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*  Pseudohypertension
To perform the test, one first inflates the blood pressure cuff above systolic pressure to obliterate the radial pulse. One ... Because the stiffened arterial walls of arteriosclerosis do not compress with pressure normally, the blood pressure reading is ... There is normal blood pressure when it is measured from within the artery. This condition however is associated with ... pseudohypertension is a falsely elevated blood pressure reading obtained through sphygmomanometry due to calcification of blood ...
*  Free-running sleep
... blood pressure, hormone secretion and/or sleep and activity/alertness. Alertness in humans can be determined by many kinds of ...
*  Pulsus alternans
... feel for regular rhythm but alternating strong and weak pulses Use blood pressure cuff to confirm: Raise blood pressure cuff to ...
*  Ambulatory blood pressure
... monitoring (ABPM) measures blood pressure at regular intervals. It is believed to be able to reduce ... Morning surge in blood pressure linked to strokes in elderly Stroke Prognosis and Abnormal Nocturnal Blood Pressure Falls in ... Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring may reveal a blunted or abolished overnight dip in blood pressure. This is clinically ... Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring allows blood pressure to be intermittently monitored during sleep, and is useful to ...
*  Renin inhibitor
... blood loss and excessive loss of sodium and water. Blood pressure depends on total peripheral resistance and cardiac output. ... They observed that blood pressure rose in the rabbits when extracts of the kidneys were injected into their jugular veins. They ... The results showed it was safe and well-tolerated over a four-week period, and it reduced blood pressure by 9,8 to 17,9 mmHg. ... The net effect is to increase blood pressure, which in normal physiology is necessary in order to maintain homeostasis. It is ...
*  Essential hypertension
... health care providers diagnose high blood pressure when blood pressure readings are consistently 140/90 mmHg or above. A blood ... Using the results of the blood pressure test, the health care provider will diagnose prehypertension or high blood pressure if ... A recent classification recommends blood pressure criteria for defining normal blood pressure, prehypertension, hypertension ( ... Cardiac output and peripheral resistance are the two determinants of arterial pressure and so blood pressure is normally ...
*  Blood pressure
Disorders of blood pressure control include high blood pressure, low blood pressure, and blood pressure that shows excessive or ... Blood pressure (BP) is the pressure of circulating blood on the walls of blood vessels. Used without further specification, " ... "blood pressure" usually refers to the pressure in large arteries of the systemic circulation. Blood pressure is usually ... see the article on pulse pressure). If systolic blood pressure is elevated (>140 mmHg) with a normal diastolic blood pressure ( ...
*  Segmental blood pressure
... is used to measure actual limb blood pressures. The purpose of these measurements is to look at ... In the leg pressures are measured at the ankle, below the knee, above the knee and mid-thigh. In the arm pressures are measured ...
*  Blood Pressure (film)
Skinner, Jesse (March 14, 2013). "SEAN GARRITY'S 'BLOOD PRESSURE'" (Interview). Toro. Retrieved 2013-05-14. Blood Pressure on ... Blood Pressure is a 2012 Canadian film co-written, directed and produced by Sean Garrity. The film stars Michelle Giroux as a ... Blood Pressure premiered in Winnipeg on February 22, 2013 with sold out screenings at the city's Cinematheque, followed by a ... Knight, Chris (3 March 2013). "Blood Pressure, reviewed: Indie film's pulse fiction will get under your skin". National Post. ...
*  Blood pressure (disambiguation)
Blood pressure may refer to: Blood pressure, sometimes referred to as arterial blood pressure, the pressure exerted by ... also known as high blood pressure Blood Pressures, the fourth studio album by indie rock band The Kills Blood Pressure (film), ... circulating blood upon the walls of blood vessels Hypertension, ...
*  Blood Pressure Association
The Blood Pressure Association (or BPA) is a British charitable organisation, established in October 2000, that seeks to ... Every second week of September the Association runs a Blood Pressure Testing Week as part of its Know Your Numbers campaign, ... and to educate the general public about the importance of blood pressure to health. It is based at St George's Hospital in ... where doctors, nurses, pharmacists and trainers offer free blood pressure tests in hospitals, pharmacies, health centres and ...
*  Blood pressure measurement
Blood Pressure - Take another person. Blood Pressure - Take your own. Arterial blood pressure is most accurately measured ... For each heartbeat, blood pressure varies between systolic and diastolic pressures. Systolic pressure is peak pressure in the ... When blood flow is nil (cuff pressure exceeding systolic pressure) or unimpeded (cuff pressure below diastolic pressure), cuff ... diastolic blood pressure in a range of 20.5 mmHg and mean blood pressure in a range of 16.1mmHg. Neufeld et al reported ...
*  Blood Pressures
"Blood Pressures by The Kills". iTunes (IE). Retrieved February 1, 2014. "Blood Pressures av The Kills". iTunes (SE). Retrieved ... "Blood Pressures by The Kills". iTunes (GB). Retrieved February 1, 2014. "Blood Pressures by The Kills". iTunes (CA). Retrieved ... "Blood Pressures - The Kills". AllMusic. Retrieved February 1, 2014. Thomas, Lou. "Review of The Kills - Blood Pressures". BBC ... "Blood Pressures by The Kills". iTunes (AU). Retrieved February 1, 2014. ""Blood Pressures" von The Kills". iTunes (AT). ...
