Increased exposure linked to significantly increased rates of incident keratinocyte carcinoma, melanoma in adults ≥66 years.
This study suggests that lowering SBP <145 mmHg before oral anticoagulation initiation may decrease risk for hemorrhagic stroke in patients with hypertension and atrial fibrillation.
Racial inequities in cardiovascular health care persist in rural areas of the United States.
Patients with resistant hypertension and hypokalemia are likely to have primary aldosteronism, which may be at the root of their condition. Screening rates patients for primary aldosteronism doesn’t appear to be common practice.
Researchers studied whether hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP), either gestational hypertension or pre-eclampsia, can be associated with increased risk of premature mortality.
Study suggest link between hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and small increase in risk for autism spectrum disorders in offspring.
Telmisartan, an angiotensin II receptor blocker, is indicated for the treatment of hypertension.
Diagnosis of periodontitis was linked to higher mean systolic blood pressure and increased odds of systolic BP of at least 140 mmHg.
Researchers investigated the effects of RAAS antagonism on the severity of COVID-19 in patients with obesity-related hypertension.
Beta-blocker and ARB or ACEI use is associated with benefits in the long-term treatment of aortic dissection.