E Lurbe

Summary

Affiliation: University of Valencia
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in children and adolescents
    Empar Lurbe
    Blood Press 12:189-90. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of hypertension in children
    Empar Lurbe
    Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres cruces 2, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Curr Hypertens Rep 12:480-6. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Associations of birth weight and postnatal weight gain with cardiometabolic risk parameters at 5 years of age
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 63:1326-32. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Sexual dimorphism in the transition from masked to sustained hypertension in healthy youths
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 62:410-4. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in children and adolescents: coming of age?
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres cruces 2, 46014, Valencia, Spain
    Curr Hypertens Rep 15:143-9. 2013
  6. pmc Metabolomic profiling in blood from umbilical cords of low birth weight newborns
    Carmen Ivorra
    Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Consorcio, Hospital General, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Transl Med 10:142. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Blood pressure and obesity exert independent influences on pulse wave velocity in youth
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 60:550-5. 2012
  8. pmc Birth weight and characteristics of endothelial and smooth muscle cell cultures from human umbilical cord vessels
    José Javier Martín de Llano
    Pediatric Department, Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, and CIBER Fisiopatologia de la Obesidad y Nutricion, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spain
    J Transl Med 7:30. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint First-year blood pressure increase steepest in low birthweight newborns
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology and Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Departement of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    J Hypertens 25:81-6. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of the degree of obesity on the discrepancies between office and ambulatory blood pressure values in youth
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology and Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, RECAVA, Spain
    J Hypertens 24:1557-64. 2006

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in children and adolescents
    Empar Lurbe
    Blood Press 12:189-90. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Diagnosis and treatment of hypertension in children
    Empar Lurbe
    Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres cruces 2, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Curr Hypertens Rep 12:480-6. 2010
    ..In the case of secondary hypertension, pharmacologic treatment usually is required. In essential hypertension, assessment of early organ damage provides a useful tool for treatment decisions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Associations of birth weight and postnatal weight gain with cardiometabolic risk parameters at 5 years of age
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 63:1326-32. 2014
    ..In conclusion, the acceleration of early infant weight gain may aggravate the effects of low BW. Multiple interactions between hemodynamic and metabolic parameters foreshadow the clustering of cardiometabolic risk factors later in life. ..
  4. doi request reprint Sexual dimorphism in the transition from masked to sustained hypertension in healthy youths
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 62:410-4. 2013
    ..The risk of developing sustained hypertension is higher in boys than it is for girls. The fact that masked hypertension is not prognostically innocent increases the importance of the diagnosis at an early age...
  5. doi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in children and adolescents: coming of age?
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres cruces 2, 46014, Valencia, Spain
    Curr Hypertens Rep 15:143-9. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Metabolomic profiling in blood from umbilical cords of low birth weight newborns
    Carmen Ivorra
    Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Consorcio, Hospital General, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Transl Med 10:142. 2012
    ..The objective was to determine whether the metabolomic profile of plasma from umbilical cord differs between low and normal birth weight newborns...
  7. doi request reprint Blood pressure and obesity exert independent influences on pulse wave velocity in youth
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 60:550-5. 2012
    ..Furthermore, obesity, the factor most frequently related to essential hypertension in adolescents, blunted the expected increment in PWV of hypertensive and high-normal subjects...
  8. pmc Birth weight and characteristics of endothelial and smooth muscle cell cultures from human umbilical cord vessels
    José Javier Martín de Llano
    Pediatric Department, Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, and CIBER Fisiopatologia de la Obesidad y Nutricion, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spain
    J Transl Med 7:30. 2009
    ..Further follow-up studies could show the association of those vascular properties with infancy and adulthood blood pressure...
  9. ncbi request reprint First-year blood pressure increase steepest in low birthweight newborns
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology and Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Departement of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    J Hypertens 25:81-6. 2007
    ..The present research has been undertaken prospectively to study the impact of birthweight and growth pattern on blood pressure changes from birth through the first year of life...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of the degree of obesity on the discrepancies between office and ambulatory blood pressure values in youth
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology and Cardiovascular Risk Unit, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, RECAVA, Spain
    J Hypertens 24:1557-64. 2006
    ..The impact of different degrees of obesity on BP and heart rate variability was also investigated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, persistence, and clinical significance of masked hypertension in youth
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Hospital General Universitari, Avenida Tres Cruces 2, Valencia 46014, Spain
    Hypertension 45:493-8. 2005
    ..This condition warrants follow-up and, once it becomes persistent, is an indication for blood pressure-lowering treatment...
