Feb 28, 2014 · We aimed to describe rates of hypertension awareness and control in a large, racially and ethnically diverse, nationally representative cohort of more than 13,000 young adults aged 24–32 years participating in the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add health).Cited by: 27. Objectives. This study was carried out to search for cases of undetected hypertension in young adult male and non-pregnant female patients (18 – 44years) attending a catholic mission hospital in Ibadan, Nigeria so as to provide evidence for routine blood pressure checks in this age group.Cited by: 19.
The progression of normotensive boys and girls to hypertensive young adults occurs with sex-differential kinetics, magnitude, and association with BMI. results from a 15-year longitudinal study in youth and young adults. Circulation. 2006; 114: 2780–2787. findings for 5 large cohorts of young adult and middle-aged men and women. JAMA.Cited by: 136. Apr 06, 2009 · Where do you start when checking for secondary causes of hypertension in a young adult? This article will guide you through key tests and imaging techniques A 27 year old man with a six month history of mild but progressive headache visited his general practitioner and was found to have a blood pressure of 178/108 mm Hg. He had an unremarkable medical history, but his father had had Cited by: 5.
Young Hypertensive: How and How much to Investigate? S. A. Kamath Introduction Majority of young . Nearly 1 in 5 young adults (18-39 year-olds) has hypertension, increasing their risk of heart failure, stroke, and chronic kidney disease. Yet, only 35% of hypertensive young adults achieve control. Young adults have a longer exposure to hypertension and a greater lifetime risk for cardiovascular disease.Author: Johnson, Heather M.