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A recent retrospective study raises questions about routine use of antihypertensive treatment for patients with mild, low-risk hypertension. ... hypertension was defined as untreated blood pressure of 140/90 to 159/99 mm Hg.
November 2018

A can't-miss cause of resistant hypertension

With this definition, the prevalence of apparent treatment-resistant hypertension in the U.S. ... is 19.7%, according to a study published in the February 2019 Hypertension.
May 2021


Thiazide or thiazide-like diuretics appear superior to angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors for initial monotherapy in patients with hypertension, according to a recent analysis. ... 83 (95% CI, 0.74 to 0.95) for stroke in patients receiving
November 2019

Letters to the Editor

line treatment for essential hypertension, do not have well-founded support in the summary literature. ... Because outcome data at this dose are lacking, [hydrochlorothiazide] is an inappropriate first-line drug for the treatment of hypertension.”.
April 2013

Improved BP control requires patients to change behavior

Dr. Townsend echoed the importance of one-on-one conversations with patients about controlling hypertension. ... Physician (investigator) inertia in apparent treatment-resistant hypertension—insights from large randomized clinical Trials.
March 2015


hypertension did not lead to changes in care plans.
January 2022

White coat hypertension presents an elusive challenge

The stakes are particularly high when young patients have white coat hypertension, Dr. ... Short- and long-term incidence of stroke in white-coat hypertension. Hypertension. 2005;45:203-8.
October 2012


They also looked at subgroup differences. Trials in which patients with hypertension received concurrent blood pressure-lowering medications were excluded. ... Subgroup analyses showed stronger and approximately linear dose-response relations among
June 2022

Test yourself A 58-year-old man is evaluated during a routine visit. He has psoriatic arthritis and hypertension. ... A 58-year-old man is evaluated during a routine visit. He has psoriatic arthritis and
December 2021

Test yourself

More information about MKSAP is available online. No additional diagnostic testing (Option D) is needed for this patient with stable renovascular hypertension. ... Clinical suspicion for renovascular hypertension is raised when patients >55 years of age
November 2021

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