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SCRATCH-HTN Trial Receives MHRA Approval

Nikolai V Gourine

10 Feb 2022

Afferent Medical Solutions' SCRATCH-HTN trial, assessing the efficacy of auricular sensory stimulation for uncontrolled hypertension, secures MHRA approval, signaling a pivotal milestone in hypertension treatment innovation.

Afferent Medical Solutions proudly announces that the SCRATCH-HTN Phase II sham-controlled randomized control trial has received approval from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). This milestone signifies a significant step forward in evaluating the safety, acceptability, and efficacy of autonomic neuromodulation using transcutaneous auricular sensory stimulation in uncontrolled hypertensive patients.

MHRA approval validates the rigorous standards and scientific integrity of the SCRATCH-HTN trial, underscoring Afferent's commitment to advancing innovative solutions for hypertension management.

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Nikolai V Gourine

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