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March 2010 - Volume 28 - Issue 3
pp: 411-636


Blood pressure measurement

Genetic aspects

The effects of sex and method of blood pressure measurement on genetic associations with blood pressure in the PAMELA study

Padmanabhan, Sandosh; Menni, Cristina; Lee, Wai K; More

Journal of Hypertension. 28(3):465-477, March 2010.

Renin-angiotensin system

Inappropriately high circulating and intrarenal angiotensin II levels during dietary salt loading exacerbate hypertension in Cyp1a1–Ren-2 transgenic rats

Husková, Zuzana; Vanourková, Zdenka; Erbanová, Michaela; More

Journal of Hypertension. 28(3):495-509, March 2010.

Pathophysiological aspects

Involvement of mineralocorticoid receptor in high glucose-induced big mitogen-activated protein kinase 1 activation and mesangial cell proliferation

Liu, Gang; Miyata, Kayoko; Hitomi, Hirofumi; More

Journal of Hypertension. 28(3):536-542, March 2010.

Neural mechanisms

Metabolic syndrome

Association of plasma acylated ghrelin with blood pressure and left ventricular mass in patients with metabolic syndrome

Rodríguez, Amaia; Gómez-Ambrosi, Javier; Catalán, Victoria; More

Journal of Hypertension. 28(3):560-567, March 2010.



Renovascular hypertension

Intrarenal cytochrome P-450 metabolites of arachidonic acid in the regulation of the nonclipped kidney function in two-kidney, one-clip Goldblatt hypertensive rats

Walkowska, Agnieszka; Škaroupková, Petra; Husková, Zuzana; More

Journal of Hypertension. 28(3):582-593, March 2010.



Therapeutic aspects

Clinical Case