The hazard ratio for all-cause mortality fell to 0.504 after 3 years of the intervention.
Aspirin use dampened the rise in early-onset strokes seen after preeclampsia.
Heart failure in the presence of type 2 diabetes has a 5-year survival rate on par with some of the worst diseases.
From the Journals
A long-term follow-up study of bariatric surgery patients revealed complication risks.
News from the FDA/CDC
Black and American Indian/Alaska Native adults most likely to have multiple chronic health conditions.
Systems of care, like the VA and Kaiser Permanente, are reaching hypertension control rates of more than 90%.
The guidelines include strong recommendation for using a team-based approach for managing hypertension.
At Kaiser, hypertension treatment decisions are based on observed, single measurements, often without rest.
ANAHEIM, CALIF. – It didn’t matter whether BP measurements were observed or not; blood pressure control and outcomes were largely the same either...
ANAHEIM, CALIF. – Thirty million Americans became hypertensive overnight.