More than 6000 high blood pressure specialists from around the world have convened in Madrid for the XVI European Meeting on Hypertension, the annual congress of the European Society of Hypertension, to discuss the latest advances in research, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. A key change in the meeting this year is a broader focus on all of cardiovascular disease, recognizing that hypertension is the common denominator in cardiovascular disease. Medical education sessions on diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and nephrology are key aspects to broaden the scope of education at this meeting., the official website of the ESH, offers you the opportunity to share the key information “live” from the meeting with a daily coverage including summaries of the breaking news, webcasts of the most important sessions, and video interviews.

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