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Lower Systolic Blood Pressure at Admission Linked to Increased Short-Term Risk of Death in HF Patients

Lower Blood Pressure at Hospital Admission Increases the Risk of Heart Failure Death

In hospitalized patients with heart failure (HF), lower admission systolic blood pressure (SBP) is linked to an increased risk of one-year death and readmission....
Home-based Monitoring System Shows Marked Improvement in Hypertension Management

High-Risk Genotype APOL1 and Hypertensive CKD

There is are associations between the high-risk variant alleles of apolipoprotein L1 (APOL1), G1, and G2 and rapid progression of hypertensive chronic kidney disease...
acute kidney injury

Intradialytic Hypotension Across Crit-Line Profiles

2021 ANNA National Symposium In hospitalized patients with heart failure, achieving estimated dry weight (EDW) without causing intradialytic hypotension (IDH) is challenging. One goal of...
Stiff Arteries May Play Important Role in HFpEF Mechanism & Prognosis

Stiff Arteries May Play an Important Role in HFpEF Mechanism & Prognosis

Vascular stiffness may play a larger role in heart failure than previously thought. Patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) have stiffer...
Cardio Round-up: A Fifth of Stable CAD Patients Report Monthly Angina; Plus More

Cardio Round-up: Great Debate Resolved?; Election Stress and the Heart; and More

The Great Debate Over BP Control Strategy by Final SPRINT Results The ideal systolic blood pressure (SBP) target has been a matter of investigation for...
The Great Debate: Intensive vs. Liberal BP Control Settled by Final SPRINT results

The Great Debate: Intensive vs. Liberal BP Control Settled by Final SPRINT Results

The ideal systolic blood pressure (SBP) target has been a matter of investigation for years, particularly in elderly patients. The Systolic Blood pressure Intervention...
High Blood Pressure Linked to Cognitive Decline

Blood Pressure Control with Alpha-Blockers in Patients with CKD

There is a high prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CLD) among older patients; more than 20% of individuals ≥65 years of age are affected...

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