No real benefit seen for adults ≥80 years with lower cognitive function.
Steeper increase in BP seen as early as the third decade in women, continued through life course.
Hyperuricemia may represent a risk factor for stroke, and severe hypertension may mediate this association.
Clinicians should weigh the benefits and risks of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone-system inhibitors and diuretics, according to investigators.
Working 49+ hours/week associated with increased prevalence of masked, sustained hypertension.
Reporting ‘a lot’ or ‘moderate’ versus ‘not too much’ deportation worry tied to higher risk for hypertension.
Dementia risk significantly increased after at least 15 years since measurement of SBP variation
Hypertensive disorder of pregnancy tied to higher risk for diverse range of cardiovascular conditions later
For patients with type 2 diabetes, apparent treatment-resistant hypertension increases risk for cardiovascular events and mortality.
In a 52-week study, daily treatment with patiromer maintained normokalemia in patients, regardless of age.