Cardiology_Hypertension

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.
ACC 2016 – Full of Snow and ScienceOur cardiologist blogger highlights PARTNER-2, HOPE-3, and sessions on women in cardiology at ACC.16.
6 Cardiology Meeting HighlightsResearchers presented several new findings about statins and non-statins at ACC.16. This brief roundup summarizes these and other noteworthy reports.
CardioScience Update, 4 New StudiesHighlights of four recent studies in hypertension, heart failure, preeclampsia expose vulnerable populations.
A Hypertension Quiz in 3 CasesFind out what you know about how to avoid therapeutic inertia in treatment of hypertension.