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ALLMedicine™ Primary Aldosteronism Center

Research & Reviews  2,381 results

Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Screening for Primary Aldosteronism in China.
https://doi.org/10.1111/cen.14478
Clinical Endocrinology; Li N, Huang J et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - Primary aldosteronism (PA) is an underdiagnosed cause of hypertension. Although the medical costs will increase if all patients with elevated blood pressure are screened, the number of missed diagnosed patients with PA and the medical resources su...

Hypokalemia-Induced Rhabdomyolysis Caused by Adrenal Tumor-Related Primary Aldosteronis...
https://doi.org/10.12659/AJCR.929758
The American Journal of Case Reports; Chen CT, Wang YC et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Primary aldosteronism, also known as Conn's syndrome, is a clinical condition caused by excessive production of aldosterone. The classic presenting signs of primary aldosteronism are hypertension and hypokalemia. However, rhabdomyolysis...

Association of aldosterone and blood pressure with the risk for cardiovascular events a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2021.03.033
Atherosclerosis Haze T, Hirawa N et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - We used a dataset from a Japanese nationwide registry of patients with primary aldosteronism, to determine which of the parameters of hyperaldosteronism and blood pressure before or after treatments for primary aldosteronism (i.e., surgical adrena...

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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  2,469 results

Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Screening for Primary Aldosteronism in China.
https://doi.org/10.1111/cen.14478
Clinical Endocrinology; Li N, Huang J et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - Primary aldosteronism (PA) is an underdiagnosed cause of hypertension. Although the medical costs will increase if all patients with elevated blood pressure are screened, the number of missed diagnosed patients with PA and the medical resources su...

Hypokalemia-Induced Rhabdomyolysis Caused by Adrenal Tumor-Related Primary Aldosteronis...
https://doi.org/10.12659/AJCR.929758
The American Journal of Case Reports; Chen CT, Wang YC et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Primary aldosteronism, also known as Conn's syndrome, is a clinical condition caused by excessive production of aldosterone. The classic presenting signs of primary aldosteronism are hypertension and hypokalemia. However, rhabdomyolysis...

Association of aldosterone and blood pressure with the risk for cardiovascular events a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2021.03.033
Atherosclerosis Haze T, Hirawa N et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - We used a dataset from a Japanese nationwide registry of patients with primary aldosteronism, to determine which of the parameters of hyperaldosteronism and blood pressure before or after treatments for primary aldosteronism (i.e., surgical adrena...

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News  77 results

Few Adults at Risk for Primary Aldosteronism Get Screened
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948177

Mar 28th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Only 3% of adults at high risk for primary aldosteronism (PA) are screened for the condition, according to a study presented at ENDO 2021, the Endocrine Society's annual meeting. "Primary aldosteronism causes persistent...

Will Scans Help Boost Detection of Resistant Hypertension?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948024

Mar 23rd, 2021 - A noninvasive imaging method for identifying whether the source of a patient's primary aldosteronism is from unilateral or bilateral adrenal adenomas worked as well as the standard method, invasive adrenal vein sampling, in a head-to-head comparis...

Far Too Few With Treatment-Resistant Hypertension Get Hormone Test
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943296

Dec 28th, 2020 - Millions of Americans with treatment-resistant hypertension are likely not being tested to determine whether their high blood pressure is driven by primary aldosteronism (PA), despite guidelines that call for such an approach, according to finding...

Adrenal Venous Sampling Not Always Required Before Unilateral Adenoma Treatment
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940852

Nov 15th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In patients with primary aldosteronism and clearly visualized unilateral adenomas, confirmatory adrenal venous sampling (AVS) may not be required prior to surgery, researchers say. "It's important to realize that AVS is...

AVS Is a 'Choke Point' for Aldosteronism Assessment in Hypertension
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939025

Oct 12th, 2020 - At a time when new evidence strongly suggests that roughly a fifth of patients with hypertension have primary aldosteronism as the cause, other recent findings suggest that many of these possibly tens of millions of patients with aldosterone-drive...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →