Noun(1) a person who has abnormally high blood pressure
Adjective(1) having abnormally high blood pressure
(1) Fifteen children were hypertensive , with the disease in 3 children uncontrolled by diet and the usual antihypertensive drugs.(2) The authors conclude that targeted diabetes screening in hypertensive patients older than 55 years is the most efficient strategy.(3) It is rare for malignant hypertension to cause asymmetric hypertensive retinopathy.(4) A 43 year old female, diabetic, hypertensive patient presented with a two year history of clear left sided nasal discharge which was worse on bending forward.(5) The key to the successful management of patients with severely elevated BP is to differentiate hypertensive crises from hypertensive urgencies.(6) In this way, another study shows that ventilatory responses to hypoxia were higher in hypertensive patients than in normotensive OSA patients.(7) A Swedish study in which hypertensive men had higher mortality from cardiovascular disease than non-hypertensive men presented similar findings.(8) Researchers collected data on 380 pharmacologically treated hypertensive patients who had an ischemic stroke between 1989 and 1996.(9) The effects of the drugs on clinical outcomes have not been compared in long term clinical trials in hypertensive type 2 diabetic patients.(10) The study included 1,094 self-identified blacks with hypertensive kidney disease.(11) However, these agents are recommended for use in hypertensive patients who already have vascular disease.(12) The patient was last examined 12 months postoperatively and was without hypertensive signs or symptoms.(13) An 88-year-old hypertensive man with multiple myeloma was admitted to our hospital because of a right lower lobe pneumonia.(14) The patient was hypertensive and had coronary artery disease.(15) One in four American adults have hypertension, and up to 30% of deaths in hypertensives are attributable to high blood pressure.(16) This rarefaction can be found in young hypertensives and may have a hereditary component.
Different Formshypertensive, hypertensives
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