*  Progress in Chronic Disease Prevention Treatment and Perceived Blood Pressure Control Among Self-Reported Hypertensives -- ...
Editorial Note: It is reasonable to ask how comparable the estimates of self-reported hypertension status from the 26 BRFSS ... To answer this question, the median prevalence of hypertension status from the 26 BRFSS states was compared with estimates from ... The median percentage of 18% for self-reported hypertension in the 1986 BRFSS is comparable to the estimate of approximately 16 ... In this analysis, state-specific estimates of the prevalence of awareness, treatment, and perceived control of hypertension are ...
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*  Review: care assisted by nurses or pharmacists provides better blood pressure control | Evidence-Based Medicine
antihypertensive agents, family practice, hypertension, patient education. Fahey T, Schroeder K, Ebrahim S. Educational and ... Q In patients receiving treatment for hypertension, which organisational or educational strategies are effective for improving ... aimed at improving BP with no intervention or usual care in patients with treated or untreated essential hypertension and ... organisational interventions used to improve the management of hypertension in primary care: a systematic review. Br J Gen ...
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*  Observational Study to Investigate Resistant Hypertension Prevalence in Korean General Hospitals - Full Text View -...
Prevalence of resistant hypertension [ Time Frame: up to 6 months ]. Prevalence of resistant hypertension will be estimated, ... Analysis of correlation in patients with resistant hypertension and patients with controlled hypertension who received triple ... Analysis of correlation in patients with resistant hypertension and patients with controlled hypertension who received triple ... Clinical characteristics in subjects diagnosed of resistant hypertension and those diagnosed of controlled hypertension will be ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01753206?term=hypertension&recr=Open&no_unk=Y&rank=16
*  Can hypertension affect pregnancy | www.QACollections.com
Gestational Hypertension Is More SeriousGestational hypertension (also called pregnancy induced hypertension, toxemia or ... According to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, expectant mothers with chronic hypertension are more likely to ... However, carefully monitoring chronic hypertension can prevent serious problems from occurring during pregnancy.On the Other: ... Chronic Hypertension Can Affect PregnancyWhen a woman has high blood pressure before becoming pregnant, it is referred to as ...
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*  Home blood pressure measurement and its relationship with blood pressure control in a large selected hypertensive population |...
In all, 1350 consecutive hypertensive patients who attended our hypertension centre during a period of 12 months and were ... This study demonstrates that: (1) home BPM is widely performed by hypertensive patients managed in a hypertension hospital ... There were no significant differences in duration of hypertension, hypercholesterolaemia, obesity, smoking, diabetes, ... the prevalence of home BPM in a large selected group of treated hypertensive patients referred to our outpatient hypertension ...
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*  Genetic Analysis of the β Subunit of the Epithelial Na+ Channel in Essential Hypertension | Hypertension
... onset of hypertension before 55 years of age, body mass index ≤27 kg/m2, absence of secondary hypertension, absence of diabetes ... Genetic Analysis of the β Subunit of the Epithelial Na+ Channel in Essential Hypertension. Alexandre Persu, Pascal Barbry, ... hypertension, essential. The ENaC constitutes the rate-limiting step of Na+ reabsorption in many epithelial tissues, such as ... Hypertension caused by a truncated epithelial sodium channel γ subunit: genetic heterogeneity of Liddle syndrome. Nat Genet. ...
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*  Blood Pressure Status in Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study | Cancer...
... and uncontrolled hypertension in 22% of those with a previous hypertension diagnosis. In a subset (n = 1,185) with longitudinal ... Background: Hypertension potentiates cardiovascular risk in survivors of childhood cancer previously exposed to cardiotoxic ... Results: The age-specific cumulative prevalence of hypertension in survivors increased sharply with age, exceeding 70% by age ... Conclusions: Survivors of childhood cancer have a higher prevalence of hypertension compared with the general population, and ...
