Peter Blankestijn on blood pressure measurement

Peter J. Blankestijn (Netherlands) answers the following questions:
- Can you please explain the different modalities in measuring blood pressure, and the differences between home-based, office-based and ambulatory blood pressures?
- What are your requirements for valid blood pressure measurement?
- How often should blood pressure be measured by the patient?

Results from the Global SYMPLICITY Registry presented at ACC 2014

Michael Böhm, co-chairman of the Global SYMPLICITY Registry, presented today during the late-breaking clinical trial session at the 63rd Scientific Sessions of the ACC the six month analysis of the first 1,000 patients enrolled in the open-label real-world patient registry.

Results from the Global SYMPLICITY Registry presented at ACC 2014

Michael Böhm (University of Saarland, Homburg/Saar, Germany) co-chairman of the Global SYMPLICITY Registry presented today during the late-breaking clinical trial session at the 63rd Scientific Sessions of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) the six month analysis of the first 1,000 patients enrolled in the open-label real-world patient registry. The Global SYMPLICITY Registry continues to demonstrate the safety of renal denervation with the Symplicity™ renal denervation system.

The results of the Symplicity HTN-3 are finally out!

Simultaneously to the presentation of Deepak L. Bhatt in the Late-Breaking Clinical Trials session, ACC meeting 2014 in Washington D.C., the results are now published online in The New England Journal of Medicine.

The results of the Symplicity HTN-3 are finally out!

Simultaneously to the presentation of Deepak L. Bhatt (Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA) in the Late-Breaking Clinical Trials session, 63rd Scientific Sessions of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 2014 in Washington D.C., the results are now published online in The New England Journal of Medicine. 

An interview with Ajay Kirtane

Ajay Kirtane (United States) answers the following questions:

- Can you tell us more about the treatment of difficult to control hypertension in the US and about the prevalence?...

An interview with Riaz Dawood

Riaz Dawood (South Africa) answers the following questions: - Please tell us about the prevalence of hypertension and especially resistant hypertension in South Africa...

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