Clinical characteristics of patients with resistant hypertension: the RESIST-POL study

Recent studies indicate that resistant hypertension (RHTN) is present in about 12% of the treated hypertensive population. However, patients with true RHTN (confirmed out of the office) have not been widely studied. We prospectively studied 204 patients (123 male, 81female, mean age 48.4 years, range 19–65 years) with truly RHTN (ambulatory daytime mean… CONTINUE READING