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Can a rice bran supplement lower high blood pressure?

Posted by on May 30, 2019 in Hypertension | 0 comments

In a nutshell This article investigated the safety and effectiveness of a processed rice bran (PRB) supplement in the management of patients with high blood pressure (BP). The authors concluded that daily consumption of a rice bran supplement with PRB can improve mildly high BP.   Some background Hypertension is a condition where the BP...

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Looking for patients with hypertension and chronic kidney disease to test a new drug

Posted by on Jan 27, 2019 in Hypertension | 0 comments

In a nutshell This phase 2 trial will investigate the safety and effectiveness of KBP-5074 for the treatment of hypertension. The main outcome will be a change in blood pressure after 84 days. The details Hypertension or high blood pressure is a serious condition. It can lead to major cardiac events such as stroke, heart attack or death....

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Looking for participants to test a telemonitoring blood pressure management system

Posted by on Jan 5, 2019 in Hypertension | 0 comments

In a nutshell This clinical trial will evaluate a telemonitoring system for measuring blood pressure (BP) in the management of hypertension. The main outcome will be any hypertension-related side effects such as visits to the hospital, deaths, heart attacks or strokes during the 6-month trial. The study will be recruiting in Jackson,...

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Searching for participants to test an exercise program for managing hypertension

Posted by on Feb 4, 2018 in Hypertension | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial will examine the effects of resistance exercise on blood pressure and cardiovascular risk in African Americans. The main outcome to be measured will be changes in blood pressure. This trial is being conducted in Chicago, Illinois. The details Managing blood pressure is important for patients with hypertension (high blood...

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Is renal denervation a safe and effective treatment for resistant hypertension?

Posted by on Aug 7, 2016 in Hypertension | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study examined the safety and effectiveness of renal denervation compared to intense drug treatment for resistant hypertension. The authors concluded that renal denervation achieved a decrease in blood pressure similar to that seen with intense drug treatment. Some background Patients with hypertension have a higher resting...

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The effects of different types of diuretics in treatment of hypertension

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in Hypertension | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study compared the effect of thiazide-type (TT) and thiazide-like (TL) diuretics on heart failure, cardiovascular events (CVEs, such as heart attacks and strokes) and mortality in adults with hypertension. The authors concluded that patients receiving TL diuretics were less likely to experience cardiovascular events and heart failure...

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