Cardiovascular Therapeutics Watch Page

Apr 10, 2014

Drug-resistant hypertension (RHTN) is a ‘hot topic’ in hypertension literature. Uncontrolled RHTN is defined as blood pressure (BP) above goal on an appropriate pharmacologic regimen consisting of three or more drugs with complementary mechanisms of action at optimal doses and ...

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Aortic Stiffness and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Apr 10, 2014

Arterial stiffness, especially stiffness in the large elastic arteries such as the aorta, is now widely-recognised as an important factor in the development and progression of heart disease. Over the past few years, the measurement of aortic stiffness has been ...

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