Martin G Myers

Summary

Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Optimum frequency of office blood pressure measurement using an automated sphygmomanometer
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre bInstitute for Clinical and Evaluative Sciences, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre cDepartment of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 13:333-8. 2008
  2. pmc Automated office blood pressure measurement in primary care
    Martin G Myers
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5
    Can Fam Physician 60:127-32. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The great myth of office blood pressure measurement
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hypertens 30:1894-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The conventional versus automated measurement of blood pressure in the office (CAMBO) trial: masked hypertension sub-study
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hypertens 30:1937-41. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Conventional versus automated measurement of blood pressure in the office (CAMBO) trial
    Martin G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Fam Pract 29:376-82. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Automated office blood pressure
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 28:341-6. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of an automated sphygmomanometer for use in the office setting
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 17:116-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Consistent relationship between automated office blood pressure recorded in different settings
    Martin G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 14:108-11. 2009
  9. doi request reprint A proposed algorithm for diagnosing hypertension using automated office blood pressure measurement
    Martin G Myers
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Toronto, Schulich Heart Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hypertens 28:703-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two automated sphygmomanometers for use in the office setting
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 14:45-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. doi request reprint Optimum frequency of office blood pressure measurement using an automated sphygmomanometer
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre bInstitute for Clinical and Evaluative Sciences, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre cDepartment of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 13:333-8. 2008
    ..To determine the optimum interval between serial blood pressure measurements using an automated BpTRU sphygmomanometer...
  2. pmc Automated office blood pressure measurement in primary care
    Martin G Myers
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5
    Can Fam Physician 60:127-32. 2014
    ..To provide FPs with detailed knowledge of automated office blood pressure (AOBP) measurement, its potential role in primary care, and its proper use in the diagnosis and management of hypertension...
  3. doi request reprint The great myth of office blood pressure measurement
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hypertens 30:1894-8. 2012
    ..The advantages of AOBP over manual BP measurement support its use in routine clinical practice...
  4. ncbi request reprint The conventional versus automated measurement of blood pressure in the office (CAMBO) trial: masked hypertension sub-study
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hypertens 30:1937-41. 2012
    ..To determine the prevalence of masked hypertension [normal office blood pressure (BP) with high awake ambulatory BP] using automated office BP (AOBP) or conventional manual office BP (MOBP) measurement in routine clinical practice...
  5. doi request reprint Conventional versus automated measurement of blood pressure in the office (CAMBO) trial
    Martin G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Fam Pract 29:376-82. 2012
    ..Effective strategies to identify office-induced hypertension in routine clinical practice are required to improve diagnosis and management of hypertension...
  6. doi request reprint Automated office blood pressure
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 28:341-6. 2012
    ..This article summarizes the currently available evidence supporting the use of AOBP in routine clinical practice and proposes an algorithm in which AOBP replaces manual BP for the diagnosis and management of hypertension...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of an automated sphygmomanometer for use in the office setting
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 17:116-9. 2012
    ..To determine whether the WatchBP Office sphygmomanometer can be used to obtain automated office blood pressure (AOBP) readings that are similar to the awake ambulatory BP...
  8. doi request reprint Consistent relationship between automated office blood pressure recorded in different settings
    Martin G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 14:108-11. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the consistency of automated self-measurement of BP in the office during repeat visits and in different settings. Automated office BP readings were also compared with the mean awake ambulatory BP...
  9. doi request reprint A proposed algorithm for diagnosing hypertension using automated office blood pressure measurement
    Martin G Myers
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Toronto, Schulich Heart Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hypertens 28:703-8. 2010
    ..To validate an algorithm for the interpretation of automated office blood pressure (AOBP) measurement based upon data from untreated patients referred by physicians in the community for 24-h ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two automated sphygmomanometers for use in the office setting
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 14:45-7. 2009
    ..To compare readings obtained using two automated blood pressure (BP) recording devices, BpTRU and Omron 907, in a clinical setting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Can sphygmomanometers designed for self-measurement of blood pressure in the home be used in office practice?
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 15:300-4. 2010
    ..To examine the possibility of measuring automated office (AO) blood pressure (BP) using home BP recorders in place of the more expensive, fully automated devices designed specifically for professional use...
