Citations with the tag: HYPERTENSION -- Case studies

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  • FDR and hypertension: If we'd only known then what we know...
    Gifford Jr., Ray W. // Geriatrics; Jan96, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p29 

    Takes a look at hypertension its complications while looking at the number of breakthroughs that have contributed significantly to the successful management of hypertension. Steps taken.

  • Acute heart failure of unknown origin.
    Gifford Jr., Ray W. // Patient Care; 10/15/1993, Vol. 27 Issue 16, p177 

    Presents a case study involving a woman with hypertension. Hospitalization due to gastrointestinal bleeding; History of systemic hypertension with treatment as low-dose thiazide diuretics; Episodes of chest pain; Effects of sympathomimetic therapy; Treatment changes and diagnosis.

  • A violinist who wants to B sharp.
    Elliott, William J. // Patient Care; 11/15/1994, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p151 

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  • The spitting image of primary aldosteronism.
    Elliott, William J. // Patient Care; 3/30/1995, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p84 

    Reports a case of a 45-year-old man, suffering from uncontrolled hypertension. Details of problem and investigation, which occurred two years ago; Comments on further studies and diagnoses.

  • Erectile dysfunction, hypertension, and migraine.
    Elliott, William J. // Patient Care; 9/15/1998, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p147 

    Presents information on a case study of an African American male patien referred for the treatment of refractory hypertension. Identification of symptoms which the patient experienced; Description of medications that were administered; Findings of tests conducted on the patient; Examination of...

  • While the doctor's away, the patient's okay.
    Calhoun, David A. // Patient Care; 1/15/1995, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p94 

    Presents a case of a 72-year old woman referred for evaluation of refractory hypertension. Intolerance to various antihypertensive regimen; Physical examination results; White-coat syndrome as an anxiety response to health assessment; 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring; Prescription...

  • Phenelzine/tyramine-containing food interaction.
    Calhoun, David A. // Reactions Weekly; 6/18/2011, Issue 1356, p30 

    The article describes the case of a 34-year-old woman with depression who developed hypertension and acute myocardial infarction (MI) after taking phenelzine and tyramine-containing cheese.

  • Dextromethorphan abuse.
    Calhoun, David A. // Reactions Weekly; 11/20/2010, Issue 1328, p17 

    The article describes the case of a 17-year-old boy who developed hypertension and altered mental status after ingesting water-extracted dextromethorphan.

  • Bevacizumab.
    Calhoun, David A. // Reactions Weekly; 12/4/2010, Issue 1330, p11 

    The article describes the case of a 38-year-old man, diagnosed with right vestibular schwannoma (VS), who developed hypertension after receiving an infusion of bevacizumab.

  • Triamcinolone.
    Calhoun, David A. // Reactions Weekly; Sep2014, Vol. 1517 Issue 1, p182 

    The article presents a case study of a 47-year-old man who developed ocular hypertension after being treated with triamcinolone.

  • NONCARDIAC CAUSE OF CHEST PAIN DIAGNOSED BY CARDIAC CT.
    Chang, Su Min; Alvarez, Paulino // Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal; Jul-Sep2012, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p47 

    The article offers information on the case of a 59-year-old woman who has a hypertension, a hyperlipidemia, and a family history of coronary artery disease.

  • Transient Horner's syndrome associated with hypertension.
    Williams, G. P.; Lukaris, A.; Hawksworth, N. R. // Eye; Jan2007, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p139 

    A letter to the editor discussing a case report of transient Horner's syndrome linked with hypertension is presented.

  • If you don't succeed with one antihypertensive, try...
    Williams, G. P.; Lukaris, A.; Hawksworth, N. R. // Modern Medicine; Nov95, Vol. 63 Issue 11, p6 

    Reports that when a patient does not respond to a single drug therapy for hypertension, the next thing to do would be to try a different drug. Study carried out by the Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study on Antihypertensive Agents; Outcome of the overall study.

  • Aortic stenosis and systemic hypertension.
    Beevers, D.G.; Sloan, P.J.M.; MacKinnon, J. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition); 6/18/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6382, p1960 

    Examines the distinction of aortic stenosis from systemic hypertension. Description of systolic ejection murmurs; Diagnosis of aortic stenosis; Details on the absence of ventricular hypertrophy and normal aortic second sound.

