Renal Denervation: Past, Present, and Future.

Abstract

Hypertension remains a leading cause of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality worldwide. It is estimated that 12.8% of hypertensive adults have resistant hypertension. The sympathetic nervous system is a well-known contributor to the pathophysiology of resistant hypertension. Renal denervation has emerged as an effective procedure to treat resistant… (More)

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@article{Hannawi2015RenalDP, title={Renal Denervation: Past, Present, and Future.}, author={Bashar Hannawi and Homam Ibrahim and Colin M Barker}, journal={Reviews in cardiovascular medicine}, year={2015}, volume={16 2}, pages={114-24} }