Keeping seniors healthy: Managing hypertension, educating on testosterone

As more and more Americans age, appropriate management of comorbid conditions in these patients is essential. This past year, a key practice guideline on the pharmacologic treatment of hypertension in adults aged 60 years or older was released, along with data from two pivotal trials on the use of testosterone replacement in older men with low testosterone levels.1–3

As more and more Americans age, appropriate management of comorbid conditions in these patients is essential. This past year, a key practice guideline on the pharmacologic treatment of hypertension in adults aged 60 years or older was released, along with data from two pivotal trials on the use of testosterone replacement in older men with low testosterone levels.1–3