Extra-renal intervention for hypertension treatment

Summary

What new approaches exist today to treat hypertension beyond renal denervation? Join F. Mahfoud, A. Pathak and K. Tsioufis as they take a close look at several now being explored. Beginning with the carotid artery, they examine three possible techniques: baroreflex, chemoreceptors and architectural restructuring; asking what are the positive elements – and dangers – involved in these treatments. They then turn to a novel device placed between the iliac artery and vein which has shown immediate and positive results in the cathlab – can this recently published FIM be a new way forward? Successful treatment of resistant hypertension is an international health challenge….to learn what’s happening at the cutting edge of the field today, join us here…