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Blood pressure gauge and stethoscope.
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Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
04/03/2022
Lowering blood pressure before starting pharmacological therapy is important for patients with hypertension. What target should these patients meet before initiating therapy?
04/03/2022
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
05/25/2021
John is a 40-year-old man who has struggled for many years to maintain a healthy blood pressure.
05/25/2021
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
04/28/2020
Lowering blood pressure is one way to reduce an individual’s risk of stroke. But when is the optimal time to lower blood pressure in an individual who has just had a stroke? Let us know by taking our poll. ...
04/28/2020
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
11/07/2019
There are 2 main approaches to out-of-office blood pressure monitoring: ambulatory and home BP monitoring. Which one do you think is superior? Let us know by taking our poll.
11/07/2019
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
09/24/2019
In their most recent hypertension guidelines, the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology recommend a target blood pressure of less than 130/80 mm Hg. In your opinion, what is an...
09/24/2019

Clinical Insights

Conference Coverage
Michael Bloch, MD
Conference Coverage
Commentary
Commentary
10/09/2022
In this commentary, Michael J. Bloch, MD, writes about the link between sodium and blood pressure, as well as the need for continued research on the gut microbiome and the immune system.
10/09/2022
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
10/09/2022
In this commentary, Michael J. Bloch, MD, writes about using nonpharmacological therapies, including endovascular renal denervation, to improve blood pressure control.
10/09/2022
Gender Disparities
Gender Disparities
09/19/2022
How do patterns of blood pressure change over the life course and differ between men and women? A new analysis contradicts what you think you know. Lead researcher Susan Cheng, MD, MPH, MMSc, offers her...
09/19/2022