After stroke and bleeding risk are calculated and anticoagulation commences, hypertension control is essential to prevent CV events.
Gregory W. Rutecki, MD
The author wants your opinion on the habitual titration of β-blockers in patients with comorbid HF who are not at BP goal.
More patients were found to be at blood pressure goal in primary care settings vs specialty practice in a new study. Our author looks at possible reasons why.
Anything less than comprehensive care for type 2 diabetes is quickly becoming old school.
Hypertension is common and dangerous in HIV-infected persons. Primary care plays a vital role in detecting early signs and initiating treatment.
Since aldosterone has become a pivotal hypertensive hormone, screening with or without confirmation should be part of primary care practice. Here's a straightforward approach.
In patients with advanced renal disease, this is a persistent clinical question, but why?
Attention to a few easily obtained details can prevent serious sequelae in patients with T2 diabetes complicated by cardiovascular and renal disease.
Is fixed-dose combination therapy your go-to for an initial hypertension diagnosis? If not, why not?