Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy are associated with modestly increased risks for autism spectrum disorders and possibly ADHD in offspring.
In otherwise healthy individuals, periodontitis is associated with higher systolic blood pressure.
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.
Only 38.1% of adults previously diagnosed and treated for hypertension from a large population-based analysis are controlled, with CVD, migraines, diabetes, and depression associated with increased odds of control.
Researchers investigated the effects of RAAS antagonism on the severity of COVID-19 in patients with obesity-related hypertension.
A novel study evaluated the effect of cardiometabolic syndrome on early vascular disease in patients with psoriasis.
Study researchers evaluated whether hypertension and prehypertension could predict greater decline in cognitive performance.
Hospitalized COVID-19 patients can safely continue using blood pressure medications.
Beta-blocker pharmacokinetics comparison chart for hypertension.
A comparative list of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors monotherapy and combination therapy for the treatment of hypertension.
A comparative list of combination antihypertensive medications.