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Research & Reviews  2,069 results

Resolution of Drug-Resistant Hypertension by Adrenal Vein Sampling-guided Adrenalectomy...
https://doi.org/10.1042/CS20200340
Clinical Science (London, England : 1979); Torresan F, Rossitto G et. al.

May 25th, 2020 - Drug-resistant hypertension (RH) is a very high-risk condition involving many hypertensive patients, in whom primary aldosteronism (PA) is commonly overlooked. Hence, we aimed at determining if 1) adrenal vein sampling (AVS) can identify PA in RH ...

Development and validation of criteria for sparing confirmatory tests in diagnosing pri...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgaa282
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Wang K, Hu J et. al.

May 25th, 2020 - The Endocrine Society Guidelines for the diagnosis of primary aldosteronism (PA) suggest that confirmatory tests (CFT) are not required when the following criteria are met: plasma aldosterone concentration (PAC) is >20ng/dl, plasma renin is below ...

Primary Aldosteronism: At the Tipping Point.
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-1758
Annals of Internal Medicine; Funder JW

May 25th, 2020 - Primary Aldosteronism: At the Tipping Point.|2020|Funder JW,|

The Unrecognized Prevalence of Primary Aldosteronism.
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-0065
Annals of Internal Medicine; Brown JM, Siddiqui M et. al.

May 25th, 2020 - Primary aldosteronism is a nonsuppressible renin-independent aldosterone production that causes hypertension and cardiovascular disease. To characterize the prevalence of nonsuppressible renin-independent aldosterone production, as well as biochem...

The Association of ARMC5 with the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System, Blood Pressure ...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgaa290
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Joseph JJ, Zhou X et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - Armadillo repeat containing 5 (ARMC5) on Chromosome 16 is an adrenal gland tumor suppressor gene associated with primary aldosteronism, especially among African Americans (AAs). We examined the association of ARMC5 variants with aldosterone, plasm...

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Guidelines  4 results

The Management of Primary Aldosteronism: Case Detection, Diagnosis, and Treatment: An Endocr...
https://academic.oup.com/jcem/article/101/5/1889/2804729
John W. Funder

Apr 30th, 2016 - For high-risk groups of hypertensive patients and those with hypokalemia, we recommend case detection of primary aldosteronism by determining the aldosterone-renin ratio under standard conditions and recommend that a commonly used confirmatory tes.

The Management of Primary Aldosteronism: Case Detection, Diagnosis, and Treatment: An E...
https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2015-4061
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Funder JW, Carey RM et. al.

Mar 4th, 2016 - To develop clinical practice guidelines for the management of patients with primary aldosteronism. The Task Force included a chair, selected by the Clinical Guidelines Subcommittee of the Endocrine Society, six additional experts, a methodologist,...

Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of primary aldosteronism--the Japan Endocrin...
https://doi.org/10.1507/endocrj.ej11-0133
Endocrine Journal; Nishikawa T, Omura M et. al.

Aug 10th, 2011 - The Japan Endocrine Society (JES) attempted to develop guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of primary aldosteronism (PA). The Task Force Committee (TFC) was composed of a chair, selected by the JES, and additional experts. Systematic review...

Case detection, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with primary aldosteronism: an end...
https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2008-0104
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Funder JW, Carey RM et. al.

Jun 16th, 2008 - Our objective was to develop clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with primary aldosteronism. The Task Force comprised a chair, selected by the Clinical Guidelines Subcommittee (CGS) of The Endocrine Society, si...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2,147 results

Resolution of Drug-Resistant Hypertension by Adrenal Vein Sampling-guided Adrenalectomy...
https://doi.org/10.1042/CS20200340
Clinical Science (London, England : 1979); Torresan F, Rossitto G et. al.

May 25th, 2020 - Drug-resistant hypertension (RH) is a very high-risk condition involving many hypertensive patients, in whom primary aldosteronism (PA) is commonly overlooked. Hence, we aimed at determining if 1) adrenal vein sampling (AVS) can identify PA in RH ...

Development and validation of criteria for sparing confirmatory tests in diagnosing pri...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgaa282
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Wang K, Hu J et. al.

May 25th, 2020 - The Endocrine Society Guidelines for the diagnosis of primary aldosteronism (PA) suggest that confirmatory tests (CFT) are not required when the following criteria are met: plasma aldosterone concentration (PAC) is >20ng/dl, plasma renin is below ...

Primary Aldosteronism: At the Tipping Point.
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-1758
Annals of Internal Medicine; Funder JW

May 25th, 2020 - Primary Aldosteronism: At the Tipping Point.|2020|Funder JW,|

The Unrecognized Prevalence of Primary Aldosteronism.
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-0065
Annals of Internal Medicine; Brown JM, Siddiqui M et. al.

May 25th, 2020 - Primary aldosteronism is a nonsuppressible renin-independent aldosterone production that causes hypertension and cardiovascular disease. To characterize the prevalence of nonsuppressible renin-independent aldosterone production, as well as biochem...

The Association of ARMC5 with the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System, Blood Pressure ...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgaa290
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Joseph JJ, Zhou X et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - Armadillo repeat containing 5 (ARMC5) on Chromosome 16 is an adrenal gland tumor suppressor gene associated with primary aldosteronism, especially among African Americans (AAs). We examined the association of ARMC5 variants with aldosterone, plasm...

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News  67 results

Primary Aldosteronism Can Present as Atrial Fibrillation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/923863

Jan 16th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Atrial fibrillation can be a presenting sign of primary aldosteronism in patients with hypertension, according to findings from the PAPPHY study. "We believe that patients with arterial hypertension and atrial fibrillat...

Less Hypertension Seen After Adrenalectomy Hypertension in Primary Aldosteronism
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/910100

Mar 10th, 2019 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In patients with primary aldosteronism, adrenalectomy is associated with a reduction in blood pressure and need for antihypertensive medications, according to a retrospective study. The condition is the most common form...

Subclinical Primary Aldosteronism Ups Risk of Hypertension
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/886806

Oct 10th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Subclinical primary aldosteronism raises the risk of hypertension in normotensive adults, and may be more common that thought, according to new data from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Primary aldoste...

HTN More Likely with Subclinical Primary Aldosteronism
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/hypertension/68431

Oct 9th, 2017 - Subclinical cases of primary aldosteronism were associated with greater risk of incident hypertension, researchers found, perhaps expanding the spectrum for concern. Longitudinal analyses of levels in initially untreated normotensive participants ...

When High Blood Pressure Is the Tip of the Iceberg: Uncovering Endocrine Hypertension
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/878867

Apr 20th, 2017 - Hello. I'm Dr Arefa Cassoobhoy, a practicing internist and a medical editor for Medscape and WebMD. Welcome to Morning Report, our 1-minute news story for primary care. When to Think About Secondary Hypertension Your patient's hypertension may be ...

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