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Executive Health Management

The Sex and Gender Influence on Hypertension

2019 02 Oct

Despite underlying physiological differences and a different set of risk factors, diagnosis, management, and treatment strategies for hypertension do not account for sex and gender variances. Evidence-based guidelines for hypertension treatment from clinical trials are similar between males and females; however, most of these trials do not... Read more

Cardiology Management

Low-dose triple combination pill improves blood pressure treatment

2018 22 Aug

Among patients with mild to moderate hypertension, treatment with a pill containing low doses of three antihypertensive drugs led to an increased proportion of patients achieving their target blood pressure goal versus usual care. The finding is based on a randomised clinical trial of 700 patients with hypertension who were untreated or receiving... Read more