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Intensive BP-Lowering for Brain Bleeds Potentially Deadly in CKD

Treating intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) with intensive blood-pressure control is potentially deadly in patients with impaired kidney function, new research shows. A post-hoc analysis from the open-label ATACH-2 trial, which included almost 1000 participants, showed those with estimated glomerular filtration rates (eGFRs) signifying kidney dysfunction were at significantly higher risk for death and disability after an […]