The technology is available to empower patients to monitor their blood pressure at home. The main limiting factor is how well monitoring devices are integrated into your practice and workflow.
We’re using our ambulatory blood pressure monitoring program to assess the prevalence of masked hypertension in cardiac rehab patients and potentially improve hypertension control in people with aortic dissection.
One of the first clinic-based studies comparing positive airway pressure and upper airway stimulation finds each to have advantages in differing outcomes, laying the groundwork for future studies.
A clinical hypertension specialist identifies the 2017 ACC/AHA guideline’s five key contributions and shares tips on combination therapy, the role of home blood pressure monitoring and more.
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The new ACC/AHA recommendations are a helpful development, but Cleveland Clinic experts say they miss the boat on patients with diabetes and the need to individualize treatment.
Research shows that both high blood pressure and very low blood pressure can be dangerous for patients with chronic kidney disease.
This substudy of the huge PRECISION trial shows that clinicians need to weigh the potential dangers of worsened blood pressure control when considering chronic use of NSAIDs — especially ibuprofen.