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ALLMedicine™ Pathophysiology Of Hypertension Center

Research & Reviews  124 results

Identification of a Gut Commensal That Compromises the Blood Pressure-Lowering Effect o...
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979); Yang T, Mei X et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - Despite the availability of various classes of antihypertensive medications, a large proportion of hypertensive individuals remain resistant to treatments. The reason for what contributes to low efficacy of antihypertensive medications in these in...

Immune System and Microvascular Remodeling in Humans.
Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979); Rizzoni D, De Ciuceis C et. al.

Feb 1st, 2022 - Low-grade inflammatory processes and related oxidative stress may have a key role in the pathogenesis of hypertension and hypertension-mediated organ damage. Innate immune cells, such as neutrophils, dendritic cells, monocytes/macrophages, as well...

Associations of corin genetic polymorphisms with salt sensitivity, blood pressure chang...
Journal of Clinical Hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.); Zou T, Yao S et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - Corin, a transmembrane serine protease that can cleave pro-atrial natriuretic peptide (Pro-ANP) into smaller bioactive molecule atrial natriuretic peptide, has been shown to be involved in the pathophysiology of hypertension, cardiac hypertrophy. ...

Renal NOXA1/NOX1 Signaling Regulates Epithelial Sodium Channel and Sodium Retention in ...
Antioxidants & Redox Signaling; Vendrov AE, Stevenson MD et. al.

Oct 30th, 2021 - Aims: NADPH oxidase (NOX)-derived reactive oxygen species (ROS) are implicated in the pathophysiology of hypertension in chronic kidney disease patients. Genetic deletion of NOX activator 1 (Noxa1) subunit of NOX1 decreases ROS under pathophysiolo...

Hyperinsulinemia negatively affects the association between insulin resistance and bloo...
Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases : NMCD; Fan J, Liu LY et. al.

Oct 11th, 2021 - Although hyperinsulinemia and insulin resistance (IR) together cause metabolic diseases, the available evidence fails to link hyperinsulinemia with blood pressure (BP) elevation. To further understand the role of hyperinsulinemia in the pathophysi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Investigation of Factors Affecting Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Individuals With Systemic Hypertension

Feb 15th, 2021 - Systemic artery hypertension is a condition characterized by persistent high blood pressure (BP) in systemic arteries. Blood pressure is expressed as the rate of systolic BP (SBP) (pressure exerted by the blood on the arterial walls when the heart...

Cardiovascular Effects of Aerobic and Strength Training in Hypertensive Middle-aged Individuals

Sep 26th, 2019 - Systemic arterial hypertension (SAH) is characterized by elevated and sustained blood pressure levels, related to several risk factors. Modifying lifestyle to combat risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease is critical, as such factors ...

Antihypertensive Effect of Rostafuroxin Compared With Losartan in Hypertensive Patients Bearing Specified Gene Mutations

Mar 23rd, 2011 - About 30% of the world adult population is affected by hypertension in industrialised countries. Elevated arterial pressure is the major cause of cardiovascular mortality and international guidelines emphasise the benefits of reducing blood pressu...

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News  5 results

A Possible Explanation for the COVID-19 Racial Disparity

Apr 18th, 2020 - The disproportionate number of COVID-19 fatalities among African Americans is being widely reported across America and achieving a better understanding of why is of the utmost importance and urgency. Social scientists have attempted to explain the...

Remembering Dr Ron Victor, Pioneer in Barbershop-Led HTN Efforts

Sep 11th, 2018 - Ronald G. Victor, MD, a clinician scientist who took the fight against hypertension into the African American community, died September 10 at the age of 66. His innovative approach allowed nearly 64% of black men with uncontrolled hypertension to ...

Diet May Reverse 30 Years of Blood Pressure Aging
Family Practice News;

Jan 18th, 2012 - The pathophysiology of hypertension is complex. Obesity plays an important role, as does renal aging, which affects sodium retention.

Gastric Bypass Patients May Need Vitamin D
Jeff Evans

NATIONAL HARBOR, MD. — Vitamin D depletion in morbidly obese women who undergo laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass can be resolved within about 3 months after starting weekly pharmacologic doses of the vitamin, according to the findings of a ran.

A Review of Vasopeptidase Inhibitors: A New Modality in the Treatment of Hypertension and Chronic Heart Failure

Abstract and Introduction Vasopeptidase inhibitors are a group of agents capable of inhibiting neutral endopeptidase and angiotensin-converting enzymes, which leads to potentiation of natriuretic peptide actions and suppression of the renin-angiot...

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