- Hypertension and Diabetes
- Hypertension and Diabetic Nephropathy
by Dr. Joseph I. Shapiro
- The High Blood Pressure/Heart
Failure Link: A new Concern for Older Americans
- Detection and Control of Hypertension
in the Population - USA Experience
- Fact Sheet: Isolated Systolic
Hypertension (ISH) by Dr. Peter Sleight
- Patient Education Project Report
by Dr. Arun Chockalingam
- The Pan American Hypertension
Initiative (PAHI) Mission
- Non-communicable diseases control
initiative in the WHO - EMRO area by Dr. Azhar M.A. Faruqui
- A dash of salt and tone: Recent
trials providing new insights into the diet-blood pressure - health link by
Dr. Myron Weinberger
- Treatment Targets: Systolic
or Diastolic Pressure? by Dr. Myron H. Weinberger
- Decalogue of a Patient With Hypertension
by Dr. Stefan Farsky, Slovakia.
- Managing Pre-Hypertension- Reducing
a Global Burden or Preventing a Global Catastrophe?- Lawrence Beilin Department
of Medicine, Royal Perth Hospital, University of Western Australia and HeartSearch,
- Overweight and Obesity: A Global
Problem requires Practical Tools by Karen Donato, USA.
- A Brief Report of the Activities
of the Nurses Hypertension Association by Bernadette Stribling, UK.
Role of Exercise in Treating Hypertension by Dr. Dalynn Badenhop, USA
- Strength Training
and Hypertension by Dr. Ruby Nucklos, USA
- The Diabetes Scourge by
Dr. Patrick J. Mulrow, USA
- Hypertension and Sleep Disordered
Breathing by Dr. Youngsook Yoon, USA
Teaching the Teacher: A WHO/WHL Cross Cultural Project for Training Health Personnel
in Methods of Patient Education for Hypertension by Dr. Arun Chockalingam and
Dr. Porfirio Nordet
therapy. Obesity. Yanovski SZ, Yanovski JA. N Engl J Med 346:8; 591-602, 2002.
- Blood pressure
measuring devices: recommendations of the European Society of Hypertension.
Eoin O'Brien, Bernard Waeber, Gianfranco Parati, Jan Staessen, Martin G. Myers on
behalf of the European Society of Hypertension Working Group on Blood Pressure Monitoring.
British Medical Journal 322: 531-536, 2001.
of high-normal blood pressure on the risk of cardiovascular disease. R.S. Vasan,
M.G. Larson, E.P. Leip, J.C. Evans, C.J. O'Donnell, W.B. Kannel, and D. Levy. N
Engl J Med 345:18; 1291-1297, 2001.
Major Outcomes in High-Risk Hypertensive Patients Randomized to Angiotensin-Converting
Enzyme Inhibitor or Calcium Channel Blocker vs. Diuretic. The Antihypertensive and
Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT). The ALLHAT
Officers and Coordinators for the ALLHAT Collaborative Research Group. JAMA 2002;
Major Outcomes in Moderately Hypercholesterolemic Hypertensive Patients Randomized
to Pravastatin vs.Usual Care. The Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment
to Prevent Heart Attack Trial (ALLHAT). The ALLHAT Officers and Coordinators
for the ALLHAT Collaborative Research Group. JAMA 2002; 288: 2998-3007.
- The increase
in serum uric acid induced by diuretics could be beneficial to cardiovascular prognosis
in hypertension: a hypothesis. Ariel J. Reyes and William P. Leary. J Hypertens
2003, 21: 1775-1777. Copyright Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
The Egyptian Hypertension Society (EHS) has been very active.