Improving health outcomes: Hypertension publications
View a collection of AMA publications that highlight the importance of accurate blood pressure (BP) measurement and effective treatment of hypertension.
Return on Health virtual care case study: Hypertension Digital Medicine Program
Ochsner Health case study on their Hypertension Digital Medicine Program, based on AMA's Return on Health framework.
Why physicians’ snap judgments can exacerbate health inequity
Learn more with the AMA about why putting patients’ care in the right context is essential.
How a stroke led radio icon Tom Joyner to push Black heart health
In interview with AMA Immediate Past President Patrice Harris, MD, MA, Joyner shares why the health scare is bringing him out of retirement.
4 ways to reduce therapeutic inertia in patients with high BP
While accurate measurement is important for diagnosing hypertension, physicians must also focus on acting rapidly to manage elevated BP.
How to improve hypertension medication adherence for BP control
The way blood pressure medications are prescribed and purchased can promote or hinder patient adherence. Learn more from the AMA.
Patient Support & Advocacy
8 reasons patients don't take their medications
Patients can be reluctant to tell a physician they don’t take their medications. It’s important to learn why in order to improve medication adherence.
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