*  Integrated Blood Pressure Control
... is a peer-reviewed medical journal covering research on hypertension using integrated ...
*  Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial
"Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) and Target Systolic Blood Pressure in Future Hypertension Guidelines". ... The Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) is a multi-center clinical trial that was performed from 2010 to 2015, ... The objective of the trial was to identify whether, in patients with a systolic blood pressure of 130 mm Hg or higher and an ... "Has the SPRINT trial introduced a new blood-pressure goal in hypertension?". Nature Reviews Cardiology. 14: 560-566. 11 May ...
*  Comparison of international blood pressure guidelines
"2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults: Report From the Panel Members Appointed to ...
*  Health effects of tobacco
... due to reduced blood supply. Smoking also increases blood pressure and weakens blood vessels. In addition to increasing the ... As the arteriosclerosis progresses, blood flows less easily through rigid and narrowed blood vessels, making the blood more ... Narkiewicz K, Kjeldsen SE, Hedner T (2005). "Is smoking a causative factor of hypertension?". Blood Pressure. 14 (2): 69-71. ... Those new to smoking may experience nausea, dizziness, increased blood pressure, narrowed arteries, and rapid heart beat. ...
*  Calorie restriction
... blood pressure; and fasting blood sugar, are substantially more favorable than persons consuming usual Western diets and ... Similar effects were also seen during a "natural experiment" in Biosphere 2, and effects on blood pressure, cholesterol level, ... As expected, this malnutrition resulted in many positive metabolic adaptations (e.g. decreased body fat, blood pressure, ... Lowering the temperature may prolong the lifespan of cold blooded animals. Mice, which are warm blooded, have been engineered ...
*  Benign hypertension
McIver C (September 1964). "Blood pressure; a consideration of terminology". Can Med Assoc J. 91: 578-80. PMC 1927435 . PMID ...
*  Gordon's functional health patterns
Blood pressure. General appearance. Musculoskeletal, cardiac and respiratory assessments. Assesses sleep and rest patterns. ...
*  Amlodipine/valsartan
"Generic Exforge HCT". Blood-pressure.emedtv.com. Retrieved 2012-03-05. High Blood Pressure Treatment - EXFORGE. ... Amlodipine/valsartan is of an oral blood pressure lowering combination drug which combines two medications in a film-coated ... Meta-analysis has shown this combination to be well tolerated and effective for the reduction of blood pressure. The ... for patients who need a three drug regimen to manage their blood pressure. Eckert, Siegfried; Freytag, Siegfried B.; Müller, ...
*  Newton's Apple
Blood Pressure; Bruises Chat; Hiccups (November 8, 1986) Telescopes; Food Myths; Manatee (November 15, 1986) Fossil Dig; ... Air Pressure; Al Gore; Piranha (December 12, 1992) Traffic Control; Cryogenics; Static Electricity; Russian Kids (December 19, ... 1992) Blood Typing; Locks & Dams; Moles; Penguins (December 26, 1992) Diabetes; Galaxy Mapping; Dweezil Zappa; Ostrich (January ... Blood; Physics Circus; Faxes; "Lemons"; Pronghorn (November 17, 1990) Helicopter; Isaac Newton; "Lemons"; Koala (November 24, ...
*  Anuria
... high blood pressure. Stones or tumours in the urinary tract can also cause it by creating an obstruction to urinary flow. High ... Mannitol is a medicine that is used to increase the amount of water removed from the blood and thus improve the blood flow to ... These are mostly the result of buildup of toxins in the blood which would normally be removed by healthy kidneys. Treatment is ... Dextrose and Dobutamine are both used to increase blood flow to the kidney and act within 30 to 60 minutes. "anuria" at ...
*  Microlife Corporation
"Validation of the Microlife BP W200-1 wrist device for blood pressure measurement". Blood Pressure Monitoring. 13 (5). doi: ... In addition to blood pressure monitors, the company also makes electric thermometers, peak flow meters, and electric blankets ... "產業新鮮事/醫材 百略血壓機獲獎 (Industry novelty medical material Palladium blood pressure machine winners" (in Chinese). UDN.com. Retrieved ... "CRADLE (Community blood pressure monitoring in Rural Africa: Detection of underLying pre-Eclampsia)". Pre-Empt. Retrieved 23 ...
*  Campbell Soup Company
"VOLUME 1, ISSUE 4" (PDF). Blood Pressure Canada News. Blood Pressure Canada. October 23, 2007. Retrieved April 6, 2008. 1st ... from Blood Pressure Canada. By autumn 2009, Campbell's claimed it had lowered the sodium content in 50% of its soups range. In ...
*  Postnationalism
Germany, for example, has felt pressure to, and has diluted (if not eradicated), citizenship based on ethnic descent, which had ... such as blood descent in ethnicity, or favoring a particular sex). This has impacted citizenship and immigration law, ...
*  Julian Tudor Hart
High Blood Pressure. Excerpt from High Blood Pressure at your fingertips. Third edition: London: Class Publishing; 2004. Hart ... "Comparison of blood pressure, sodium intake, and other variables in offspring with and without a family history of high blood ... High Blood Pressure at Your Fingertips: The Comprehensive and Medically Accurate Manual on How to Manage Your High Blood ... He was also the first doctor to routinely measure every patient's blood pressure and as a result was able to reduce premature ...