The place of diuretic therapy in hypertension

The role of RAS blockers and CCBs in the management of hypertension appears clear, but what is the role of diuretics? In this video, Professor Luis M Ruilope discusses the available diuretics and their use in patients with hypertension.


The place of diuretic therapy in hypertension. In this video, Professor Ruilope explores the various diuretic MoAs available to increase renal excretion, the evidence indicating they offer a cardiovascular protective effect and when they should and shouldn’t be used.