  12. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in automated blood pressure measurement
    Martin G Myers
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, A 202, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada
    Curr Hypertens Rep 10:355-8. 2008
    ..The principal finding from recent research into automated blood pressure measurement is that the presence of an observer during the actual reading in itself provokes the white coat response...
  13. pmc Conventional versus automated measurement of blood pressure in primary care patients with systolic hypertension: randomised parallel design controlled trial
    Martin G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMJ 342:d286. 2011
    ..To compare the quality and accuracy of manual office blood pressure and automated office blood pressure using the awake ambulatory blood pressure as a gold standard...
  14. ncbi request reprint Automated measurement of blood pressure in routine clinical practice
    Martin G Myers
    Shulech Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:267-70. 2007
    ..Sufficient evidence now exists to consider incorporating automated office BP into an algorithm for diagnosing hypertension...
  15. ncbi request reprint The impact of one or two missed doses on the duration of action of combined perindopril and indapamide
    M G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Hum Hypertens 21:86-93. 2007
    ..8+/-5.7, respectively. Use of the 'missed-dose' technique has demonstrated a prolonged antihypertensive effect for perindopril 4 mg+indapamide 1.25 mg for up to 72 h, supporting the use of this combination as therapy for hypertension...
  16. ncbi request reprint Persistence of the antihypertensive effect of low-dose combination therapy in mild hypertension
    Martin G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press 15:325-32. 2006
    ..6 +/- 9.6/-6.3 +/- 6.4 and -6.4 +/- 6.0/-3.9 +/- 4.2, respectively. Use of the "missed-dose" technique demonstrated persistence of an antihypertensive effect for perindopril 2 mg + indapamide 0.625 mg for up to 72 h after dosing...
  17. doi request reprint Automated blood pressure measurement for diagnosing hypertension
    Martin G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 12:405-6. 2007
    ..The next step will be to incorporate automated office BP measurement into the algorithm for diagnosing hypertension. Recent studies support this approach with automated office BP readings being closely correlated with the ambulatory BP...
  18. doi request reprint Use of automated office blood pressure measurement to reduce the white coat response
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Ontario, Canada
    J Hypertens 27:280-6. 2009
    ..Consecutive patients referred from physicians in the community to an ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) monitoring unit in an academic hospital were included in the study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison between an automated and manual sphygmomanometer in a population survey
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 21:280-3. 2008
    ..Automated BP readings were compared with measurements taken by a mercury sphygmomanometer under standardized conditions in a random 10% sample...
  20. ncbi request reprint New algorithm for the diagnosis of hypertension
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook and Women s Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 18:1369-74. 2005
    ..Out-of-office BP measurements are recommended, whenever feasible, to minimize both measurement error associated with mercury sphygmomanometry and the white coat effect experienced by some patients...
  21. doi request reprint The 2011 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, and therapy
    Doreen M Rabi
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 27:415-433.e1-2. 2011
    ..We also discussed the recent analyses that examined the association between angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) and cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Current status of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Martin G Myers
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:1424-8. 2004
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Methods for evaluating the duration of action of once-daily antihypertensive therapy
    Martin G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre and Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 8:161-3. 2003
    ..Use of the 'missed dose' technique makes it possible to demonstrate persistent reductions in BP beyond 24 h for drugs given on a once-daily basis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure measurement and the guidelines: a proposed new algorithm for the diagnosis of hypertension
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook, Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 9:283-6. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Automated blood pressure measurement in routine clinical practice
    Martin G Myers
    Schulich Heart Centre, Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 11:59-62. 2006
    ..To compare blood pressure measurements taken in routine clinical practice using an automated recorder, the BpTRU (VSM MedTech Ltd, Coquitlam, Canada), with readings taken by a conventional mercury sphygmomanometer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Use of an automated blood pressure recording device, the BpTRU, to reduce the "white coat effect" in routine practice
    Martin G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 16:494-7. 2003
    ..This study examines the presence of a physician in the examining room as a possible factor in provoking a white coat effect...
  27. ncbi request reprint Hypertension analysis of stress reduction using mindfulness meditation and yoga: results from the HARMONY randomized controlled trial
    Kimberly Blom
    Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 27:122-9. 2014
    ..The HARMONY study was a randomized, controlled trial examining the efficacy of an 8-week mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) program for blood pressure (BP) lowering among unmedicated stage 1 hypertensive participants...