  12. doi request reprint Influence of concurrent obesity and low birth weight on blood pressure phenotype in youth
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 53:912-7. 2009
    ..005) existed. In conclusion, although the low birth weight children who become obese have the highest systolic BP values, the presence of obesity blunts the increment of the reflecting wave observed in low birth weight subjects...
  13. doi request reprint Added impact of obesity and insulin resistance in nocturnal blood pressure elevation in children and adolescents
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Department, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 51:635-41. 2008
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  14. doi request reprint Management of high blood pressure in children and adolescents: recommendations of the European Society of Hypertension
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Spain
    J Hypertens 27:1719-42. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Early vascular phenotypes in the genesis of hypertension
    Empar Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Consorcio Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:763-7. 2010
    ..In this review, we discuss the potential application of surrogate markers of early vascular alterations and describe the information provided by umbilical cord vessels...
  16. doi request reprint [Management of high blood pressure in children and adolescents: Recommendations of the European Society of hypertension]
    E Lurbe
    Departamento de Pediatria, Consorcio Hospital General, Universidad de Valencia, Espana
    An Pediatr (Barc) 73:51.e1-28. 2010
    ..J Hypertens 27:1719-1742 Q 2009 Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins...
  17. ncbi request reprint The impact of birth weight on pulse pressure during adolescence
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Department of Paediatrics, General Hospital, University of Valencia, Spain
    Blood Press Monit 9:187-92. 2004
    ..The objective was to study the influence of birth weight on office and ambulatory pulse pressure...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of progression in hypertensive renal disease in children
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Hospital General, University of Valencia, Avenida Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:186-91. 2004
    ..It should be reduced as much as possible to obtain maximal renoprotective effect. The role of the other factors, such as lipid disorders and genetics, remains elusive...
  19. ncbi request reprint Birth weight impacts on wave reflections in children and adolescents
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, General Hospital, University of Valencia, Avda Tres Cruces s n, 46014 Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 41:646-50. 2003
    ..These early alterations may be amplified throughout life and may contribute to the increased cardiovascular risk associated with low birth weight...
  20. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of circadian blood pressure changes in type I diabetic patients
    E Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Hospital General, University of Valencia, Spain
    J Hypertens 19:1421-8. 2001
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  21. ncbi request reprint Birth weight influences blood pressure values and variability in children and adolescents
    E Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, General Hospital, Valencia, Spain
    Hypertension 38:389-93. 2001
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  22. ncbi request reprint The impact of obesity and body fat distribution on ambulatory blood pressure in children and adolescents
    E Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, General Hospital, University of Valencia, Spain
    Am J Hypertens 11:418-24. 1998
    ..Since obese children with a predominantly abdominal fat mass show higher blood pressure values, evaluation of body fat distribution in children may help to identify subjects more susceptible to developing hypertension later in life...
  23. ncbi request reprint Factors related to quality of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in a pediatric population
    E Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, Hospital General, University of Valencia, Spain
    Am J Hypertens 12:929-33. 1999
    ..The results have demonstrated the important role pulse pressure amplitude plays when accounting for the number of erroneous measurements...
  24. ncbi request reprint Relationship between birth weight and awake blood pressure in children and adolescents in absence of intrauterine growth retardation
    E Lurbe
    Department of Pediatrics, General Hospital, University of Valencia, Spain
    Am J Hypertens 9:787-94. 1996
    ..These differences became more evident as the subjects got older. BW is a determinant of daytime SBP even in the absence of intrauterine growth retardation. The influence of BW seems to increase with age...
  25. ncbi request reprint Obesity, body fat distribution, and ambulatory blood pressure in children and adolescents
    E Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital General, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 3:362-7. 2001
    ..Prevention of the onset of obesity in early life may be important to reducing the risk of coronary heart disease in later life...
  26. ncbi request reprint Increase in nocturnal blood pressure and progression to microalbuminuria in type 1 diabetes
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital General and University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
    N Engl J Med 347:797-805. 2002
    ..Patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus and microalbuminuria often have elevated blood pressure while they are asleep, but it is not known whether the elevation develops concomitantly with microalbuminuria or precedes it...
