Hypertension Resource Center

The Treatment of Mild Hypertension in Pregnancy: A New CHAPter

In a recent practice advisory, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) updated guidelines for the treatment of chronic hypertension in pregnancy1 based...
Blood Pressure Coaching App Same as Tracking App for Systolic BP

Remote Blood Pressure Monitoring in Patients with CKD and Hypertension

Patients in racial and ethnic minorities with chronic kidney disease (CKD) face increased risk of adverse outcomes associated with uncontrolled hypertension. Results of previous...
1990 to 2019 Saw Doubling of Number of People With Hypertension

Survey Examines Patient Preferences for Hypertension Treatments

When determining treatment plans for the management of hypertension, patient preferences are key to the shared decision-making process between patients and physicians. David Kandzari,...
Second-Line Treatment With Apatinib in Patients with Recurrent or Refractory Melanoma

Second-Line Treatment With Apatinib in Patients with Recurrent or Refractory Melanoma

According to Shumin Yuan and colleagues from the Affiliated Cancer Hospital of Zhengzhou University and Henan Cancer Hospital in Zhengzhou, China, metastatic malignant melanoma...
Treatment-Related Adverse Events as Predictors of Surufatinib Effectiveness in Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumors

Treatment-Related Adverse Events as Predictors of Surufatinib Effectiveness in Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumors

According to a study, published in ESMO Open, no biomarkers have been validated for predicting efficacy outcomes in patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) who are...

Blood Pressure and Risk of Adverse Kidney Outcomes

The most common comorbidity among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is hypertension. Uncontrolled hypertension can result in adverse clinical outcomes, including myocardial infarction,...
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Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum on Choosing the Right Statin for High Cholesterol

DocWire News recently spoke Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum, cardiologist, published author, and womens’ wellness advocate. Dr. Steinbaum discussed: Treatments for high cholesterol, like statins, as...

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