Increased risks of superimposed preeclampsia, preterm delivery, low birth weight.
Risk is not eliminated if patients have risk factors for chronic kidney disease, such as hypertension and diabetes.
CORAL study chair Lance Dworkin, MD, discusses the controversial finding with Renal & Urology News.
Consistently reduced risk for all-cause mortality with usual versus low sodium intake.
Researchers analyzed the potential impact of the "2014 Evidence-Based Guideline for the Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults."
Human beings are unique in the animal kingdom when it comes to nutrition.
Mean blood pressures lower for nurses compared to readings made by doctors at same visit.
Only 30 percent of participants had blood pressure controlled.
Considerable variation in incidence of HAA across hospitals; teaching status and region linked to risk.
Baxter and the FDA taking action to ease the shortage.
Urinary albumin excretion rate also is associated with development of hypertension.
Midlife hypertension also may affect cognition later in life.
In a study, children glomerular disease was associated with a 67% increased risk of hypertension after adjusting for age and body mass index.
Percent with treated, controlled hypertension lowest among those without health insurance.
Cocaine abuse increases the risk of hypertensive and ischemic kidney damage, according to an autopsy study.
Findings based on neurological, functional, and cognitive outcomes 90 days after ischemic stroke.
Meta-analysis shows increased risk of stroke for BP of 120/80 mm Hg or higher.
Findings support expanded clinical use of this simple measurement.
Increased risk of serious fall injuries is particularly high in those with previous fall injuries.
Study found age was a factor in how quickly patients got treatment.
Almost two-thirds of those enrolled in health plans have been properly treated, but more must be done.
Mean sodium consumption more than twice the AHA recommended daily intake.
Geriatric patients with CKD are at high risk for morbidity and mortality from the potential side effects of treatments.
A majority of patients on HD have hypertension, and CVD is the leading cause of death in these patients.
Molecular basis for this effect appears to involve nitric oxide metabolites stored in the skin.
Drinking green tea may lessen the effects of the antihypertensive medication nadolol (Corgard).
The condition is associated with a greater than six times increased likelihood of end-stage renal disease, study found.
Twelve weeks of continuous positive airway pressure decreased 24-hour mean and diastolic blood pressure.
Treatment shown to benefit patients with stage 3 or 4 CKD and treatment-resistant hypertension.
Both approaches are associated with similar outcomes in patients with renal artery stenosis and CKD or hypertension.