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Hypertension

From white coat hypertension and resistant hypertension to diet and exercise and multiple drug therapy: you'll find practical guidance here.

Hypertension

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Hypertension, the “silent killer,” is the leading diagnosis in primary care, and several other circulatory disorders are bringing patients to your practice. Here are the particulars.

Like other pharmaceuticals, ACE inhibitors have their own adverse-effect profile. Find quick answers here to clinicians’ FAQs.

There are several reasonable options for intensifying this patient's blood pressure treatment. Which one is optimal, though, given his labs and concomitant meds?

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A patient with a history of moderately severe and extensive plaque psoriasis now has a rash on her hands unlike any skin problem she has previously experienced. Do you know what this is? Answer this question and 4 others in this quiz.

Drugs, diseases, guidelines, databases—all at the touch of an app. Here: a selection of smartphone/tablet applications that may make your clinical practice a little easier this coming year.

In patients taking SGLT2 inhibitors who had treated hypertension, a new study found the drop in blood pressure seen with a diuretic similar to declines seen with other classes of antihypertensive medications.

The SGLT2 inhibitor in clinical trials was associated with decreases in systolic blood pressure. The current study looked specifically at the drug's effect on blood pressure--with encouraging results.

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