Tag: blood pressure

“Cuffless” system to monitor blood pressure could replace traditional methods

A wrist-based optical blood pressure monitor has the potential to replace cuff monitoring systems for ambulatory blood pressure, suggests a study in the journal...

CRT 2019: Redesigning the resurgence of renal denervation

 David Kandzari (Atlanta, USA) tells Cardiovascular News at CRT 2019 that renal denervation is typically showing magnitudes of blood pressure reduction that are clinically...

Intensive blood pressure control could prevent 100,000 deaths each year

Researchers have projected that aggressively lowering blood pressure could help prevent more than 100,000 deaths in the USA each year. “The public health impact of...

Researchers find new carotid body-removal treatment for hypertension

A team of clinical scientists at the University of Bristol (Bristol, UK) have found a new way to treat hypertension. The research study, entitled...