  • Epinephrine/propranolol interaction.
    Beevers, D.G.; Sloan, P.J.M.; MacKinnon, J. // Reactions Weekly; 4/2/2011, Issue 1345, p16 

    The article describes the cases of five women and one man who experienced hypertensive events following the intake of lidocaine with epinephrine before plastic surgery.

  • Epinephrine.
    Beevers, D.G.; Sloan, P.J.M.; MacKinnon, J. // Reactions Weekly; 6/4/2011, Issue 1354, p21 

    The article describes the case of a 49-year-old woman who developed hypertension and acute coronary syndrome after receiving highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART) with epinephrine, including preoperative findings and postoperative results.

  • Vascular Diseases Quiz - Case 19.
    Lioudaki, S.; Psathas, E.; Doulaptsis, M.; Katsargyris, A.; Klonaris, C. // Archives of Hellenic Medicine / Arheia Ellenikes Iatrikes;  

    A quiz concerning the case of 72-year-old female patient who was referred to the medical department with a medical history of arterial hypertension and smoking is presented.

  • Multifactorial hypertension of nephro-urological aetiology. A case study.
    Martín-Gómez1, Adoración; González-Martínez2, Francisco J.; Pulido-Fernández, Francisco; Medina-Estévez, Emilia; Palacios-Gómez, M. Eugenia; García-Díez, J. Miguel; Hernández-Lao, Antonio; Gómez-Fuentes, J. Ramón // Nefrologia; 2014, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p270 

    A letter to the editor is presented which discusses a case study of 44-year-old patient with increased levels of blood pressure (BP) and was diagnosed with multifactorial hypertension of nephro-urological aetiology.

  • Felodipine extended release versus conventional diuretic therapy for the treatment of...
    McClennen, William; Wilson, Thomas // Clinical & Investigative Medicine; Jun98, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p142 

    Investigates monotherapy using either felodipine extended release (ER) or a conventional diuretic therapy for the treatment of systolic hypertension in elderly patients. Information on the design of the study; Insight on the participants; Intervention in the study; Details on the results and...

  • Protracted anuria due to active renal vasoconstriction in malignant hypertension.
    Meyrier, A.; Laaban, J.P.; Kanfer, A. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition); 4/7/1984, Vol. 288 Issue 6423, p1045 

    Focuses on the protracted anuria due to active renal vasoconstriction in malignant hypertension. Irreversibility of renal lesions; Treatment of renal function; Reference on a boy with fever, epigastric pain and diffuse joint pain.

  • Methylphenidate.
    Meyrier, A.; Laaban, J.P.; Kanfer, A. // Reactions Weekly; 8/21/2010, Issue 1315, p35 

    The article describes the cases of three boys who experienced hypertension or tachycardia while taking methylphenidate for attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

  • Factors related to first dose hypotensive effect of captopril: prediction and treatment.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition); 3/12/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6368, p832 

    Investigates the factors related to first dose hypotensive effect of captopril on hypertensive patients. Physiological effects of captopril on the arterial pressure; Lists of case studies; Factors correlating with the first dose effect.

  • Sunitinib.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 4/23/2011, Issue 1348/1349, p35 

    The article presents case studies of two patients with renal cell carcinoma who underwent nephrectomy and were treated with sunitinib but they developed hypertension and proteinuria during treatment.

  • Prednisolone.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 1/19/2013, Issue 1435, p20 

    The article describes the case report of a 6-year-old girl with a history of systemic hypertension, blurred vision, ocular pain, headaches, photophobia and vomiting who developed ocular hypertension while receiving prednisolone.

  • Imatinib.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 03/01/2013, Issue 1441, p20 

    The article presents a case study of a 68-year-old woman with a history of hypertension, who developed grade 2 systemic oedema and rash during treatment with imatinib.

  • Levonorgestrel.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 02/09/2013, Issue 1438, p20 

    The article presents a case study of a 46-year old woman, suffered from hypertension due to use of contraception with a levonorgestrel-containing intrauterine device (IUD).

  • Bevacizumab.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 03/01/2013, Issue 1441, p11 

    A 69-year-old woman developed hypertension and proteinuria while receiving bevacizumab for lung adenocarcinoma.

