What patients don't know about BP, stroke: You might be surprised
High blood pressure is a leading cause of heart attack and stroke, yet more than a third of high-risk U.S. adults believe they have no cause for worry.
4 big ways BP measurement goes wrong, and how to tackle them
When blood pressure measurement is inaccurate, it can lead to incorrect hypertension classification. These are the errors that often occur and how to address them.
4 keys to address high BP, stroke among your black patients
The risk of having a stroke is nearly twice as high for African Americans as for whites. This is how physicians can help black patients control high BP and prevent stroke.
What is the physician role in patients’ experience of death?
Advanced cardiopulmonary technologies can postpone certain death and reshape a physician’s view of what is considered good end-of-life care.
8 factors that make digital health work for BP management
With new advancements in digital health technology, what factors encourage adoption from patients and physicians for hypertension management? Find out.
Young adults are at risk for hypertension. What you need to know
Hypertension’s not just for the middle-aged. Now more young adults have it, underscoring the importance of earlier hypertension awareness and lifestyle interventions.
Here's how to earn recognition for your BP control work
Physician practices and health systems can earn recognition for their work in improving the hypertension-control rate among their patients. Find out how to get your plaudits.
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