Adherence to Treatment and Factors Influencing the Quality of Treatment of Hypertension in Patients in the Long Term After Myocardial Infarction

A. Yagensky, M. Pavelko Komunalne Pidpryiemstvo Medychne Obiednannia Lutskoyi Miskoyi Terytorialnoyi Hromady Introduction. Adherence to the treatment of arterial hypertension (AH) after myocardial infarction (MI) remains an understudied problem in world cardiology. The aim of the study. Assess adherence to treatment and the factors that affect it in patients with AH in the remote period Read More …

Peculiarities of Arterial Hypertension Course in Patients with Concomitant Diabetes Mellitus in the Post-COVID Period

O. Voloshyna, V. Zbitneva, E. Zubok, I. Balashova, I. Lysyi, О. Dukova, A. Voloshyn, О.  Chekhlova Odessa National Medical University Introduction. Recent publications indicate that the most common comorbidities in hospitalized patients with coronavirus infection were arterial hypertension (AH), diabetes mellitus (DM), and coronary heart disease. However, the peculiarities of AH course in post-COVID-19 patients, Read More …

Influence of Meldonium on Blood Lipid Spectrum and Echocardiography Parameters in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and or Withoutconcomitant Arterial Hypertension

D. Volynskyi Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University Introduction. Coronary heart disease (CHD) is one of the main causes of high mortality, disability and reduced quality of life for patients in both Europe and Ukraine. Modern drug therapy of coronary heart disease in combination with arterial hypertension (AH) does not always achieve a satisfactory therapeutic effect. The Read More …

The Condition of Cognitive Functions in Patients with Stage 1 and Stage 2 Hypertension of 2-3 Degrees, with Moderate and High Cardiovascular Risk and Gender Characteristics of the Revealed Disorders

V. Skybchyk1, O. Pylypiv2 1Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University 2Municipal Enterprise Central City Hospital of Chervonograd City Council Context. It is known that in addition to transient ischemic attacks and insults, hypertension is often the cause of asymptomatic brain damage, including cognitive impairment (CI). Most of these studies show a positive relationship between midlife Read More …

The Effectiveness of Patient-Oriented Correction of Adherence to Treatment in Patients with Arterial Hypertension and Comorbid Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

O. Voloshyna, T. Dychko, I. Lysyi, V. Zbitneva Odessa National Medical University Introduction. For today, the treatment of patients with comorbid pathology arterial hypertension (AH) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) remains insufficiently effective. The reason for this may be not only mutually aggravating course of these diseases, but also violations of adherence to antihypertensive Read More …

Features of the High Blood Pressure Daily Monitoring Indices in Patients with Different Degree of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Activity

U. Abrahamovych Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. According to the information from literary sources, in 12.0-49.0 % of the patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) there is arterial hypertension (AH). According to the Framingham study, increased blood pressure (BP) leads to an increase in cardiovascular morbidity by 4-5 times compared with the general Read More …

Modern Advances and Evidence Аccording to the Results of the European Congress of Cardiologists in Amsterdam (30.08–04.09.2013)

A. Faynyk, M. Faynyk Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. According to the President of the European Congress of Cardiologists (European Society of Cardiology, ESC) Professor Panos Vardasa, despite the progress of medicine, the diseases of cardiovascular system is now the number one killer of the population of Europe. Clinical trials based on the Read More …

Myocardial Hibernation in Patients with Arterial Hypertension and Ischemic Heart Disease as a Cause of Heart Failure

O. Barnett, Y. Kyyak, H. Kyyak, V. Kovalyshyn, D. Besh Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Myocardial hibernation refers to “new ischemic syndromes,” which in recent years have increasingly attracted the attention of cardiologists and cardiac surgeons. Hibernation includes a number of adaptive responses: inhibition of metabolic processes to more complex and lengthy pathophysiological Read More …