  • Prednisone.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 1/15/2011, Issue 1334, p38 

    The article describes the case of a 21-year-old man experienced hypertension while receiving treatment with oral prednisone, referencing a study published in a 2009 issue of the "Journal of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes of South Africa."

  • Tacrolimus.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 8/25/2012, Issue 1416, p41 

    The article describes the case of a 53-year-old man who developed systolic hypertension while under tacrolimus immunosuppressive therapy.

  • Phenylephrine overdose.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 1/5/2013, Issue 1433, p34 

    The article describes the case report of a 24-year-old female patient with chronic pelvic pain who developed severe hypertension and tachycardia after receiving an overdose of intravenous (IV) phenylephrine.

  • Sorefenib.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 8/18/2012, Issue 1415, p46 

    The article describes the cases of 11 patients who received sorafenib for hepatocellular carcinoma but developed skin disorders, diarrhoea or hypertension during treatment.

  • Methylphenidate overdose.
    Hodsman, G.P.; Isles, C.G.; Murray, G.D.; Usherwood, T.P.; Webb, D.J.; Robertson, J.I.S. // Reactions Weekly; 1/11/2014, Issue 1483, p67 

    The article presents a case study of a 14-year old boy who developed tachycardia and increased blood pressure after ingestion of methylphenidate in a suicide attempt.

  • Incidental Detection of Asymptomatic Intrapericardial Calcified Hydatid Cyst.
    Moorthy, Nagaraja; Kumar, Sudeep; Lal, Hira; Goel, Pravin K. // Heart Views; Jan-Mar2013, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p36 

    The article presents a case report of a 67-year-old diabetic, hypertensive and chronic stable angina patient with hydatid cyst.

  • Initial dose of enalapril in hypertension.
    Webster, J.; Newnham, D.M.; Petrie, J.C. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition); 6/1/1985, Vol. 290 Issue 6482, p1623 

    Presents a case report of a woman with hypertension in Great Britain. Role of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors in the profound drop in blood pressure; Occurrence of hypertension in patients with congestive heart failure; Use of a modest dose of background thiazide diuretic in the study.

  • Subdural hematomas in pulmonary arterial hypertension patients treated with protacyclin analogs.
    Louis, Lam; Bair, Nancy; Banjac, Svetlana; Dweik, Raed A.; Tonelli, Adriano R. // Pulmonary Circulation; Oct-Dec2012, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p518 

    Prostacyclin analogs therapy has been associated with development of thrombocytopenia. Little is known whether this treatment increases the risk of intracranial hemorrhage in pulmonary artery hypertension (PAH) patients. We queried the Cleveland Clinic billing database to identify cases of...

  • Amphotericin B.
    Louis, Lam; Bair, Nancy; Banjac, Svetlana; Dweik, Raed A.; Tonelli, Adriano R. // Reactions Weekly; 5/13/2006, Issue 1101, p5 

    The article presents a case study of a 19-year-old woman who developed severe hypertension during the treatment of candidiasis with amphotericin B.

  • Hypertension and lung haemorrhage: 3 case reports.
    Louis, Lam; Bair, Nancy; Banjac, Svetlana; Dweik, Raed A.; Tonelli, Adriano R. // Reactions Weekly; 8/27/2011, Issue 1366, p27 

    The article describes three case reports on patients who were treated with oral tacrolimus for lupus nephritis but developed lung haemorrhage and hypertension during treatment.

  • Dasatinib.
    Louis, Lam; Bair, Nancy; Banjac, Svetlana; Dweik, Raed A.; Tonelli, Adriano R. // Reactions Weekly; 4/7/2012, Issue 1396, p19 

    The article describes the case of a 55-year-old woman who experienced pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) while receiving treatment with dasatinib for chronic myeloid leukemia (CML)

  • Pazopanib.
    Louis, Lam; Bair, Nancy; Banjac, Svetlana; Dweik, Raed A.; Tonelli, Adriano R. // Reactions Weekly; 7/13/2013, Issue 1461, p32 

    The article offers information on a case study of reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome and malignant hypertension.

  • 38-Year-Old Woman With Hypertension, Headaches, and Abdominal Bruit.
    Keddis, Mira T.; Garovic, Vesna D. // Mayo Clinic Proceedings;  

    The article presents a case study of a 38-year old woman who consulted a local clinic for recurrence of headache in several weeks duration in the U.S. Medical evaluation shows that she had a blood pressure of 202/136 millimeters of Mercury (mm HG). She was prescribed by the doctor to take 37.5...

