Renal Sympathetic Denervation for Resistant Hypertension Treatment - Current Perspectives

@inproceedings{Brando2013RenalSD,
  title={Renal Sympathetic Denervation for Resistant Hypertension Treatment -
Current Perspectives},
  author={Andr{\'e}a Ara{\'u}jo Brand{\~a}o and Erika Maria Gonçalves Campana and Maria Eliane Campos Magalh{\~a}es and Esmeralci Ferreira},
  booktitle={Arquivos brasileiros de cardiologia},
  year={2013}
}
The authors review the concept of resistant hypertension and the involvement of the sympathetic nervous system in hypertension as a rational basis for the technique of renal sympathetic denervation (RSD) performed percutaneously. This revision is the result of an active search for scientific articles with the term "renal denervation" in the Medline and… CONTINUE READING