Antihypertensive Bridge Therapy by Continuous Drug Infusion With an Elastomeric Pump in Device-Resistant Hypertension.

@article{Rabbia2016AntihypertensiveBT,
  title={Antihypertensive Bridge Therapy by Continuous Drug Infusion With an Elastomeric Pump in Device-Resistant Hypertension.},
  author={Franco Rabbia and Antonio D'Avolio and Giampaolo Bernini and Chiara Fulcheri and Amedeo De Nicol{\`o} and Elena Berra and Rosa Maria Bruno and Paolo Mulatero and Stefano Taddei and Franco Veglio},
  journal={Hypertension},
  year={2016},
  volume={67 3},
  pages={e3-4}
}
To the Editor: Over recent years, invasive hypertension treatments have led to a new clinical condition, called device-resistant hypertension (DRH).1 DRH is defined as blood pressure (BP) >140/90 mm Hg, with at least 3 antihypertensives at maximal doses, including a diuretic,2 without BP decrease after the invasive treatments. These patients are not… CONTINUE READING