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Family Practice International - Oct 15, 2001 - American Family Physician

Oct 15, 2001 - ...the same rate as in white patients. Having diabetes doubles the risk of myocardial infarction and this may be exacerbated by obesity, hypertension, and other risk factors. Effective management of diabetes in Indo-Asian patients requires significant patient and community education to...

American Family Physician : Family Practice International

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/1015/p1463.html

Family Practice International - Aug 15, 2001 - American Family Physician

Aug 15, 2001 - ...rather than the degree of hypoxemia. Studies relating sleep apnea to heart disease are complicated by the high prevalence of obesity and hypertension in these patients. The relationship of sleep apnea to these conditions (cause or effect) is obscure, but losing weight significantly...

American Family Physician : Family Practice International

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/0815/p680.html

Family Practice International - Sep 15, 1998 - American Family Physician

Sep 15, 1998 - ...Hypertension During Pregnancy (Canada—Canadian Family Physician, June 1998, p. 1245.) Severe chronic maternal hypertension with diastolic pressure consistently above 110 mm Hg (especially during the first trimester) dramatically increases the risk of unfavorable outcomes for both...

American Family Physician : Family Practice International

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0915/p990.html

Family Practice International - Feb 15, 1999 - American Family Physician

Feb 15, 1999 - ...Hypertension in Diabetic Patients (Great Britain—The Practitioner, August 1998, p. 587.) Up to one half of all patients with diabetes also have hypertension, making the prevalence of hypertension in diabetic patients double that of the nondiabetic population. Both large- and...

American Family Physician : Family Practice International

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0215/p1042.html

Family Practice International - May 15, 2000 - American Family Physician

May 15, 2000 - ...(ACE) inhibitors can retard progression of nephropathy at this stage. At more advanced stages of diabetic nephropathy, overt proteinuria, hypertension and reduction in creatinine clearance develop. Patients rapidly progress to require dialysis or transplantation. Aggressive...

American Family Physician : Family Practice International

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/0515/p3154.html

Family Practice International - Apr 15, 1999 - American Family Physician

Apr 15, 1999 - ...performed under local anesthesia and therefore can be tolerated by many patients, but severe respiratory disease and severe, uncontrolled hypertension remain relative contraindications to surgery. The advantages and disadvantages of the proposed surgery should be discussed in detail...

American Family Physician : Family Practice International

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0415/p2355.html

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