Resistant Hypertension-Updates, issues and approach to management

Resistant Hypertension-Updates, issues and approach to management

Successful management of poorly controlled hypertension requires careful distinction of true resistant hypertension from other causes such as poor adherence to hypertension medications, undiagnosed secondary hypertension and white-coat hypertension. An individualised approach that includes modifying lifestyle and diet and optimising pharmacotherapies is recommended for patients with suspected resistant hypertension.

Modern Medicine – Issue 2 2022