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SPYRAL HTN-ON MED Trial: Renal Denervation in Uncontrolled Hypertension

The SPYRAL HTN-ON MED trial was a large multicenter global scale trial that compared the effect of renal denervation + antihypertensive medications with antihypertensive medications alone. The results were significantly in favor of renal denervation in patients who had uncontrolled hypertension noticed in the clinic settings. Check out the visual abstract and following text for the..

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening USPSTF 2014 Guidelines

The current USPSTF guidelines for screening of abdominal aortic aneurysm were published in 2014. The guidelines recommend one time ultrasound guided screening for men smokers between age of 65-75 years. On the other hand recommendations are against screening in non smokers women. Check out the MASS trial to understand the source and literature background of..

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