Posts Tagged ‘resistant hypertension’

July 27th, 2011

Mixed Results for New Implantable Device to Treat Resistant Hypertension

A phase III trial has yielded mixed results for an experimental implantable device that uses baroreflex activation therapy (BAT) to treat resistant hypertension. The article on the manufacturer-funded Rheos Pivotal Trial, by John Bisognano and colleagues, has been published online in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. The Rheos device was implanted in 265 […]