  • Divergent associations between incident hypertension and deprivation based on different sources of case identification.
    Maurice, J. Aubé; Rochette, L.; Blais, C. // Chronic Diseases & Injuries in Canada; Jun2012, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p121 

    Introduction: Studies suggest that hypertension is more prevalent in the most deprived. Our objective was to examine the association between incident hypertension and deprivation in Québec based on different modes of case identification, using two administrative databases. Methods: We...

  • Dasatinib.
    Maurice, J. Aubé; Rochette, L.; Blais, C. // Reactions Weekly; May2014, Vol. 1503 Issue 1, p18 

    An abstract of the article "Dasatinib-induced pulmonary hypertension in chronic myelogenous leukaemia," by S. Yun and colleagues is presented.

  • Failure of labetalol to prevent hypertension due to clonidine withdrawal.
    Hurley, D.M.; Vandongen, R.; Beilin, L.J. // British Medical Journal; 4/28/1979, Vol. 1 Issue 6171, p1122 

    Presents a case study on a woman with hypertensive crisis. Use of clonidine treatment; Persistence of sympathetic overactivity, severe headache and an increased circulating catecholamine concentrations; Increase in blood pressure during 24-48 hours after withdrawing the drug.

  • Intracranial hypertension and ciprofloxacin.
    Milanlioglu, Aysel; Torlak, Pinar Tula // Neurology India; Apr2011, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p302 

    The article presents a case study of a 36-year old man who suffers from progressively worsening new-onset diffuse and throbbing headahce, vomitting and tinnitus. It states that a diagnosis of intracranial hypertension (IH) associated with ciprofloxacin treatment was conducted and ciprofloxacin...

  • Intracranial hypertension secondary to psychogenic polydipsia.
    Gleason, Vanessa M.; Martin, Niels D. // Journal of Emergencies, Trauma & Shock; Apr2012, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p193 

    Psychogenic polydipsia, in its most severe form, can lead to acute water intoxication by way of extreme hyponatremia. This results in cerebral edema, mental status deterioration and can lead to life threatening intracranial hypertension if not identified and treated urgently. However, this...

  • Is Dexmedetomidine the Agent of Choice in the Resection of Pheochromocytoma?
    Polavarapu, Harsha V.; Kurian, Ashwin A.; Josloff, Robert // American Surgeon; Mar2012, Vol. 78 Issue 3, pE127 

    The article describes the case of a 59-year-old female who complained of a six-year history of intermittent palpitations and hypertension. The patient's elevated 24-hour urine metanephrine level and creatinine ratio led to the diagnosis of pheochromocytoma. She underwent a laparoscopic resection...

  • Citalopram withdrawal.
    Polavarapu, Harsha V.; Kurian, Ashwin A.; Josloff, Robert // Reactions Weekly; Aug2014, Vol. 1516 Issue 1, p60 

    An abstract of the article "New onset hypertension following abrupt discontinuation of citalopram," by W. J. A. Figari and colleagues is presented.

  • Mitomycin.
    Polavarapu, Harsha V.; Kurian, Ashwin A.; Josloff, Robert // Reactions Weekly; Aug2014, Vol. 1516 Issue 1, p132 

    An abstract of the article "Recovery from mitomycin-induced pulmonary arterial hypertension," by L. Botros and colleagues is presented.

  • Bevacizumab.
    Polavarapu, Harsha V.; Kurian, Ashwin A.; Josloff, Robert // Reactions Weekly; 02/09/2013, Issue 1438, p9 

    The article presents several case studies of a 16-year-old female, a 20-year-old male, and a 16-year-old male, who developed complications like headache, hypertension or exacerbation of a wound infection after being treated with bevacizumab.

  • Antineoplastics/diuretics/filgrastim/methylprednisolone.
    Polavarapu, Harsha V.; Kurian, Ashwin A.; Josloff, Robert // Reactions Weekly; 03/01/2013, Issue 1441, p7 

    The article presents a case study of a 51-year-old woman who developed hypophosphataemia while receiving spironolactone, furosemide, etoposide, methylprednisolone, cytarabine, cisplatin, and filgrastim .

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