Join us in congratulating our February 2017 ISH New Investigator of the month, Brandi Wynne, Instructor of Medicine (Department of Medicine, Renal Division) at Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA.
MAY MEASUREMENT MONTH (MMM17) is a global Blood Pressure (BP) Awareness Campaign, incorporating World Hypertension Day.
April 20-24, 2017, Mendoza, Argentina. The Joint Meeting of the Inter-American Society of Hypertension (IASH) and Sociedad Argentina de Hipertension Arterial (SAHA) - supported by the ISH - will feature a sponsored poster session with prizes for the top three posters.
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The Board of Management of the Journal of Hypertension is pleased to congratulate our editor, Professor Alberto Zanchetti, on the occasion of his 90th birthday which takes place on July 27th 2016.
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We would like to applaud all those who have carried out local or regional initiatives to mark World Hypertension Day (celebrated this year over a week from 17-24 May 2016). We would also like to thank the organisations (listed below) who have kindly contributed reports and videos of their World Hypertension Day activities to share with colleagues around the world.
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About 10 million people die every year from causes relating to hypertension. Elevated blood pressure is the strongest modifable risk factor for cardiovascular disease worldwide.
The Lancet Commission on Hypertension is a worldwide collaborative initiative with two main goals:
1. Identify key actions to improve the management of blood pressure, both at the population and the individual level.
2. Initiate a campaign promoting the adoption of key actions at national levels to reduce the impactof elevated blood pressure globally
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This selection of essays, published in the Irish Medical Times, were written by Professor Eoin O'Brien over almost a decade with the intention of bringing recent scientific developments in the diagnosis and management of hypertension to the attention of those most intimately involved in managing patients with hypertension, namely general practitioners.
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We invite you to read an interview with Sofie Brouwers. She has been a valued and very active member of the ISH New Investigator Committee and Network since the ISH Scientific Meeting in Sydney in 2012.
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This issue features stories on the efforts of organizations for World Hypertension Day (WHD) 2016.
Read More 06/07/2016