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McFarlane SI, Winer N, Sowers JR. Role of the Natriuretic Peptide System in Cardiorenal Protection. Arch Intern Med. 2003;163(22):2696–2704. doi:10.1001/archinte.163.22.2696
Significant progress has been made in the understanding of the neurohormonal factors that contribute to the progression of chronic renal and cardiac failure and the development of target-organ damage in patients with hypertension and diabetes.1-3 We herein review some of these advances, including a new therapeutic strategy for potentially enhancing cardiorenal protection in patients with these disorders.
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