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Diastolic Hypertension

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Diastolic Hypertension: Hypertension characterized diastolic blood pressure greater than 90 mmHg on two occasions.

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Google previewEvidence-Based Practice of Anesthesiology (2013)

by Lee A Fleisher

21-23 Poorly controlled diastolic hypertension is an established risk factor for AKI, but ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Health and Aging (2007)

by Kyriakos S. Markides

Isolated diastolic hypertension is less common in older adults and occurs when the diastolic blood pressure is elevated without elevation of the systolic blood pressure. Another way to describe hypertension is by the degree of elevation of ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Nutrition and Good Health (2003)

by Robert A. Ronzio

Diastolic hypertension is caused by the restriction of small arteries (arterioles) flowing ...

Google previewThe Nutrition and Health Dictionary (1995)

by Percy Russell, Anita Williams

Diastolic hypertension is a result of a narrowing of the small arterioles that control the flow of blood out of the larger arteries. Hypertension heart disease is an increase in the blood pressure, placing an extra burden on the heart as it works ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Aging and Public Health (2008)

by Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic

and combined systolic/diastolic hypertension (both upper and lower blood pressure levels increased) impart increased coronary risk. Treatment of both isolated ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

The common causes of heart failure after 40 years of age are coronary atherosclerosis with myocardial infarction, anaemia, diastolic hypertension, hypervolaemia, valvular heart disease, pulmonary disease, renal disease and diffuse ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

Physiology A constellation of clinical findings characterized by marked lability of BP with systolic/diastolic hypertension and tachycardia, ± headache, diaphoresis, emotional lability, and refractoriness of heart rate in response to exogenous ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Molecular Mechanisms of Disease (2009)

With 213 Tables by Florian Lang

A gain-of-function mutation in this subunit is associated with a low prevalence of diastolic hypertension [3]. A gain-of-function gene variant of the Serum and glucocorticoid-inducible kinase may result in enhanced insulin sensitivity of blood ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Aging (2006)

Fourth Edition, 2-Volume Set by Richard Schulz

the United States, Australia, and China with ISH, diastolic and systo- diastolic hypertension. There is a high benefit to risk ratio. The number needed to ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

The common causes of heart failure after 40 years of age are coronary atherosclerosis with myocardial infarction, anemia, diastolic hypertension, hypervolemia, valvular heart disease, pulmonary disease, renal disease, and diffuse myocardial ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

The common causes of heart failure after 40 years of age are coronary atherosclerosis with myocardial infarction, anemia, diastolic hypertension, hypervolemia, valvular heart disease, pulmonary disease, renal disease, and diffuse myocardial ...

Google previewStedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing (2005)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

A tumor of juxtaglomerular cell origin usually presenting with symptoms of secondary aldosteronism, including severe diastolic hypertension, which appears to be due to tumor-produced renin.

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