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Hypertension

15 results found for: hypertension

Pharmacy heart check service to launch on October 1

Community pharmacies will trial a new service to help meet the Government's ambitious disease prevention targets.

New NICE guidelines on hypertension treatment

The new recommendations reduce the CVD risk threshold at which treatment for hypertension should be considered.

Blood pressure management

This module provides an overview of hypertension screening and management including drug treatments and self-help advice through lifestyle interventions

Clinical review: Antihypertensive medications

From ACE inhibitors to alpha blockers, here is detailed look at the different classes of antihypertensives

Pharmacy BP services good for patients and NHS, commissioners told

Pharmacy-based hypertension services have potential to improve both public health and NHS efficiency, the CCA said

Clinical review: Antihypertensive medication

We take a detailed look at the drugs in the different classes of antihypertensives

The NMS and hypertension: the way forward for pharmacy?

A study into the management of hypertension through the NMS offers some pointers for pharmacist-led care

Single-pill hypertension regimens improve clinical outcomes

A new study links taking a single-pill fixed-dose combination (FDC) treatment for hypertension with improved clinical outcomes compared to multi-pill regimens

New research highlights potential analgesic risks on health outcomes

Analgesics for neuropathic pain and opioids may increase the risk of obesity and hypertension, according to new research

Hypertension and health behaviours: Understanding pharmacy’s role

This module explores how pharmacy teams can help hypertension patients after the initial diagnosis of high blood pressure 

The European Society of Clinical Pharmacy symposium

Pharmacists have proved their worth when it comes to controlling hypertension and detecting atrial fibrillation, as well as concerns about trial results that aren’t published and the role of predatory publishers.

Antihypertensive non-adherence is commonplace

Two in five people do not adhere fully to their antihypertensive medication or even take it at all

Tackling high blood pressure report published by PV

Community pharmacy has an opportunity to expand and enhance its contribution to the national agenda around preventing, detecting and managing hypertension, says new PV report.

PMS could increase hypertension risk

Premenstrual syndrome might increase the risk of hypertension according to a new analysis

Hypertension and the new medicine service

This CPD module provides pharmacists with an overview of the management of hypertension and the role of the NMS.



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