In this video, Professor Weizhong Zhang provides an introduction to the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system, its role in the development of hypertension and cardiovascular disease and the latest evidence and advances in the use of RAS blockers to manage these conditions.
Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system activation and organ damage in hypertension. In this section, Professor Zhang discusses the importance of the RAS system, its role in hypertension and cardiovascular disease, and how its inhibition can promote organ protection.
Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system activation and organ damage in hypertension. In the second part of this video, Professor Zhang provides an overview of the current evidence for RAS blockers, their role in managing hypertension as well as renal and cardiovascular disease and the recent advances that have occurred in the field.