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Latest Treatment-resistant hypertension Stories

2012-08-22 02:23:45

ERLANGEN, Germany and BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Power Over Pressure steering committee today announced the launch of the world's first online resource created to help healthcare professionals improve diagnosis and develop solutions for treatment-resistant hypertension, an urgent and growing public health issue that affects 120 million people worldwide.(1,2) Developed by global hypertension experts and endorsed by the American Society of Hypertension and the European...

2011-11-29 02:00:00

ERLANGEN, Germany and BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite ongoing medical care, an alarming 65 percent of people with 'treatment-resistant' hypertension reported in a new survey that high blood pressure remains their most serious health concern, and 79 percent of the respondents said they need new treatment options to get their dangerously high blood pressure under control. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...