Treatment of Hypertension in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

– Hello, I’m Elliot Antman, President of the American Heart Association. An important, new scientific statement dealing with hypertension was published today by the American Heart Association in collaboration with the American College of Cardiology and the American Society of Hypertension. It is published in the AHA’s journal, Hypertension and simultaneously in circulation the Journal…

Your Healthy Family: New blood pressure guidelines

FAMILY… WE’RE CONTINUEING TALKING HEART DISEASE WITH UCHEALTH MEMORIAL CARDIOLOGIST… DR. DAVID ROSENBAUM… AND THE NEWEST BLOOD PRESSURE GUIDELINES THAT CAME OUT EARLIER IN NOVEMBER. DEPENDING ON ONE’S LEVEL OF RISK, WITH THEIR BLOOD PRESSURE WHICH NOW WITH THE NEW GUIDELINES HAVE COME OUT THIS MONTH WE KNOW THAT WE WANT TO BE SHOOTING FOR…

Hypertension and Dementia

There’s a growing body of research on how blood pressure affects risk for cognitive decline and dementia. Two studies published in the current issue of JAMA add important pieces to that puzzle. Shyam Prabakharan>>Blood pressure control, especially in midlife, could be a very strong way for this country and the world to consider, how do…