  27. ncbi request reprint Overview of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in childhood and pregnancy
    J Redon
    Hypertension Clinic, Hospital Clinico, University of Valencia, Spain
    Blood Press Monit 6:317-21. 2001
    ..In pregnant women, the main applicability is to assess the maternal and fetal risk in the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility and validity of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in children
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology Uni, Hospital General, Valencia, Spain
    Am J Hypertens 15:69S-73S. 2002
    ..Even given its apparent advantage over office BP measurements, much work needs to be carried out so as to better establish the validity and more precise use of ABPM in children...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cold medication containing oral phenylephrine as a cause of hypertension in children
    Cristina Morales-Carpi
    Paediatric Nephrology Unit, Hospital General Universitari València, Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Pediatr 167:947-8. 2008
    ..The potential risk of medicines containing sympathomimetic drugs should not be underestimated, and cold preparations should be included in the differential diagnosis of the etiology of hypertension in children...
  30. ncbi request reprint Clinical and research aspects of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in children
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatric Nephrology Unit, Hospital General of Valencia, University of Valencia, Spain
    J Pediatr 144:7-16. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint [Drugs used in paediatric outpatients: do we have enough information available?]
    C Morales-Carpi
    Servicio de Pediatria, Consorcio Hospital General Universitario, Valencia, Espana
    An Pediatr (Barc) 68:439-46. 2008
    ..To analyse the drugs taken in paediatric outpatients and the information available on these drugs...
  32. doi request reprint Drug utilization and off-label drug use among Spanish emergency room paediatric patients
    Cristina Morales-Carpi
    CS Picassent, Agencia Valenciana de Salud, Valencia, Spain
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 66:315-20. 2010
    ..To describe the use of medicines and to determine the frequency of off-label use in emergency room paediatric patients...
  33. ncbi request reprint Discrepancies in office and ambulatory blood pressure in adolescents: help or hindrance?
    Empar Lurbe
    Pediatr Nephrol 23:341-5. 2008
    ..Finally, additional BP information in chronic renal failure, diabetes, and autonomic neuropathy can be obtained by using ambulatory BP monitoring...
  34. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal hypertension: will control of nighttime blood pressure prevent progression of diabetic renal disease?
    K M Moorthi
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 320 East Superior, Searle 10 475, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 6:393-9. 2004
    ..There is a compelling need for studies showing that treating nocturnal hypertension in diabetes can prevent renal disease progression...
  35. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and target organ damage in children and adolescents
    Empar Lurbe
    J Hypertens 25:1998-2000. 2007
  36. doi request reprint Out-of-office blood pressure measurement in children and adolescents
    Empar Lurbe
    J Hypertens 26:1536-239. 2008
  37. ncbi request reprint [Obesity and hypertension]
    Josep Redon
    Med Clin (Barc) 129:655-7. 2007
  38. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal blood pressure versus nondipping pattern: what do they mean?
    Josep Redon
    Hypertension 51:41-2. 2008
  39. ncbi request reprint [Origins of hypertension: birth weight, a new issue]
    Empar Lurbe
    Med Clin (Barc) 119:58-9. 2002
  40. doi request reprint European Society of Hypertension guidelines for blood pressure monitoring at home: a summary report of the Second International Consensus Conference on Home Blood Pressure Monitoring
    Gianfranco Parati
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Prevention, University of Milano Bicocca Centro Interuniversitario di Fisiologia Clinica e Ipertensione, Milan, Italy
    J Hypertens 26:1505-26. 2008
    ..The final section deals with the problems related to the implementation of these recommendations in clinical practice...
  41. doi request reprint The early life origins of vascular ageing and cardiovascular risk: the EVA syndrome
    Peter M Nilsson
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Hypertens 26:1049-57. 2008
    ..Future studies will hopefully shed light on the possibilities to halt or even reverse vascular ageing, and thereby also influence telomere biology and its different expressions...
  42. ncbi request reprint Circadian changes in blood pressure and their relationships to the development of microalbuminuria in type 1 diabetic patients
    Donn Hogan
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 320 E Superior Street, 10 475 Searle Building, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Curr Diab Rep 2:539-44. 2002
    ..An increase in systolic blood pressure during sleep precedes the development of microalbuminuria and may play a causative role in its development...
  43. ncbi request reprint Childhood blood pressure: a window to adult hypertension
    Empar Lurbe
    J Hypertens 21:2001-3. 2003
  44. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in children and adolescents
    Empar Lurbe
    J Hypertens 22:1423-5. 2004