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Interventions for hypertension and heart failure

Initial experience with therapeutic geometric modification of the carotid bulb for true resistant hypertension

EuroIntervention 2015;11:117-120. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV11I1A20

1. Department of Cardiology, St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands; 2. Department of Internal Medicine, St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands; 3. Department of Clinical Neurophysiology, St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, The Neth

The contribution of carotid baroreceptor feedback in preventing or potentially contributing to the essential hypertensive cascade is poorly understood. It is clear the carotid sinus nerve action potentials are triggered by ca

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