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*  Effects of Transdermal 17β-Estradiol on Left Ventricular Anatomy and Performance in Hypertensive Women | Hypertension
Cardiopulmonary reflex before and after regression of left ventricular hypertrophy in essential hypertension. Hypertension. ... Hypertension was diagnosed by 2 consecutive measurements at an interval of 1 week after an initial high reading and blood ... Thank you for your interest in spreading the word on Hypertension.. NOTE: We only request your email address so that the person ... Patterns of left ventricular hypertrophy and geometric remodeling in essential hypertension. J Am Coll Cardiol. 1992;19:1550- ...
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*  Evaluating the Framingham Hypertension Risk Prediction Model in Young Adults | Hypertension
During the 25-year follow-up period, 1179 participants developed incident hypertension. The FHS hypertension model (c-index= ... The predicted risk from the FHS hypertension model was systematically lower than the observed hypertension incidence initially ... Evaluating the Framingham Hypertension Risk Prediction Model in Young Adults. April P. Carson, Cora E. Lewis, David R. Jacobs, ... Evaluating the Framingham Hypertension Risk Prediction Model in Young Adults. April P. Carson, Cora E. Lewis, David R. Jacobs, ...
  http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/early/2013/09/16/HYPERTENSIONAHA.113.01539
*  Association between coronary heart disease and the C3F-gene in essential hypertension. | Circulation
... including borderline hypertension; 70 patients with established and treated essential hypertension, already attending the same ... Association between coronary heart disease and the C3F-gene in essential hypertension.. B O Kristensen, G B Petersen ... No association of the C3F allele with familial predisposition to hypertension was found. This study provides further evidence ... Association between coronary heart disease and the C3F-gene in essential hypertension. ...
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*  Abnormal renal hemodynamics in black salt-sensitive patients with hypertension. | Hypertension
Abnormal renal hemodynamics in black salt-sensitive patients with hypertension.. V M Campese, M Parise, F Karubian, R Bigazzi ... Abnormal renal hemodynamics in black salt-sensitive patients with hypertension.. V M Campese, M Parise, F Karubian and R ... Abnormal renal hemodynamics in black salt-sensitive patients with hypertension.. V M Campese, M Parise, F Karubian and R ... We studied 17 black and nine white patients with essential hypertension who were placed on a low Na+ diet (20 meq/day) for 9 ...
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*  Update on the ocular manifestations of systemic arterial hypertension. - Semantic Scholar
SUMMARY Since systemic arterial hypertension is a key modifiable risk factor for various diseases such as myocardial infarction ... this report defines the current status and classification of hypertension in the United States, as well as recommendations for ... a condition associated with systemic arterial hypertension, as defined by Keith-Wagener-Barker. The most recent recommendations ... and stroke, it is crucial that we detect early signs of hypertension to promote better health for our patient population. ...
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*  Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system in the elderly: rational use of aliskiren in managing hypertension - Hirsla - Landspítali...
Clinical role of direct renin inhibition in hypertension.Authors: Taylor AA, Pool JL. Issue date: 2012 May ... Thus beta-blockers, once seen as first-line treatment of hypertension for most patients, now are considered as third- or ... Thus beta-blockers, once seen as first-line treatment of hypertension for most patients, now are considered as third- or ... The overall purpose of hypertension treatment is 2-fold. First, patients often have symptoms that are related to their high ...
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*  Dyslipoproteinemic changes in borderline hypertension. | Hypertension
Dyslipoproteinemic changes in borderline hypertension.. C Lemne, A Hamsten, F Karpe, P Nilsson-Ehle, U de Faire ... Thank you for your interest in spreading the word on Hypertension.. NOTE: We only request your email address so that the person ... These results indicate that dyslipoproteinemic changes are present in early hypertension. Although most of these changes are ... Your Name) thought you would like to see the Hypertension web site. ...
