August 2007 - Volume 25 - Issue 8 : Journal of Hypertension

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August 2007 - Volume 25 - Issue 8
pp: 1525-1749

Does a change in angiotensin II formation caused by antihypertensive drugs affect the risk of stroke?: A meta-analysis of trials according to treatment with potentially different effects on angiotensin II

Boutitie, Florent; Oprisiu, Roxana; Achard, Jean Michel; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1543-1553, August 2007.

Prognostic superiority of daytime ambulatory over conventional blood pressure in four populations: a meta-analysis of 7030 individuals

Hansen, Tine W; Kikuya, Masahiro; Thijs, Lutgarde; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1554-1564, August 2007.


World Health Organization (WHO) and International Society of Hypertension (ISH) risk prediction charts: assessment of cardiovascular risk for prevention and control of cardiovascular disease in low and middle-income countries

Mendis, Shanthi; Lindholm, Lars H; Mancia, Giuseppe; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1578-1582, August 2007.

Blood pressure measurement

Genetic aspects

Renin-angiotensin system

Neural control


Metabolic syndrome

Circulating leptin levels predict the development of metabolic syndrome in middle-aged men: an 8-year follow-up study

Galletti, Ferruccio; Barbato, Antonio; Versiero, Marco; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1671-1677, August 2007.

Blood vessels

Hour-to-hour and week-to-week variability and reproducibility of wave reflection indices derived by aortic pulse wave analysis: implications for studies with repeated measurements

Papaioannou, Theodore G; Karatzis, Emmanouil N; Karatzi, Kalliopi N; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1678-1686, August 2007.

Ambulatory blood pressure, blood pressure variability and the prevalence of carotid artery alteration: the Ohasama study

Shintani, Yoriko; Kikuya, Masahiro; Hara, Azusa; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1704-1710, August 2007.


Uric acid and other renal function parameters in patients with stable angina pectoris participating in the ACTION trial: impact of nifedipine GITS (gastro-intestinal therapeutic system) and relation to outcome

Ruilope, Luis M; Kirwan, Bridget-Anne; de Brouwer, Sophie; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1711-1718, August 2007.


Characterization of myocardial hypertrophy in prehypertensive spontaneously hypertensive rats: interaction between adrenergic and nitrosative pathways

Cabassi, Aderville; Dancelli, Simona; Pattoneri, Paolo; More

Journal of Hypertension. 25(8):1719-1730, August 2007.