Study: each gain of 5 kg was linked to a 17% drop in odds of healthy aging. A powerful message for young patients.
The patient with hypertension and syncope had cardiac tamponade. Causes, symptoms, and treatment described here.
A man with a history of hypertension had syncope and felt “sweaty.” Chest x-ray was normal. What’s your next test?
Have a quick look at 5 apps that track BP, estimate risk, chart DASH, just say "Ohm," and more.
Only half of patients with hypertension have this dangerous condition under control. Highlights of 8 new studies, here.
See what you know about optimal co-management when the patient with hypertension also has Afib, CAD, or heart failure.
Here: at least 5 tips on hypertensive disorders during pregnancy.
The ACP and AAFP provide evidence-based recommendations on the benefits and harms of higher vs lower systolic blood pressure targets.
Podcast: Hypertension expert Daichi Shimbo, MD, offers tips on putting SPRINT results into clinical practice.