October 2003 - Volume 21 - Issue 10 : Journal of Hypertension

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October 2003 - Volume 21 - Issue 10
pp: 1779-1976


Blood pressure is insufficiently controlled in European patients with established coronary heart disease

Boersma, Eric; Keil, Ulrich; De Bacquer, Dirk; More

Journal of Hypertension. 21(10):1831-1840, October 2003.

Risk factors

Genetic aspects

Genetic polymorphism of the renin–angiotensin–aldosterone system and arterial hypertension in the Italian population: the GENIPER Project

Castellano, Maurizio; Glorioso, Nicola; Cusi, Daniele; More

Journal of Hypertension. 21(10):1853-1860, October 2003.

Blood vessels

Pathophysiological aspects

Renin-angiotensin system

Sympathetic activity

The effect of growth hormone (GH) replacement therapy on sympathetic nerve hyperactivity in hypopituitary adults: a double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover, short-term trial followed by long-term open GH replacement in hypopituitary adults

Sverrisdóttir, Yrsa Bergmann; Elam, Mikael; Caidahl, Kenneth; More

Journal of Hypertension. 21(10):1905-1914, October 2003.

Gestational hypertension



Therapeutic aspects


Ferrari, Alberto U; Mircoli, Luca

Journal of Hypertension. 21(10):1975-1976, October 2003.