu.au)
  • The people with the severe autonomic nervous system and Parkinson's diseases are likely to have postprandial Hypotension. (thehealthfulness.com)
  • The primary symptoms of hypotension are lightheadedness or dizziness . (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms, such as light-headedness while standing up from lying down and dizziness, may be due to a condition called postural hypotension. (reference.com)
  • Problems that people suffering from hypotension may feel are dizziness, lack of concentration, nausea, increased thirst, blurred vision, shallow breathing and fatigue. (steadyhealth.com)
  • Low blood pressure, also called hypotension, is usually defined as having a blood pressure low enough to cause dizziness, blurry vision or fainting. (washingtontimesreporter.com)
  • If you have low blood pressure on standing, or from faulty brain signals (neurally mediated hypotension), a tilt table test can evaluate how your body reacts to changes in position. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Another type of hypotension is when blood pressure drops very suddenly. (stayhealthy.fit)
  • The three variants of this type of hypotension are orthostatic, neutrally mediated, and a very severe form of hypotension called hypotension from shock. (stayhealthy.fit)
  • Arrhythmias often result in hypotension by this mechanism. (wikipedia.org)
  • In patients with an activated renin-angiotensin system, such as volume- or salt-depleted patients (e.g., those being treated with high doses of diuretics), symptomatic hypotension may occur after initiation of therapy with CRESAR AM tablets. (ciplamed.com)
  • Background: Intraoperative hypotension is associated with a risk of postoperative organ dysfunction. (elsevier.com)
  • This is called postural or orthostatic hypotension and is caused by not enough blood getting to the brain. (dietdoctor.com)
  • Low blood pressure, or hypotension, occurs when blood pressure during and after each heartbeat is much lower than usual. (medgadget.com)
  • If hypotension occurs, vasopressors that act directly on adrenergic receptors could be more effective. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Even though hypotension occurs regardless of age or sex, it is a fact that with age, people become more prone to this condition. (steadyhealth.com)
  • If the reason for your hypotension is to be found on the side of dehydration or heat stroke, the most effective remedy is therefore to drink water. (mesplantes.net)
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can be employed to assess possible etiologies of neurogenic orthostatic hypotension. (news-medical.net)
  • This is a very interesting option to avoid suffering from regular episodes of hypotension. (mesplantes.net)
  • Treatment of hypotension may include the use of intravenous fluids or vasopressors . (wikipedia.org)
  • Asymptomatic chronic hypotension is not considered a disease, therefore treatment is not required. (news-medical.net)
  • Excessive vasodilation , or insufficient constriction of the resistance blood vessels (mostly arterioles ), causes hypotension. (wikipedia.org)
  • Different forms of hypotension can be clinically classified into three groups based on their symptoms: asymptomatic chronic hypotension, chronic hypotension with multiple symptoms and orthostatic dysregulation. (news-medical.net)
  • Some people have chronic hypotension, also called chronic asymptomatic hypotension. (stayhealthy.fit)
  • Other medications can produce hypotension by different mechanisms. (wikipedia.org)
  • In orthostatic hypotension, or orthostatic dysregulation, changes in the position (especially standing up) can decrease venous blood return to the heart, resulting in a sudden drop in blood pressure. (news-medical.net)
  • Since the vasodilation induced by amlodipine is gradual in onset, acute hypotension has rarely been reported after oral administration. (ciplamed.com)
  • For example, hypotension associated with shock can occur from rapid blood loss, certain serious infections, severe allergic reactions or burns, and poison. (stayhealthy.fit)
  • If hypotension does occur, place the patient in the supine position and, if necessary, give an intravenous infusion of normal saline. (ciplamed.com)
  • Vigilance for unexpected hypotension is important in surgical patients who are treated with selective α 1 -AR blockers. (biomedcentral.com)
  • At this point, the differential diagnosis of hypotension was primarily directed to deep anesthesia or hypovolemia. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The diagnosis of hypotension is based on the medical history, a physical exam and test results. (news-medical.net)
  • The measurement of blood pressure and heart rate while supine for at least 5 minutes and then again after standing for 1 and 3 minutes is important in establishing a diagnosis of orthostatic hypotension. (news-medical.net)
  • Besides this, according to the results of numerous studies that have been conducted, it has been concluded that, when it comes to elderly people, there is a connection between low blood pressure and conditions such as angina and myocardial infraction, as well as there has been found a connection between hypotension and people with low BMI, or those who use hypotensive drugs. (steadyhealth.com)
  • Global Markets Direct's Pharmaceutical and Healthcare latest pipeline guide Hypotension - Pipeline Review, H1 2017, provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Hypotension (Cardiovascular), complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type. (medgadget.com)
  • The pipeline guide evaluates Hypotension (Cardiovascular) therapeutics based on mechanism of action (MoA), drug target, route of administration (RoA) and molecule type. (medgadget.com)
  • This dual mechanism gets impaired in orthostatic Hypotension, resulting in low blood pressure. (thehealthfulness.com)
  • hypotension can make us feel dizzy and other unpleasant symptoms, it is necessary that we consume foods that help us to keep our blood pressure stable. (mesplantes.net)
  • Hypotension - Pipeline Review, H1 2017, provides an overview of the Hypotension (Cardiovascular) pipeline landscape. (medgadget.com)
  • The Hypotension (Cardiovascular) pipeline guide also reviews of key players involved in therapeutic development for Hypotension and features dormant and discontinued projects. (medgadget.com)
  • Hypotension (Cardiovascular) pipeline guide helps in identifying and tracking emerging players in the market and their portfolios, enhances decision making capabilities and helps to create effective counter strategies to gain competitive advantage. (medgadget.com)
  • The pipeline guide provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Hypotension (Cardiovascular). (medgadget.com)
  • The pipeline guide reviews pipeline therapeutics for Hypotension (Cardiovascular) by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources. (medgadget.com)
  • The pipeline guide reviews key companies involved in Hypotension (Cardiovascular) therapeutics and enlists all their major and minor projects. (medgadget.com)
  • Find and recognize significant and varied types of therapeutics under development for Hypotension (Cardiovascular). (medgadget.com)
  • Formulate corrective measures for pipeline projects by understanding Hypotension (Cardiovascular) pipeline depth and focus of Indication therapeutics. (medgadget.com)
  • The aim of the current study was to investigate autonomic and cardiovascular activity during sleep in individuals with essential hypotension. (unipd.it)