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*  DailyMed - PRAZOSIN HYDROCHLORIDE- prazosin hydrochloride capsule
The use of prazosin and a beta-blocker for the control of severe hypertension in 44 pregnant women revealed no drug-related ... Prazosin has also been used alone or in combination with other hypotensive agents in severe hypertension of pregnancy by other ... Prazosin hydrochloride capsules USP are indicated for the treatment of hypertension, to lower blood pressure. Lowering blood ... so the absolute benefit is greater in patients who are at higher risk independent of their hypertension (for example, patients ...
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*  Essential hypertension - Wikipedia
Essential hypertension (also called primary hypertension or idiopathic hypertension) is the form of hypertension that by ... Hypertension is one of the most common complex disorders. The etiology of hypertension differs widely amongst individuals ... Obesity can increase the risk of hypertension to fivefold as compared with normal weight, and up to two-thirds of hypertension ... Another view is that hypertension can be caused by mutations in single genes, inherited on a Mendelian basis. Hypertension can ...
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*  Home - Pulmonary Hypertension Association
Pulmonary Hypertension Association 801 Roeder Road, Ste. 1000 Silver Spring, MD 20910 Patient-to-Patient Support Line: 1-800- ... The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) reported Aug. 17 that generic tadalafil was approved by the Food and Drug ... The Georgia Fun Walk, launched by Sally Maddox, Ed.D., Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) Board of Trustees secretary, ...
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*  Synopsis of the 2017 ACC/AHA Hypertension Guideline | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Management of Resistant Hypertension. Resistant hypertension is defined as an average office BP of 130/80 mm Hg or higher in ... Strategies to Improve Hypertension Treatment and Control. Every adult with hypertension should have an evidence-based care plan ... Secondary Hypertension. A secondary cause of hypertension can be identified in approximately 10% of hypertensive adults, and ... Isolated systolic hypertension is the predominant form of hypertension in older persons. Randomized trials of antihypertensive ...
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*  Hypertension
... You'll have seen one before where the doctor puts a cuff around your arm, pumps it up and listens to the blood ... I'd like to know more about hypertension as a member of my family has been diagnosed with this disease. ... Hypertension is high blood pressure. It is measure with an instrument called a sphygmomanometer. ...
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*  Orthostatic hypertension - Wikipedia
Orthostatic hypertension, or postural hypertension, is a medical condition consisting of a sudden and abrupt increase in blood ... More severe orthostatic hypertension may present with the typical symptoms of hypertension. Orthostatic venous pooling is ... Orthostatic hypertension involving the systolic is known as systolic orthostatic hypertension. If affecting an individual's ... Mild or moderate orthostatic hypertension may present without any symptoms other than the orthostatic hypertension BP findings ...
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*  Diastolic Hypertension
... is a condition where there is increase in the diastolic blood pressure. Given below are the causes, ... Thus, progressively, the risk factors for developing hypertension go on increasing with age, and diastolic hypertension is an ... Diastolic hypertension is a condition where there is increase in the diastolic blood pressure. Given below are the causes, ... If a person displays any of the symptoms of hypertension mentioned above, then it is best to visit a doctor and get the ...
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*  Portal Hypertension | SpringerLink
Voorhees, A.B., Price, J.B.: Extrahepatic portal hypertension. Arch Surg. 108: 338, 1974.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar ... Portal Hypertension Esophageal Varix Variceal Hemorrhage Portacaval Shunt Splenorenal Shunt These keywords were added by ... Pinkerton, J.A., Holcomb, G.W., Foster, J.H.: Portal hypertension in childhood. Ann. Surg. 175:870, 1972.Google Scholar ... Turrill, F.L., Mikkelsen, W.P.: "Sinistral" (left sided) extrahepatic portal hypertension. Arch. Surg 99: 365, 1969.PubMed ...
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*  Pulmonary Hypertension
... Ilknur Basyigit,1 Gulfer Okumus,2 Serpil Erzurum,3 Kewal Asosingh,3 and Despina Papakosta4 ...
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