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Kidney International: Results of the HEMO Study
11/20/2017 | Free Article Exchange with Kidney International: Results of the HEMO Study suggest that p-cresol sulfate and indoxyl sulfate are not associated with cardiovascular outcomes
2017 Hypertension Clinical Guidelines
11/13/2017 | This guideline is an update of the NHLBI publication, 'The 7th Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of High Blood Pressure' (JNC 7) and is a comprehensive resource for the clinical and public health practice communities.
Science News (Scientific Sessions)
11/11/2017 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2017. Nov. 11-16, 2017 in Anaheim, California.
AHA Principles on the Accessibility and Affordability of Drugs and Biologics
11/09/2017 | Market entry prices of innovator pharmaceutical products, or brand drugs and biologics, are at levels that some assessments consider unaffordable to the healthcare system and prices for some established generic drugs have seen sharp, and rapid increases. These two trends are converging to create a situation that requires serious consideration by all healthcare stakeholders.
Cardiovascular Health in African Americans
10/23/2017 | Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality in African Americans. Life expectancy is about 3.4 years shorter in African Americans than whites and CVD has been estimated to explain about 30-40% of the difference in mortality
HYPERTENSION: Role of Kidneys in Sex Differences in Ang II-Induced HTN
10/23/2017 | Role of Kidneys in Sex Differences in Ang II-Induced Hypertension
HYPERTENSION: New Featured Articles for October 2017
10/18/2017 | Labetalol Versus Nifedipine as Antihypertensive Treatment for Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy: a Randomised Trial and Time Course of Change in Blood Pressure From Sodium Reduction and the DASH Diet
Kidney International: Blood pressure targets for hemodialysis patients
09/29/2017 | Free Article Exchange with Kidney International: Blood pressure targets for hemodialysis patients
Free Article Access for October 2017 from the American Journal of Nephrology
09/29/2017 | The October 2017 announcement of the free access articles from the American Journal of Nephrology.
Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging Featured Articles September 2017
09/22/2017 | New Featured articles from Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging for September 2017