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Hospitalisations for Hypertensive Crisis More than Double

2022 01 Feb

The   number of people hospitalised for a hypertensive crisis has more than doubled from 2002 to 2014, according to Cedars-Sinai investigators. The increase occurred during a period when some studies reported overall progress in blood pressure control and a decline in related cardiovascular events in the U.S. The findings are published in the ... Read more

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February is Heart Health Month - Radiology Plays a Critical Role in Cardiac Health

2022 31 Jan

Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are the number one cause of death and disability globally. Hypertension is a leading risk factor for CVD and causes over 10 million deaths worldwide each year.   Over the last 30 years, deaths and disability from cardiovascular disease have been steadily rising across the globe. In 2019 alone, the condition, which includes... Read more

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World Hypertension Day - 17 May 2021

2021 17 May

Today, May 17, is World Hypertension Day . The theme this year is Measure Your Blood Pressure Accurately, Control It, Live Longer.   World Hypertension Day aims to help combat low awareness rates, especially in low- and middle-income areas, and promote a greater understanding of accurate blood pressure measurement methods.   This year's theme... Read more

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Hypertension 2021

2021 27 Sep

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#ESCCongress: New Management Pathways in Cardiovascular Risk Factors

2019 03 Sep

At the ESC Congress this year, several new guidelines have been released including updated guidelines on lipid control and new guidelines on diabetes and cardiovascular disease.  As per the updated guidelines on lipid control ,  the following are some key recommendations:  Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol levels should be lowered... Read more

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Blood Pressure Patterns and Incident Dementia

2019 19 Aug

High and low blood pressure have been shown to be associated with cognitive decline and dementia in several studies, suggesting that blood pressure may be a viable target for the primary and secondary prevention of dementia. There is sufficient evidence to prove that hypertension may be a risk factor for cognitive decline and dementia.  However,... Read more

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EuroPCR 2020

2020 19 May

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7th International Conference on PreHT, HT & CMS 2020

2020 15 Oct

NEW DATES DUE TO COVID-19 : 15 - 18 OCTOBER 2020 Find PreHT on Social Media Read more

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People with untreated white coat hypertension more likely to die from heart disease

2019 12 Jun

White coat hypertension, a condition in which a patient's blood pressure readings are higher when taken at the doctor's office compared to other settings, was originally attributed to the anxiety patients might experience during medical appointments. However, over the years, research has suggested the elevated readings might be a sign of underlying... Read more

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6th International Conference on PreHT, HT & CMS 2019

2019 28 Feb

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