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2014-10-15 08:29:40

DALLAS, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PCCI and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center announce the award of a UH2 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to engage in a collaboration to improve chronic disease management for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), diabetes mellitus and hypertension. The nearly $5.8 million grant, "Improving Chronic Disease Management with Pieces(TM)," is coordinated by the NIH Common Fund, which supports "exceptionally high...

2014-10-14 04:22:26

KALAMAZOO, MI and KATOWICE, Poland, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ablative Solutions, Inc. (ASI), a privately held company headquartered in Kalamazoo, MI, with offices in Menlo Park, CA, announced today that it has treated the first patient in the Peregrine Study. Patients enrolled in the study receive targeted therapy using the investigational Peregrine System(TM) Infusion Catheter to treat sympathetic nerves located in the outer region of arteries. The interruption of these nerve...

2014-10-13 23:02:59

A $5.7 million National Institutes of Health grant will support research by scientists from Rutgers and Roswell Park Cancer Institute on the impact of health factors such as obesity, diabetes and hypertension among African-American women with breast cancer. Buffalo, NY, and New Brunswick, NJ (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 A $5.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (R01CA185623) will help investigators at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Rutgers School of Public Health...

2014-10-06 12:28:47

New Trials Will Be Designed to Address the Shortcomings of SYMPLICITY HTN-3, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the global hypertension management device market continues to hold considerable potential, despite recent setbacks. In the U.S., Europe and Japan, 200 million people are hypertensive, and many do not respond to medical therapy. Because hypertension can lead to major cardiovascular...

2014-10-02 23:05:03

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association and the Long Island PH Support Group are hosting the 10th Annual O2breathe Long Island Fun Walk and Family Fun Day Firemen's Memorial Park in Lindenhurst, Ny. Silver Spring, Md. (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Who: The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) and the Long Island PH Support Group are hosting the 10th Annual O2breathe Long Island Fun Walk and Family Fun Day. PHA is the country’s leading pulmonary hypertension association that works to...

2014-09-29 23:02:08

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association has accredited its first six Pulmonary Hypertension Care Centers in a program that seeks to improve overall quality of care ultimately improve outcomes of patients with pulmonary hypertension. Silver Spring, Md. (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The Pulmonary Hypertension Association has accredited its first six Pulmonary Hypertension Care Centers (PHCC) in a program that seeks to improve overall quality of care and ultimately improve outcomes of patients...

2014-09-29 04:21:35

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVRx, Inc., a private medical device company, announced today it received CE Mark approval from the National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) of the Barostim neo System(TM) for the treatment of heart failure. The therapy is approved for use in heart failure patients having an ejection fraction <= 35% and a New York Heart Failure Classification of III without restriction on QRS duration, concomitant medical device treatment or presence of...

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2014-09-24 03:00:37

Rachel Cagan, American College of Cardiology Four out of five heart attacks may be prevented with healthy behaviors Following a healthy lifestyle, including maintaining a healthy weight and diet, exercise, not smoking and moderating alcohol intake, could prevent four out of five coronary events in men, according to a new study publishing Sept. 22 in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. While mortality from heart disease has declined in recent decades, with much of the...

2014-09-23 12:30:38

Grant to help with blood pressure control and reduction of health care disparities OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente, the nation's largest integrated health care system, will support the American Heart Association in a broad effort to improve blood pressure control for African-Americans in two U.S. cities over three years. The program will depend upon community-based efforts, as well as doctors and patients, to help decrease the burden of the so called...

2014-09-22 04:21:48

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVRx, Inc., a private medical device company, announced today it secured a $15 million growth capital debt facility from Silicon Valley Bank. "Obtaining this funding significantly extends our cash availability to advance CVRx's hypertension and heart failure businesses. This growth capital will help ensure that CVRx can continue to invest aggressively in the market development and clinical activities required to deliver Barostim Therapy for these...


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Hypertension (journal)
2012-05-14 11:48:30

Hypertension is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1979 and published monthly by the American Heart Association (AHA). As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is John E. Hall (University of Mississippi). Publishing formats include original manuscripts, invited review summaries, invited case-based reviews, recent study highlights, invited brief commentaries, scientific or technical tutorials, letter to the editor, and novel findings of unusual interest. This journal focuses on...

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