Hypertension Resource Center

Blood Pressure Coaching App Same as Tracking App for Systolic BP

Blood Pressure Coaching App Same as Tracking App When Added to Home Pressure Monitoring

A novel blood pressure coaching app was not significantly different from a blood pressure tracking app for helping to reduce systolic blood pressure in...
What is the Future of Remote Patient Monitoring?

Every Step You Take: What is the Future of Remote Patient Monitoring?

An increasingly powerful aspect of telemedicine is remote patient monitoring (RPM) - the use of portable, high-tech devices to track and relay data to...

Hypertension Stage and Risk of Cardiovascular Events

The American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) issued new hypertension guidelines in 2017 that defined new hypertension thresholds.
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Association of CKD and Stroke Risk Attenuated by Adjustment for Hypertension

Results of studies have suggested that chronic kidney disease (CKD) is an independent predictor of stroke; the studies have proposed various mechanisms for this association.
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Phone Counseling Can Improve Impact of Blood Pressure Telemonitoring in Minority Stroke Survivors

A new study has shown that the addition of smartphone lifestyle counseling to home blood pressure telehealth services improved patients’ long-term blood pressure control,...

Best Apps to Keep You Healthy in 2020

Putting your health first and foremost can be hard – the demands of both your professional and personal life can often accumulate and cause...
Cardio Round-up: ACC.20 Cancelled, Apixaban Wins in AFib, and More

Cardio Round-up: Belly Fat Not Great; Blood Pressure Perils, Marijuana Update, and More

This week's edition of the Round-up reminds you to chip away and lessen the excess belly fat if possible, and in doing so lower...

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