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  • New Goals and Guidelines for Hypertension   Dr Walton-Shirley reviews the key updates in the 2017 ACC/AHA guidelines for the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Management of High Blood Pressure with the guideline chair.
  • AHA Gastric Bypass for the Less Obese? Dr Walton-Shirley is reluctant to send obese patients for gastric bypass surgery, but concedes that the GATEWAY study findings are impressive.
  • AHA Mandrola Previews AHA 2017 The American Heart Association Scientific Sessions begin in Anaheim November 11. Learn which updates Dr Mandrola is most looking forward to.
  • In T2D, How Low Should BP Go? Should most patients with diabetes be on intensive blood pressure interventions?