March 2011 - Volume 29 - Issue 3
pp: 409-622
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Epidemiology

Blood pressure measurement

Genetic aspects

A pharmacogenetic analysis of determinants of hypertension and blood pressure response to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor therapy in patients with vascular disease and...

Brugts, Jasper J; Isaacs, Aaron; de Maat, Moniek PM; More

Journal of Hypertension . 29(3):509-519, March 2011.

Pathophysiological aspects

Angiotensin II differentially modulates cyclooxygenase-2, microsomal prostaglandin E2 synthase-1 and prostaglandin I2 synthase expression in adventitial fibroblasts exposed to...

Galán, María; Miguel, Marta; Beltrán, Amada E; More

Journal of Hypertension . 29(3):529-536, March 2011.

Sympathetic activity

Kidney

Inhibition of mineralocorticoid receptor is a renoprotective effect of the 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase inhibitor pitavastatin

Cheng, Xian Wu; Kuzuya, Masafumi; Sasaki, Takeshi; More

Journal of Hypertension . 29(3):542-552, March 2011.

Exercise augments weight loss induced improvement in renal function in obese metabolic syndrome individuals

Straznicky, Nora E; Grima, Mariee T; Lambert, Elisabeth A; More

Journal of Hypertension . 29(3):553-564, March 2011.

Heart

Therapeutic aspects