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Many heart-related emergencies are due to uncontrolled blood pressure

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Many heart-related emergencies are due to uncontrolled blood pressure Many heart-related emergencies are due to uncontrolled blood pressure

Many heart-related emergencies are due to uncontrolled blood pressure






 The top cardiovascular (CVD) diagnoses from U.S. emergency departments suggest that many cardiovascular emergencies are due to poorly controlled high blood pressure, according to a study of more than 20 million emergency department visits published Sept. 8 in the Journal of the American Heart Association, an open access, peer-reviewed journal of the American Heart Association.
The researchers found that 13% of all heart-related emergency department diagnoses, representing more than 2.7 million people, were for ?essential? hypertension, which is high blood pressure not caused by other diseases. Most cases of high blood pressure are essential hypertension.?These visits resulted in hospital admission less than 3% of the time and with very few deaths - less than 0.1%. This suggests that these visits were mostly related to the management of hypertension,? said lead author Mamas A. Mamas, M.D., a professor of cardiology at Keele University in Stoke-on-Trent, and a consultant cardiologist at University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust, both in the UK.For the 15 CVD conditions detailed in the study, about 30% were hypertension-related diagnoses.The study analyzed cardiovascular diagnoses made during emergency department visits that were part of the Nationwide Emergency Department Sample from 2016-2018. The sample was 48.7% women, and the average age was 67 years. The majority were Medicare or Medicaid participants. Men in the sample were more likely to have other di...
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Publication date: 21-09-2022 16:06
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