Stanford Health Library

Cardiovascular

Use these links to jump directly to your topic of interest in Cardiovascular:

Heart Diseases: Angina | Arrhythmia | Congenital Heart Disease | Coronary Artery Disease | Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction) | Heart Failure | Heart Inflammation & Infection | Heart Muscle Disease (Cardiomyopathy) | Heart Valve Diseases | Other Heart Disorders

Vascular Diseases: Aneurysms | Aortic Disease | Functional Arterial Disease | Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) | Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure) | Inflammatory Vascular Disease (Vasculitis) | Occlusive Arterial Disease | Stroke | Vascular Lesions | Venous Disease

Cardiovascular Disease Treatment: Complementary & Alternative Therapy | Medication | Rehabilitation | Surgery | Heart Transplantation

Other Topics: General Cardiovascular | Heart Disease in Women | Anatomy | Cholesterol | Diagnostic Procedures | Homocysteine


Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)

(Jump to: General Information | Hypertension in Children | Monitoring Blood Pressure | Pulmonary Hypertension | Secondary Hypertension | Treating Hypertension )

General Information
High Blood Pressure:American Heart Association
High Blood Pressure:NHLBI
High Blood Pressure in Adults:UpToDate Patient Information
Stress and High Blood Pressure: What's the Connection?:Mayo Clinic
High Blood Pressure and Kidney Disease:NIDDK
High Blood Pressure:MedlinePlus


Hypertension in Children and Adolescents
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension):Nemours Foundation
High Blood Pressure in Children:Mayo Clinic
High Blood Pressure in Children:American Heart Association


Treating Hypertension
Overviews
High Blood Pressure Treatment in Adults:UpToDate Patient Information
Medicines
High Blood Pressure -- Medicines to Help You:FDA
Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers:Texas Heart Institute
See also Cardiovascular Medications
Lifestyle Changes & CAM
Your Guide to Lowering Your Blood Pressure With DASH:NHLBI
High Blood Pressure, Diet and Weight:UpToDate Patient Information


Monitoring Blood Pressure
Home Blood Pressure Monitoring:American Heart Association


Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Hypertension:Mayo Clinic
Renovascular Hypertension:Vascular Disease Foundation


Pulmonary Hypertension
See Respiratory System, Pulmonary Hypertension


Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure)

Low Blood Pressure:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Hypotension:NHLBI
Orthostatic Hypotension:NINDS
Postprandial Hypotension:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Low Blood Pressure:MedlinePlus
See also Autonomic Nervous System Diseases, Orthostatic Intolerance


Stanford Medicine Resources:

IMPORTANT NOTE: Linking to commercial and other sites, or sites where these might lead, does not imply endorsement of products, services, or content. Please keep in mind that The Stanford Health Library dispenses information, not medical advice. Although we're happy to help you find the materials you need, your health care professional is the only person qualified to give you a medical opinion.

Footer Links: