Pedro Armario

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Therapeutic strategies to improve control of hypertension
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Hospital Moisès Broggi, CSI, Univsersity of Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 31:S9-12. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Increased pulse pressure is associated with left atrial enlargement in resistant hypertensive patients
    Pedro Armario
    Hypertension and Vascular Risk Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 22:39-44. 2013
  3. doi request reprint [Prevalence of target organ damage and metabolic abnormalities in resistant hypertension]
    Pedro Armario
    Unidad de Hipertension Arterial, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 137:435-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Clinical differences between resistant hypertensives and patients treated and controlled with three or less drugs
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 30:1211-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Clinical features of 8295 patients with resistant hypertension classified on the basis of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Plaza Dr Robert 5, 08221 Terrassa, Spain
    Hypertension 57:898-902. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of hypertension in elderly long-term care residents in Spain. The Geriatric HTA study]
    Montserrat Martin-Baranera
    Unidad de Epidemiologia Clinica, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Consorci Sanitari Integral, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:681-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiac damage in hypertensive patients with inverse white coat hypertension. Hospitalet study
    Raquel Hernández del-Rey
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Internal Medicine, Consorci Sanitari de la Creu Roja a Catalunya, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 12:89-96. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint [Clustering of cardiovascular risk factors and prevalence of metabolic syndrome in subjects with resistant hypertension]
    Raquel Hernández del Rey
    Unidad de Hipertensión Arterial y Riesgo Vascular, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Consorci Sanitari Integral, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:241-5. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Antihypertensive treatment and stroke prevention: are angiotensin receptor blockers superior to other antihypertensive agents?
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis 3:197-204. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure as a therapeutic target in stroke
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Top Med Chem 9:1278-84. 2009

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Therapeutic strategies to improve control of hypertension
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Hospital Moisès Broggi, CSI, Univsersity of Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 31:S9-12. 2013
    ..If well tolerated, a long-term therapeutic regimen that includes a diuretic, an ACE inhibitor or an angiotensin receptor blocker, and a calcium channel blocker is the recommended optimal triple therapy...
  2. doi request reprint Increased pulse pressure is associated with left atrial enlargement in resistant hypertensive patients
    Pedro Armario
    Hypertension and Vascular Risk Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 22:39-44. 2013
    ..28, 95% CI 1.24-1.32; p = 0.001). In conclusion, besides classical determinants of LAE, such as age and LVH, an elevated night-time PP was independently associated with LAE in patients with RH...
  3. doi request reprint [Prevalence of target organ damage and metabolic abnormalities in resistant hypertension]
    Pedro Armario
    Unidad de Hipertension Arterial, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 137:435-9. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Clinical differences between resistant hypertensives and patients treated and controlled with three or less drugs
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 30:1211-6. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate clinical differences, target organ damage and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in resistant hypertensive patients and patients controlled on three or less drugs...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical features of 8295 patients with resistant hypertension classified on the basis of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Plaza Dr Robert 5, 08221 Terrassa, Spain
    Hypertension 57:898-902. 2011
    ..A worse risk profile is associated with true resistant hypertension, but this association is weak, thus making it necessary to assess ambulatory blood pressure monitoring for a correct diagnosis and management...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of hypertension in elderly long-term care residents in Spain. The Geriatric HTA study]
    Montserrat Martin-Baranera
    Unidad de Epidemiologia Clinica, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Consorci Sanitari Integral, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:681-7. 2006
    ..This study aimed to estimate the prevalence of hypertension in elderly long-term care residents in Spain and to describe such population in terms of comorbidity and hypertension treatment and control...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cardiac damage in hypertensive patients with inverse white coat hypertension. Hospitalet study
    Raquel Hernández del-Rey
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Internal Medicine, Consorci Sanitari de la Creu Roja a Catalunya, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 12:89-96. 2003
    ..Few studies have assessed the relationship between ambulatory blood pressure (BP) and cardiac damage in essential hypertensive patients with inverse white coat hypertension (IWCH)...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Clustering of cardiovascular risk factors and prevalence of metabolic syndrome in subjects with resistant hypertension]
    Raquel Hernández del Rey
    Unidad de Hipertensión Arterial y Riesgo Vascular, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Consorci Sanitari Integral, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:241-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the clustering of cardiovascular risk factors and the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in this sample of subjects with resistant hypertension (RH)...
  9. doi request reprint Antihypertensive treatment and stroke prevention: are angiotensin receptor blockers superior to other antihypertensive agents?
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis 3:197-204. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure as a therapeutic target in stroke
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Top Med Chem 9:1278-84. 2009
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Blood pressure in the initial phase of acute ischaemic stroke: evolution and its role as an independent prognosis factor at discharge and after 3 months of follow-up
    Pedro Armario
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hypertension and Vascular Risk Unit, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Universitat of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 17:284-90. 2008
    ..A prospective observational study was aimed at assessing the role of blood pressure (BP) during the first 24 h from stroke onset on the outcome of acute ischaemic stroke...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of age on the relationship of pulse pressure and left ventricular mass in untreated patients with mild to moderate hypertension
    Pedro Armario
    Department of Internal Medicine, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 11:13-7. 2002
    ..To study the relationship between left ventricular mass (LMV) and pulse pressure (PP) in mild to moderate hypertensive patients according to age and gender...
  13. doi request reprint Abnormalities of vascular function in resistant hypertension
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 21:104-9. 2012
    ....