  28. pmc Evaluation of a community-based automated blood pressure measuring device
    Jacqueline E Lewis
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, and Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario
    CMAJ 166:1145-8. 2002
    ..Automated devices are widely available in the community for people to measure their blood pressure. We assessed the accuracy and reproducibility of a brand of community-based automated device against the standard mercury sphygmomanometer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of felodipine and nifedipine on 24-h blood pressure and left ventricular mass
    M G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 8:712-8. 1995
    ..Once-daily administration of felodipine achieves a more consistent control of blood pressure compared to twice-daily nifedipine and may be associated with a greater reduction in left ventricular mass...
  30. ncbi request reprint Suggested guidelines for determining the trough-to-peak ratio of antihypertensive drugs
    M G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 9:76S-82S; discussion 87S-90S. 1996
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Overtreatment of hypertension in the community?
    M G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, and Departments of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 9:419-25. 1996
    ..Many patients with treated, uncomplicated, mild to moderate hypertension may tolerate withdrawal of antihypertensive drug therapy without developing persistent hypertension or any increase in left ventricular mass...
  32. ncbi request reprint White coat phenomenon in patients receiving antihypertensive therapy
    M G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 4:844-9. 1991
    ..The frequent occurrence of white coat phenomenon in these patients suggests that office BP readings may not always represent usual ABP in patients receiving chronic antihypertensive therapy...
  33. doi request reprint Blood pressure variability and prevalence of hypertension using automated readings from multiple visits to a pharmacy-based community-wide programme
    T Karwalajtys
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    J Hum Hypertens 23:585-9. 2009
    ..Findings suggest that more than one set of BP readings measured on different occasions are needed, particularly if the first set is elevated...
  34. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of white coat effect in treated hypertensive patients in the community
    M G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 8:591-7. 1995
    ..24), but not with the routine physician's readings (r = 0.06). A white coat effect is frequently present in treated hypertensive patients when blood pressure is recorded by family physicians in routine clinical practice...
  35. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of ambulatory blood pressure and assessing treatment withdrawal in hypertension trial
    R A Reeves
    Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Science Center, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 6:229S-232S. 1993
    ..Despite the inconvenience, obtaining an average of two or more ABP measurements on different days may be cost-saving to a clinical trial because of the improved reproducibility; other costs may exceed $1000 per entrant...
  36. ncbi request reprint Canadian hypertension society guidelines for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    M G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 12:1149-57. 1999
    ..Further studies are required to determine whether the clinical benefit of antihypertensive therapy is more closely related to ambulatory or office BP...
  37. ncbi request reprint The 2000 Canadian recommendations for the management of hypertension: part two--diagnosis and assessment of people with high blood pressure
    K B Zarnke
    Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, 339 Windermere Road, London, Ontario N6A 5A5, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 17:1249-63. 2001
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and assessment of high blood pressure in adults...
  38. ncbi request reprint Assessment of antihypertensive activity in the regulatory setting
    M G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, and Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 6:309-12. 2001
    ..In addition, it specifically requests that a trough : peak ratio be calculated, whereas the Food and Drug Administration does not require this information...
  39. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in clinical practice
    M G Myers
    Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 17:581-6. 2001
    ..The interpretation of the ABP should take into account cardiac risk factors, any target organ damage that may be present or coexisting conditions such as diabetes mellitus...
  40. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of once-daily antihypertensive drugs on blood pressure, left ventricular mass and sympathetic activity: Nifedipine-GITS versus felodipine-ER versus enalapril
    Frans H H Leenen
    University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 18:1285-93. 2002
    ..However, some dihydropyridines, such as felodipine-extended release (ER), still increase sympathetic activity and may, therefore, be less effective in decreasing LV mass...
  41. ncbi request reprint Gender influence on the dose-ranging of a low-dose perindopril-indapamide combination in hypertension: effect on systolic and pulse pressure
    Michel E Safar
    Medecine Interne 1, Hopital Broussais, Paris, France
    J Hypertens 20:1653-61. 2002
    ..A low-dose combination of perindopril (Per) and indapamide (Ind) has been shown to reduce more SBP than atenolol for the same DBP reduction. However, the possible influence of gender on this finding has never been tested...
