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A study was undertaken to answer the question: “For those ambulatory patients who attend the emergency department, does routinely measuring their blood pressure and providing written information about hypertension and advising them to see their general practitioner if indicated, compared with no measurement or advice, lead to subsequent interventions (drug therapy, life style advice) to control blood pressure?” Method: A randomised controlled trial was performed in 400 patients attending the emergency department of Southampton General Hospital, a large UK teaching hospital serving a mainly urban ...
is the procedure of inserting and manipulating needles into various points on the body to relieve pain or for therapeutic purposes. 1 The earliest written record of acupuncture is the Chinese text Shiji (史記, English: Records of the Grand Historian ) with elaboration of its history in the second century BCE medical text Huangdi Neijing (黃帝內經, English: Yellow Emperor's Inner Canon ). 2 Different variations of acupuncture are practiced and taught throughout the world. Acupuncture has been the subject of active scientific research since the late 20th century 3 but it remains controversial among conventional medical researchers ...
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Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, London, United Kingdom, 2 Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Ureña (UNPHU), Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 3 Centro de Pesquisa Rene Rachou/Fiocruz, Belo Horizonte, Minos Gerais, Brazil, 4 Alzheimer Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 5 Medical College, Thrissur, India Citation: Prince MJ, Acosta D, Castro-Costa E, Jackson J, Shaji KS (2009) Packages of Care for Dementia in Low- and Middle-Income Countries. PLoS Med 6(11): e1000176. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000176 Academic Editor: Vikram Patel, London ... market research, surveys and trends
Appropriateness for Revascularization in Stable Angina | Clinical ...
During the upcoming weeks, we will post a series of cases addressing the appropriate treatment for patients with stable coronary artery disease. We will be focus on indications for revascularization in stable angina. In all of the cases, the patients will be at high enough risk that stress tests and coronary angiography will be performed. There has been recent data and recommendations on the appropriate indications for revascularization in stable angina. These recommendations are based on clinical symptoms, non-invasive imaging, and catheterization findings. After reading through these cases, we hope you have a better ... market research, surveys and trends

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Screening for High Blood Pressure: Recommendations and Rationale
This statement summarizes the current U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for high blood pressure, and updates the 1996 recommendation contained in the Guide to Clinical Preventive Services , Second Edition 1 . The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) strongly recommends that clinicians screen adults aged 18 and older for high blood pressure. � Rating: A Recommendation . Rationale: The USPSTF found good evidence that blood pressure measurement can identify adults at increased risk for cardiovascular disease due to high blood pressure, and good evidence that treatment of high blood ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Blood pressure in adult rural INDEPTH population in Asia | Minh ...
High blood pressure (BP) is a well-known major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and is a leading contributor to cardiovascular mortality and morbidity worldwide. Reliable population-based BP data from low–middle income countries are sparse. Objective: This paper reports BP distributions among adults in nine rural populations in five Asian countries and examines the association between high BP and associated risk factors, including gender, age, education, and body mass index. Methods: A multi-site cross-sectional study of the major non-communicable disease risk factors (tobacco and alcohol use, fruit and vegetable ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Received Aug. 31, 2009; revision received Oct. 14, 2009; accepted Dec. 21, 2009. From the Women's Life Center, Department of Psychiatry, UCLA–Geffen School of Medicine. Address correspondence and reprint requests to Dr. Altshuler, UCLA Mood Disorders Program, 300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 1544, Los Angeles, CA 90095-7057; laltshuler{at}mednet.ucla.edu (e-mail).   Get information about faster international access. Privacy Policy Home | Search | Current Issue | Past Issues | Subscribe | All APPI Journals | Help | Contact Us market trends, news research and surveys resources

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Evidence based management of hypertension - British Medical Journal
Evidence based management of hypertension. What to do when blood pressure is difficult to control. Jane E O'Rorke, W Scott Richardson ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Hypertension: Evidence-based Treatment and Clinical Challenges ...
Hypertension accounts for more primary care office visits than any other chronic medical condition. This course provides an evidence-based approach to the diagnosis and treatment of hypertension. Primary care clinicians will find this course invaluable in the care of their patients with this common and morbid condition. In this course, we provide an approach to the initial management of patients with hypertension. In addition, using a case-based interactive model, we will explore challenges and controversies in hypertension. These will include resistant hypertension, secondary hypertension, white coat hypertension, and the ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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Effective management of hypertension requires a systematic and coordinated patient care management. As the numbers increase for patients diagnosed with hypertension, the need for an advanced educational preparation in patient care management has developed. Description | Who Should Enroll | Why Use the Internet | Curriculum | Instruction Methods | Content Delivery | Faculty | Registration Information | Continuing Education Credits | Online Registration Form This interactive Internet Certificate Program is a six week, 40 hour continuing education program for nurses, pharmacists, and physicians. Effective management of ...
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