6 related results for Hypertension

Core Curriculum

Vascular Dysfunction: Sequelae of Acute Hypertension

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ASCOT-LLA: Extending benefits of statins to hypertensive patients

Hypertension and hypercholesterolemia frequently coexist and the interaction of these important risk factors increases cardiovascular risk considerably.

Curriculum Update #5

Interactions of lipids and RAS: Mechanisms for risk reduction

Hypertension and hypercholesterolemia, the major risk factors for atherosclerotic disease, are frequently associated.

Lipids and RAS: Interactions that increase cardiovascular risk

Hypertension and hypercholesterolemia frequently coexist, and over the past decade, provocative data have emerged suggesting the existence of neurohormonal interactions between lipoproteins and the renin-angiotensin system (RAS).

Curriculum Update #2

From hypertension to LVH and heart failure

This new program focuses on an area in which our understanding of vascular biology may have had the most profound impact on clinical practice to date.

Vascular Biology in Clinical Practice © Vol. 1, No. 3

From hypertension to LVH and heart failure

Participants at recent Vascular Biology Working Group meetings have reviewed and provided significant direction in the development of this slide/lecture program entitled The endothelium: New insights into the origins and treatment of CAD.