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October 2006 - Volume 24 - Issue 10
pp: 1907-2119

Blood pressure measurement


Genetic aspects

Tissue kallikrein gene polymorphisms induce no change in endothelium-dependent or independent vasodilation in hypertensive and normotensive subjects

Rossi, Gian Paolo; Taddei, Stefano; Ghiadoni, Lorenzo; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(10):1955-1963, October 2006.

Association of a functional polymorphism in the CYP4A11 gene with systolic blood pressure in survivors of myocardial infarction

Mayer, Björn; Lieb, Wolfgang; Götz, Anika; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(10):1965-1970, October 2006.

Renin-angiotensin system


Blood vessels


Metabolic syndrome and diabetes




Impact of the time rate of blood pressure variation on left ventricular mass

Zakopoulos, Nikolaos A; Tsivgoulis, Georgios; Barlas, Gerassimos; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(10):2071-2077, October 2006.

Electrocardiographic strain pattern and left ventricular diastolic function in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: the LIFE study

Palmieri, Vittorio; Okin, Peter M; Bella, Jonathan N; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(10):2079-2084, October 2006.

Therapeutic aspects