Researchers evaluated the association between systemic sclerosis (SSc) and ischemic stroke, and determined risk factors for cerebrovascular accidents in SSc.
An AP-rated and therapeutically equivalent generic of Cardene IV (Chiesi) has been made available by American Regent.
The presence of obesity, type 2 diabetes, and elevated systolic blood pressure (SBP) in adolescence accelerates the progression of risk factors that play a role in the development of early vascular aging.
The incidence of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDP) is underestimated when assessed on a per-pregnancy basis and confers a significant increase in risks for cardiovascular and kidney diseases.
Patients taking common hypertensive medications were not found to be at higher risk for infection with severe SARS-CoV-2 or more likely to have severe complications from COVID-19.
Treatment with fremanezumab for episodic and chronic migraine was found to have a favorable cardiovascular safety profile in patients with and without a history of cardiovascular disease.
The most common comorbidities among patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in the New York City area are hypertension, obesity, and diabetes.
In 2017 to 2018, 45.4 percent of adults had hypertension, with prevalence higher among men than women.
Most home blood pressure (BP) devices available online are nonvalidated, and they are sold at a lower cost than validated ones.
Maternal hypertensive pregnancy disorders are associated with increased risk in offspring for any childhood mental disorder.