June 2002 - Volume 20 - Issue 6 : Journal of Hypertension

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June 2002 - Volume 20 - Issue 6
pp: 1031-1242

Blood pressure measurement

Genetic aspects

Angiotensin-converting enzyme I/D polymorphism and hypertension: The Ohasama study

Matsubara, Mitsunobu; Suzuki, Michiko; Fujiwara, Tohru; More

Journal of Hypertension. 20(6):1121-1126, June 2002.

Blood vessels

Inhibition of mitogen-activated protein/extracellular signal-regulated kinase improves endothelial function and attenuates Ang II-induced contractility of mesenteric resistance arteries from spontaneously hypertensive rats

Touyz, Rhian M.; Deschepper, Christian; Park, Jeong Bae; More

Journal of Hypertension. 20(6):1127-1134, June 2002.

Renin-angiotensin system

Sympathetic mechanisms

Natriuretic peptides




Therapeutic trials