Renal Atery Stenosis
Cardiovascular Outcomes in Renal Atherosclerotic Lesions
Mark Williams, MD
Roger J. Laham, MD
Paula Rooney, RN
Focus: Renal artery stenosis patients with systolic hypertension
The CORAL trial is testing the hypothesis that medical therapy with stenting of significant renal artery stenoses in patients with systolic hypertension reduces the incidence of adverse cardiovascular and renal events compared with medical therapy alone.