December 2006 - Volume 24 - Issue 12 : Journal of Hypertension

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December 2006 - Volume 24 - Issue 12
pp: 2331-2485

Blood pressure measurement


Aortic stiffness is associated with atherosclerosis of the coronary arteries in older adults: the Rotterdam Study

van Popele, Nicole M; Mattace-Raso, Francesco US; Vliegenthart, Rozemarijn; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(12):2371-2376, December 2006.

High pulse pressure and low mean arterial pressure: two predictors of death after a myocardial infarction

Avanzini, Fausto; Alli, Claudio; Boccanelli, Alessandro; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(12):2377-2385, December 2006.

Genetic aspects

Pathophysiological aspects

Renin-angiotensin system

Inflammatory mechanisms

Simvastatin treatment modifies polymorphonuclear leukocyte function in high-risk individuals: a longitudinal study

Guasti, Luigina; Marino, Franca; Cosentino, Marco; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(12):2423-2430, December 2006.


Neural control




Experimental therapeutics

AT1 receptor blockade is superior to conventional triple therapy in protecting against end-organ damage in Cyp1a1-Ren-2 transgenic rats with inducible hypertension

Vanourková, Zdenka; Kramer, Herbert J; Husková, Zuzana; More

Journal of Hypertension. 24(12):2465-2472, December 2006.