Hypertension & Obesity

Hypertension (high blood pressure) refers to the pressure that blood applies to the inner walls of the arteries. Obesity will increase the chance of the event of cardiovascular disease. The individual session in the main focuses on obesity-related cardiovascular disease, its interaction with the outcomes of hypertension, risk factors, treatment and management of fleshiness induced cardiovascular disease. Obesity-associated arterial hypertension is characterised by activation of the sympathetic system, activation of the renin-angiotensin system, and sodium retention, among different abnormalities. It's calculable that excess weight, accounted for about twenty sixth of cases of cardiovascular disease in men and twenty eighth in ladies, and for about twenty third of cases of coronary cardiovascular disease in men and 15 % in ladies. Obese people have a rise in adipose tissue that will increase their tube resistance and successively will increase the work the heart must do to pump blood throughout the body. Indicators for risk of cardiovascular disease embody fleshiness, abdominal fleshiness and weight gain.

Anti-hypertension medications ought to be started if hypertension is diagnosed. But, with weight-loss, a major fall in force per unit area could allow a decrease within the range of medicines taken or decrease the quantity of medication taken. Prevention would be better than any drug.

Given the vital pathophysiologic links between weight and cardiovascular disease represented, a major increase within the prevalence of cardiovascular disease in returning years can be expected, if trends of increasing weight within the population don't seem to be stabilised and reversed.

Related Conferences:

  1. 4th Obesity & Weight Management Conference, December 07-09, 2015 Atlanta, USA
  2. 5th Obesity & Weight Management Conference, December 05-07, 2016 Philadelphia, USA
  3. 3rd Health Informatics Conference, June 27-29, 2016 New Orleans, USA
  4. 6th Global Healthcare Conference, August 22-24, 2016 Philadelphia, USA
  5. Healthcare Conference, November 9-11, 2015 Dubai, UAE
  6. 5th World Congress on Controversies to Consensus in Diabetes, Obesity and Hypertension 2015, Istanbul, Turkey
  7. British Hypertension Society Annual Scientific Meeting 2015, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK
  8. Japanese Society of Hypertension 38th Annual Scientific Meeting 2015, Ehime, Japan
  9. Epigenetics, Obesity and Metabolism 2015, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK
  10. 13th International Congress on Obesity, Vancouver, Canada

Obesity increases the risk of the development of hypertension. Obesity-associated arterial hypertension is characterized by activation of the sympathetic nervous system, activation of the renin-angiotensin system, and sodium retention, among other abnormalities. Leptin and other neuropeptides are links between obesity and the development of hypertension. Activation of the sympathetic nervous system has been considered to have an important function in the pathogenesis of obesity-related hypertension. The arterial-pressure control mechanism of diuresis and natriuresis, according to the principle of infinite feedback gain, seems to be shifted toward higher blood-pressure levels in obese individuals. Therapy for obesity-related hypertension for the most part follows the standard line of high blood pressure treatment but perhaps with a greater emphasis on diet. Lifestyle modifications and dietary changes, followed by pharmacotherapy, remain standard.

  • Obesity-associated arterial hypertension
  • Incidence of hypertension and obesity
  • Pathophysiology of obesity-related hypertension
  • Interaction of obesity with consequences of hypertension
  • Prevention & management of weight gain and hypertension
  • Therapies to treat obesity-related hypertension

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