Latest hypertension treatment Stories

2013-09-25 23:25:11

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Hypertension Treatment Drugs Markets in China. London (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 China's demand for hypertension treatment drugs has grown at a fast pace in the past decade. In the next five years, both production and demand will continue to grow. This new study examines China's economic trends, investment environment, industry development, supply and demand, industry capacity, industry structure, marketing channels and...

2011-12-12 21:59:40

Inaccurate blood pressure measurements due to faulty technique impact hypertension treatment decisions Because some clinicians fail to stick to official recommendations for blood pressure monitoring, a number of patients are misclassified, which could have an impact on decisions about their treatment. According to Gretchen Ray and colleagues, from the University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy, when routine blood pressure monitoring in clinics is compared with measurements based on the...

2010-10-05 07:58:00

NEW YORK, October 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - New Research Which Shows That Timing Blood Pressure Medication With a Patient's Body Clock Make it More Effective and Offers Greater Protection Against the Occurrence of Heart Attacks and Strokes is Set to Change the Hypertension Treatment for Hundreds of Millions of People Worldwide Chronobiology International - the international journal on how biological rhythms affect the systems of living things - has published the results of a...

2010-03-08 17:00:00

Early treatment of ocular hypertension appears to reduce the risk of developing glaucoma, especially in individuals at the highest risk, according to a report in the March issue of Archives of Ophthalmology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. However, this strategy may not offer an absolute benefit in individuals at low risk. Glaucoma is one of the most common causes of blindness in the United States and worldwide, according to background information in the article. High pressure within the...

2006-04-10 14:15:00

By David Douglas NEW YORK -- In elderly men with high blood pressure (hypertension), the duration of anti-hypertensive treatment is associated with a reduced risk of dementia and cognitive decline, according to a report. Lead investigator Dr. Rita Peila told Reuters Health: "The study suggests that hypertension treatment in very old hypertensive subjects shows no harm and perhaps some benefits against dementia and cognitive decline. The results suggest that the longer is the duration of...

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