Higher proportion of physician visits included hypertension for adults living in rural, small-medium metro areas.
This accounts for about a quarter of the total effect on blood pressure control.
Sotagliflozin might help patients with diabetes and chronic kidney disease who are hospitalized with heart failure avoid a readmission, study results suggest.
Worsening renal function may be associated with left ventricular ejection fraction in patients with acute heart failure.
Reduction comparable to adherence to Mediterranean diet or moderate reduction in salt.
New findings could allow clinicians to have more nuanced discussions with patients who have chronic kidney disease regarding the long-term risks associated with alpha blocker use to control blood pressure.
Use of ACE-I/ARB versus nonuse linked to lower mortality for those hospitalized with flu, pneumonia.
Findings showed the study met the primary end point of reduction in cardiovascular death or heart failure events.
Findings seen for patients with hypertension and morbid obesity compared with matched controls with hypertension.
The aim of the study was to analyze antihypertensive utilization patterns among patients with uncontrolled hypertension despite receiving therapy.