N-nitroso-irbesartan is a probable human carcinogen based on results from laboratory tests.
Case finding is more effective than population-based screening at identifying individuals with chronic kidney disease.
Less than half of at-risk older adults regularly check their blood pressure at home or in other places outside the health care system.
An online technology was developed to assess whether physicians and potential patients who may benefit from statin therapy would come to the same diagnostic conclusion.
Men ages 20 to 49 years and women ages 70 years and older have increased odds of uncontrolled hypertension.
Increased blood pressure (BP) at night is associated with an increased risk for all-cause mortality in patients with diabetes.
Children diagnosed with type 2 diabetes may face certain health challenges that grow worse over time and follow them into adulthood.
For patients with resistant hypertension, a four-month structured program of diet and exercise results in significant reductions in clinic and ambulatory blood pressure.
For adults with elevated blood pressure (BP), monitoring BP at home is more acceptable than at a clinic or kiosk or using a 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitor.
A comparative list of loop, potassium-sparing, and thiazide-like diuretics monotherapy and combination therapy for the treatment of hypertension.
A comparative list of Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) monotherapy and combination therapy for the treatment of hypertension.