Dr Emily Atkins

Institute: University of New South Wales
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Current Project

Dose administration aids for delivering low-dose combination blood pressure lowering therapy

Appropriate management of high blood pressure is critical for reducing the risk of cardiovascular events. Unfortunately, two thirds of people treated do not reach recommended blood pressure targets and remain at high risk of future heart attacks. Recent work demonstrated the efficacy of single-pills containing multiple blood pressure medicines in…

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Current Project

Is ultra-low-dose combination blood pressure lowering cost-effective, acceptable, and tolerable?

Lowering blood pressure is important component for reducing the risk of cardiovascular events. 

Unfortunately, many people do not reach recommended blood pressure targets and remain at high risk of future heart attacks. Therefore, new strategies are needed to better lower blood pressure and reduce death and disability. 

Our team is currently conducting a research…

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