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A different approach to resistant hypertension.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17569203     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Prescription audits document that patients with resistant hypertension are often treated with several vasodilators, with less emphasis on diuretics and beta-blockers. Patients who do not respond to several vasodilators appear to be vasodilator-insensitive; they may be a selected-out cohort who require diuresis or catecholamine suppression for further blood pressure control.
Sheldon Hirsch
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine     Volume:  74     ISSN:  0891-1150     ISO Abbreviation:  Cleve Clin J Med     Publication Date:  2007 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-06-15     Completed Date:  2007-09-21     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8703441     Medline TA:  Cleve Clin J Med     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  449-56     Citation Subset:  IM    
Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Adrenergic beta-Antagonists / therapeutic use*
Diuretics / therapeutic use*
Drug Monitoring
Hypertension / drug therapy*
Physical Examination
Treatment Failure*
Vasodilator Agents / therapeutic use*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Adrenergic beta-Antagonists; 0/Diuretics; 0/Vasodilator Agents

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