  42. pmc Masked hypertension: a common but insidious presentation of hypertension
    D W McKay
    Division of Basic Medical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 22:617-20. 2006
    ..Physicians need to use careful clinical judgment to identify and treat subjects with masked hypertension. The present review discusses masked hypertension, its importance to clinical practice and some aspects of patient management...
  43. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention drug therapy: can it meet patients' requirements for reduced risk?
    Hilary A Llewellyn-Thomas
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755 3863, USA
    Med Decis Making 22:326-39. 2002
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint The 2001 Canadian recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part one--Assessment for diagnosis, cardiovascular risk, causes and lifestyle modification
    Kelly B Zarnke
    London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital Campus, London, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 18:604-24. 2002
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the assessment of the diagnosis, cardiovascular risk, identifiable causes and lifestyle modifications for adults with high blood pressure...
  45. ncbi request reprint Self-measurement of blood pressure in the office and at home
    Martin G Myers
    J Hypertens 21:2223-5. 2003
  46. ncbi request reprint Effect of caffeine on blood pressure beyond the laboratory
    Martin G Myers
    Hypertension 43:724-5. 2004
  47. ncbi request reprint The 2004 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part I--Blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of risk
    Brenda R Hemmelgarn
    Division of Nephrology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:31-40. 2004
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the assessment of the diagnosis, cardiovascular risk and identifiable causes for adults with high blood pressure...
  48. pmc The 2007 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: part 1- blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of risk
    Raj S Padwal
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 23:529-38. 2007
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and assessment of adults with hypertension...
  49. pmc The 2008 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part 1 - blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of risk
    Raj S Padwal
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 24:455-63. 2008
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and assessment of adults with hypertension...
  50. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition in patients with coronary artery disease and preserved left ventricular function Ischemia Management with Accupril post-bypass graft via inhibition of angiotensin-converting enzyme (IMAGINE) compared with the other
    Wiek H van Gilst
    Department of Cardiology and Clinical Pharmacology, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am Heart J 151:1240-6. 2006
    ....
  51. pmc High normal blood pressure and prehypertension: the debate continues
    Peter Bolli
    Ambulatory Internal Medicine Teaching Clinic, St Catharines, Ontario
    Can J Cardiol 23:581-3. 2007
    ..Besides annual follow-up, the Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommends lifestyle therapy for individuals with high normal blood pressure. Ongoing research will establish whether any further management is required...
  52. ncbi request reprint Effects of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition in low-risk patients early after coronary artery bypass surgery
    Jean L Rouleau
    Research Center, Montreal Heart Institute, 5000 Belanger St East, Montreal, Quebec, H1T 1C8, Canada
    Circulation 117:24-31. 2008
    ..Early after coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG), activation of numerous neurohumoral and endogenous vasodilator systems occurs that could be influenced favorably by angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors...
  53. pmc The 2006 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part I--Blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of risk
    B R Hemmelgarn
    Division of Nephrology, University of Calgary, and Foothills Hospital, 1403 29th Street Northwest, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 22:573-81. 2006
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and assessment of adults with high blood pressure...
  54. ncbi request reprint The 2005 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: part 1- blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of risk
    Brenda R Hemmelgarn
    Division of Nephrology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 21:645-56. 2005
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and assessment of adults with high blood pressure (BP)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring for routine clinical practice
    Martin G Myers
    Hypertension 45:483-4. 2005
  56. ncbi request reprint Ischemia Management with Accupril post bypass Graft via Inhibition of angiotensin coNverting enzyme (IMAGINE): a multicentre randomized trial - design and rationale
    J Wayne Warnica
    Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 18:1191-200. 2002
    ..Nonetheless, no large clinical trail has investigated this role of ACE inhibition in preventing ischemic events early after CABG...
  57. ncbi request reprint ACE inhibition in stable coronary artery disease
    Martin G Myers
    N Engl J Med 352:937-9; author reply 937-9. 2005
  58. ncbi request reprint Leptin regulates neointima formation after arterial injury through mechanisms independent of blood pressure and the leptin receptor/STAT3 signaling pathways involved in energy balance
    Peter F Bodary
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 27:70-6. 2007
    ..The relevant cellular leptin receptor pools and signaling pathways involved in leptin-related vascular phenotypes in vivo are unclear...