Clinical relevance of drug interactions between nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and antihypertensives.
CONCLUSIONS: Some NSAIDs may attenuate the effectiveness of antihypertensive drugs when used concurrently, especially with angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors, diuretics, beta blockers and angiotensin receptorsii blockers. There was no evidence of effect modification of calcium channel antagonists, especially dihydropyridine, by concurrent use of NSAIDs. PMID: 24667116 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Publication date: Available online 13 July 2019Source: Diabetes &Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research &ReviewsAuthor(s): Nadia Hamjane, Fatiha Benyahya, Mohcine Bennani Mechita, Naima Ghailani Nourouti, Amina BarakatAbstractAimThe aim of this work was to study overweight and obesity and their associated complications according to obesity indicators in a population of Tangier.MethodsA total of 480 overweight and obese patients were included in this study, referred to hospital Duc Tovar of Tangier during a period of 12 months. The collection of data has been done through a questionnaire which included anthropometric...
HIGH blood pressure can lead to serious health problems if left untreated, but regularly checking your reading and making some simple lifestyle changes can keep the condition at bay. When it comes to what to eat and drink, a certain red juice has been found to be effective at lowering readings.
Over recent years, researchers have investigated the potential role of gut bacteria in hypertension. Although evidence is mounting, questions remain.
Conclusion: IgG4-related autoimmune disease should be considered in the diagnosis of patients who have tubulointerstitial nephritis with multisystem involvement. Further, mCRP autoantibodies may be associated with IgG4-related tubulointerstitial nephritis and might be useful as a diagnostic marker of the disease. PMID: 31296087 [PubMed - in process]
Conclusion: The risk factors like high TG, low HDL, high BP, and high fasting glucose were found higher particularly in younger population which may lead to diagnosis &complications of diabetes, hypertension and lipid abnormality. Due to changing physiology in young and middle age population these individuals are moving towards metabolic syndrome easily and needs frequent monitoring, preventive checkups, and lifestyle changes to prevent complications.
ConclusionsThe mean MPV was statistically significantly higher in the uncontrolled DM group and there was a statistically significant positive correlation between MPV and albuminuria.
Authors: Yonekura Collier AR, Zsengeller Z, Pernicone E, Salahuddin S, Khankin EV, Karumanchi SA Abstract The immune complement system protects against pathogens; however, excess activation results in disease like hemolytic uremic syndrome, a clinical imitator of preeclampsia. Vascular endothelial factor (VEGF) protects against aberrant complement activation and is inhibited by soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase-1 (sFLT1) in other organs. We hypothesize that sFLT1 promotes complement-mediated placental damage through VEGF inhibition in preeclampsia. Objective: Quantify placental complement activity and sFLT1 expressi...
Conclusions: The association between long-term PM2.5 exposure and BP values appeared to be U-shaped in Chinese children aged 6–18 years, and increased PM2.5 exposure was associated with higher risk of HBP.
CONCLUSIONS: Prevalence of diabetes and its risk factors were high among Samoans in Sydney with a high proportion with undiagnosed diabetes. SO WHAT?: These findings highlight the need to prioritise the delivery of culturally appropriate interventions tailored to the needs of the Samoan community. The high level of healthy lifestyle contemplation suggests that the community would be receptive to such interventions. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. PMID: 31295377 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]