R L Antikainen

Summary

Affiliation: Oulu Municipal Health Center
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Systolic blood pressure, isolated systolic hypertension and risk of coronary heart disease, strokes, cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in the middle-aged population
    R Antikainen
    Health Centre Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    J Hypertens 16:577-83. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint The determinants of left ventricular hypertrophy defined by Sokolow-Lyon criteria in untreated hypertensive patients
    R Antikainen
    Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 17:159-64. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy determined by Sokolow-Lyon criteria: a different predictor in women than in men?
    R L Antikainen
    Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 20:451-9. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Despite evidence-based guidelines, systolic blood pressure remains inadequately controlled in older hypertensive adults
    R L Antikainen
    Oulu City Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    J Hum Hypertens 24:439-46. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy by Sokolow-Lyon voltage criterion predicts mortality in overweight hypertensive subjects
    R L Antikainen
    Care of the Elderly, Division of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 23:20-6. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Excess mortality associated with increased pulse pressure among middle-aged men and women is explained by high systolic blood pressure
    R L Antikainen
    Health Center Hospital of Oulu and Department of Internal Medicine, Oulu University, Finland
    J Hypertens 18:417-23. 2000

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Systolic blood pressure, isolated systolic hypertension and risk of coronary heart disease, strokes, cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality in the middle-aged population
    R Antikainen
    Health Centre Hospital of Oulu, Finland
    J Hypertens 16:577-83. 1998
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  2. ncbi request reprint The determinants of left ventricular hypertrophy defined by Sokolow-Lyon criteria in untreated hypertensive patients
    R Antikainen
    Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 17:159-64. 2003
    ..This study confirms the adverse association between ECG LVH and SBP and DBP, male gender, black race and decreased BMI. It also addresses the less well-known associations of blood glucose, cholesterol, smoking and alcohol consumption...
  3. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy determined by Sokolow-Lyon criteria: a different predictor in women than in men?
    R L Antikainen
    Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 20:451-9. 2006
    ..8 and 8.5% in men, respectively. In conclusion, the greater the baseline ECG voltage sum, the greater the associated CVD mortality risk. Women tended to have a high risk of stroke mortality owing to LVH despite adjustments...
  4. doi request reprint Despite evidence-based guidelines, systolic blood pressure remains inadequately controlled in older hypertensive adults
    R L Antikainen
    Oulu City Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    J Hum Hypertens 24:439-46. 2010
    ..001) and from 16 to 30% in women (P=0.003). Hypertension care in older adults has improved in Finland during 1997 to 2007. The situation is not optimal: the main problem in this age group is high SBP...
  5. doi request reprint Left ventricular hypertrophy by Sokolow-Lyon voltage criterion predicts mortality in overweight hypertensive subjects
    R L Antikainen
    Care of the Elderly, Division of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 23:20-6. 2009
    ..The excess high risk of dying was evident especially in women with LVH in the highest BMI quartiles. When ECG detects LVH in overweight subjects, it is a good predictor of mortality despite the lower sensitivity in this group...
  6. ncbi request reprint Excess mortality associated with increased pulse pressure among middle-aged men and women is explained by high systolic blood pressure
    R L Antikainen
    Health Center Hospital of Oulu and Department of Internal Medicine, Oulu University, Finland
    J Hypertens 18:417-23. 2000
    ..To assess the risk of death from coronary heart disease, stroke, all cardiovascular diseases and all-cause mortality associated with pulse pressure among the middle-aged population...