This publication summarizes pertinent new research findings that were presented at the 2018 American Heart Association meeting held November 10 to 12 in Chicago, IL. In addition, Manesh Patel, MD, professor of medicine and chief of the Division of Cardiology provides interesting perspectives on the study results.
Continuing Medical Education
Manesh Raman Patel, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief of the Division of Cardiology
Chief of the Division of Clinical Pharmacology
In this short case-based activity, you will meet a 38-year-old man who has been referred to a cardiologist for early onset, refractory hypertension. As you move through this activity, click on the links to review resources to help you make diagnostic and management decisions for this patient, and read insights from cardiologist Richard A. Krasuski, MD, on how he would manage this patient.
Richard A. Krasuski, MD, FACC, FAHA, FESC
Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center
Director, Hemodynamic Research