Hypertension

Trending Medical and health breaking news Hypertension Protocols Curb Racial Bias in Therapeutic Inertia

Trending Medical and well being breaking information Hypertension Protocols Curb Racial Bias in Therapeutic Inertia

Therapeutic inertia regarding intensification of blood pressure treatment has been shown to be more of an issue in Black patients, but this was not the case in the SPRINT trial, which involved a strict standardized approach to blood pressure management, a new analysis shows. “Overall, we found that therapeutic inertia was similar in different races…

Trending Medical and health breaking news Hypertension With Right Subclavian Plaque Tied to CV Events

Trending Medical and well being breaking information Hypertension With Proper Subclavian Plaque Tied to CV Occasions

The study covered in this summary was published on researchsquare.com as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways The study demonstrates that the prevalence of right subclavian plaques is an independent risk factor for future cardiovascular events. Higher levels of globulin and lower levels of albumin were also predictors.  In hypertensive…