Cardiology_Hypertension

Can Hypertension be Treated Safely in Chronic Kidney Disease?Quiz: The use of ACEIs and ARBs to treat hypertension in moderate-to-severe kidney disease is a murky area of medicine. Test what you know, here.
SPRINT: The Good, the Controversial, and the BalanceOne nephrologist's thoughts on where in the annals of hypertension trials the SPRINT results may settle.
Aerobic Capacity at Middle Age Predicts Mortality in Swedish MenDr Bobby Lazzara reviews a first-of-its-kind study that found aerobic capacity second only to smoking as a predictor of death.
Managing Hypertension in CKD, Diabetes, and Heart Disease: It takes a VillageDrugs that improve blood pressure may have negative effects on a wide range of common comorbidities.
SPRINT: What Now?How many US adults are considered eligible for SPB equal to/less than 120 mm Hg? What about those who aren't?
Hypomagnesemia in an 89-year-old WomanThe most common cause of hypomagnesemia is a diuretic; it may be present even when potassium level is normal.
Chest Pain, Palpitations, Seizure in an Elderly WomanPatient has a history of hypertension; symptoms present x1 day; what's your read of the ECG?
SPRINT Trials: Update From ASHWill more aggressive BP control reduce the risk of CV outcomes? Finally, some answers.
Hypertension 2-case QuizResistant hypertension? A hypertensive emergency? Select your strategy and then find out if the evidence supports it.
App Review: The ACC-AHA ASCVD Risk Estimator
App Review: The ACC-AHA ASCVD Risk EstimatorThe practice of CVD risk estimation shifted radically in 2013. The ACC-AHA app helps you connect the new dots.