A greater focus on potential barriers may help prevent errors, increased costs, and poor patient outcomes.

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All patients with stroke should have their blood pressure lowered to normal levels, a new study shows.

No longer considered a single entity, hypertension is part of a larger disease group that includes obesity, diabetes mellitus, kidney disease, and other concerns. Test your knowledge of hypertension and related problems.

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There may be a difficult tradeoff between treating patients with hypertension and preventing serious fall injuries.

Certain modifiable risk factors affect variability in home blood pressure in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.


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