More potent than hydrochlorothiazide to treat hypertension, this non-thiazide diuretic deserves a closer look.
Chlorthalidone is one of the "Rodney Dangerfield" diuretics in the treatment of hypertension. That needs to change.
Click through our topline review of the key takeaways from this long-awaited update.
This 83-year-old man is treated only for hypertension and says he "feels like Tarzan." The routine ECG says otherwise.
Click through this short case study for an illustration of the key principles put forth in the revised ACC/AHA guidelines on hypertension diagnosis and management.
A shift to earlier intervention and emphasis on basics like proper BP measurement and intensive lifestyle change are the key revisions.
Quiz: Are you current on early evidence that suggests hypertension is a risk factor for Alzheimer disease and other dementias? .
When both heart and kidney succumb to hypertensive damage, results are often devastating. Pickering syndrome is a case in point.
The spectrum of hypertensive heart disease is broad. Try these 2 questions to help sharpen your focus on points along the disease continuum.
Hypertension has been observed in every trial of antiangiogenic cancer therapy. How should it be treated?