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December 2013 - Volume 31 - Issue 12
pp: 2327-2467


Genetic aspects

Blood vessels


Resistant hypertension


African Caribbeans have greater subclinical cerebrovascular disease than Europeans: this is associated with both their elevated resting and ambulatory blood pressure and their hyperglycaemia

Shibata, Dean; Tillin, Therese; Beauchamp, Norman; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(12):2391-2399, December 2013.


Night-time blood pressure is associated with the development of chronic kidney disease in a general population: the Ohasama Study

Kanno, Atsuhiro; Kikuya, Masahiro; Asayama, Kei; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(12):2410-2417, December 2013.

Sodium restriction on top of renin–angiotensin–aldosterone system blockade increases circulating levels of N-acetyl-seryl-aspartyl-lysyl-proline in chronic kidney disease patients

Kwakernaak, Arjan J.; Waanders, Femke; Slagman, Maartje C.J.; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(12):2425-2432, December 2013.


Therapeutic aspects

Precise assessment of noncompliance with the antihypertensive therapy in patients with resistant hypertension using toxicological serum analysis

Štrauch, Branislav; Petrák, Ondrej; Zelinka, Tomáš; More

Journal of Hypertension. 31(12):2455-2461, December 2013.