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February 2013 - Volume 31 - Issue 2
pp: 221-430

Latin American consensus on hypertension in patients with diabetes type 2 and metabolic syndrome

López-Jaramillo, Patricio; Sánchez, Ramiro A.; Diaz, Margarita; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(2):223-238, February 2013.


Cardiovascular events increased at normal and high-normal blood pressure in young and middle-aged Japanese male smokers but not in nonsmokers

Kondo, Takahisa; Osugi, Shigeki; Shimokata, Keiko; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(2):263-270, February 2013.

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Pathophysiological aspects

The (pro)renin receptor blocker handle region peptide upregulates endothelium-derived contractile factors in aliskiren-treated diabetic transgenic (mREN2)27 rats

Batenburg, Wendy W.; van den Heuvel, Mieke; van Esch, Joep H.M.; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(2):292-302, February 2013.

Antihypertensive and renoprotective actions of soluble epoxide hydrolase inhibition in ANG II-dependent malignant hypertension are abolished by pretreatment with L-NAME

Honetschlägerová, Zuzana; Kitada, Kento; Husková, Zuzana; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(2):321-332, February 2013.


Effects of continuous positive airway pressure on blood pressure in hypertensive patients with obstructive sleep apnea: a 3-year follow-up

Kasiakogias, Alexandros; Tsioufis, Costas; Thomopoulos, Costas; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(2):352-360, February 2013.


Resistant hypertension

The contributions of unhealthy lifestyle factors to apparent resistant hypertension: findings from the Reasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study

Shimbo, Daichi; Levitan, Emily B.; Booth, John N. III; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(2):370-376, February 2013.


Therapeutic aspects

Differential effects of renin–angiotensin–aldosterone system inhibition, sympathoinhibition and diuretic therapy on endothelial function and blood pressure in obesity-related hypertension: a double-blind, placebo-controlled cross-over trial

Dorresteijn, Johannes A.N.; Schrover, Ilse M.; Visseren, Frank L.J.; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(2):393-403, February 2013.

Determinants of blood pressure reduction by eplerenone in uncontrolled hypertension

Jansen, Pieter M.; Frenkel, Wijnanda J.; van den Born, Bert-Jan H.; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(2):404-413, February 2013.

Dual inhibition of the renin–angiotensin system in high-risk diabetes and risk for stroke and other outcomes: results of the ONTARGET trial

Mann, Johannes F.E.; Anderson, Craig; Gao, Peggy; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(2):414-421, February 2013.