Carmel M McEniery

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Normal vascular aging: differential effects on wave reflection and aortic pulse wave velocity: the Anglo-Cardiff Collaborative Trial (ACCT)
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1753-60. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Endothelial function is associated with pulse pressure, pulse wave velocity, and augmentation index in healthy humans
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 48:602-8. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Aortic calcification is associated with aortic stiffness and isolated systolic hypertension in healthy individuals
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Box 100, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 53:524-31. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Age, hypertension and arterial function
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 34:665-71. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Increased stroke volume and aortic stiffness contribute to isolated systolic hypertension in young adults
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Hypertension 46:221-6. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Central pressure: variability and impact of cardiovascular risk factors: the Anglo-Cardiff Collaborative Trial II
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 110, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 51:1476-82. 2008
  7. pmc Novel therapeutic strategies for reducing arterial stiffness
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ
    Br J Pharmacol 148:881-3. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Nebivolol increases arterial distensibility in vivo
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Hypertension 44:305-10. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive drugs and central blood pressure
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 110, Cambridge CB20QQ, United Kingdom
    Curr Hypertens Rep 11:253-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Endothelin-1 regulates arterial pulse wave velocity in vivo
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1975-81. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Normal vascular aging: differential effects on wave reflection and aortic pulse wave velocity: the Anglo-Cardiff Collaborative Trial (ACCT)
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1753-60. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Endothelial function is associated with pulse pressure, pulse wave velocity, and augmentation index in healthy humans
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 48:602-8. 2006
    ..001), which remained independent after adjusting for confounding factors. In healthy individuals, a decline in endothelial function is associated with increased large artery stiffness, wave reflections, and central pulse pressure...
  3. doi request reprint Aortic calcification is associated with aortic stiffness and isolated systolic hypertension in healthy individuals
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Box 100, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 53:524-31. 2009
    ..These data suggest that calcification may be important in the process of aortic stiffening and the development of ISH. Calcification may underlie treatment resistance in ISH, and anticalcification strategies may present a novel therapy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Age, hypertension and arterial function
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 34:665-71. 2007
    ..In addition, inhibitors or breakers of advanced glycation end-product cross-links between proteins, such as collagen and elastin, hold substantial promise...
  5. ncbi request reprint Increased stroke volume and aortic stiffness contribute to isolated systolic hypertension in young adults
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Hypertension 46:221-6. 2005
    ..Long-term follow-up of these individuals is now required to determine whether they are at increased risk compared with age-matched normotensive individuals...
  6. doi request reprint Central pressure: variability and impact of cardiovascular risk factors: the Anglo-Cardiff Collaborative Trial II
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 110, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 51:1476-82. 2008
    ..However, assessment of central pressure may improve the identification and management of patients with elevated cardiovascular risk...
  7. pmc Novel therapeutic strategies for reducing arterial stiffness
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ
    Br J Pharmacol 148:881-3. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Nebivolol increases arterial distensibility in vivo
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Hypertension 44:305-10. 2004
    ..This effect of nebivolol is mediated through the release of NO via a beta2 adrenoceptor-dependent mechanism. Thus, nebivolol may be of benefit in conditions of increased large artery stiffness, such as isolated systolic hypertension...
  9. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive drugs and central blood pressure
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 110, Cambridge CB20QQ, United Kingdom
    Curr Hypertens Rep 11:253-9. 2009
    ..This may help to explain the results of recent large outcome studies using atenolol. Further research is required to clarify whether other antihypertensive agents lower central pressure beyond the effects observed on brachial pressure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Endothelin-1 regulates arterial pulse wave velocity in vivo
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1975-81. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether endothelin-1, acting locally, regulates arterial distensibility, assessed by measuring pulse-wave velocity in vivo...
  11. doi request reprint An analysis of prospective risk factors for aortic stiffness in men: 20-year follow-up from the Caerphilly prospective study
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 110, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
    Hypertension 56:36-43. 2010
    ..Adequate control of pulse pressure and heart rate, as well as reducing inflammation, may, in the long-term, retard aortic stiffening, although this remains to be tested directly...
  12. ncbi request reprint Endogenous endothelin-1 limits exercise-induced vasodilation in hypertensive humans
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit and Research Centre, University of Endinburgh, Western General Hospital, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 40:202-6. 2002
    ..Treatment with endothelin receptor antagonists may, therefore, increase exercise capacity in essential hypertension...
  13. doi request reprint The impact of cardiovascular risk factors on aortic stiffness and wave reflections depends on age: the Anglo-Cardiff Collaborative Trial (ACCT III)
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 110, Hills Rd, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
    Hypertension 56:591-7. 2010
    ..Additional studies are required to assess the impact of these arterial measures on cardiovascular outcome within a single population...
  14. doi request reprint Cardiovascular consequences of extreme prematurity: the EPICure study
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Hypertens 29:1367-73. 2011
    ..The aim of the current study was to examine the cardiovascular consequences of extreme prematurity in 11-year-olds born at or before 25 completed weeks of gestation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9), MMP-2, and serum elastase activity are associated with systolic hypertension and arterial stiffness
    - Yasmin
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge Addenbrooke s Hospital Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 25:372. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that elastase activity would be related to arterial stiffness and tested this using isolated systolic hypertension (ISH) as a model of stiffening and separately in a large cohort of healthy individuals...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ezetimibe and simvastatin reduce inflammation, disease activity, and aortic stiffness and improve endothelial function in rheumatoid arthritis
    Kaisa M Maki-Petaja
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Am Coll Cardiol 50:852-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of simvastatin and ezetimibe on inflammation, disease activity, endothelial dysfunction, and arterial stiffness in a cohort of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Isolated systolic hypertension is characterized by increased aortic stiffness and endothelial dysfunction
    Sharon M L Wallace
    Clinical Pharmacology, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Hypertension 50:228-33. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that endothelial function contributes significantly to increased arterial stiffness in patients with isolated systolic hypertension and with age...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pulse-wave analysis: clinical evaluation of a noninvasive, widely applicable method for assessing endothelial function
    Ian B Wilkinson
    Clinical Pharmacology Units, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, England
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 22:147-52. 2002
    ..This methodology provides a simple, repeatable, noninvasive means of assessing endothelial function in vivo...
  19. doi request reprint Comparison of the effects of antihypertensive agents on central blood pressure and arterial stiffness in isolated systolic hypertension
    Isla S Mackenzie
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital Box 110, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ United Kingdom
    Hypertension 54:409-13. 2009
    ..Because central PP and increased wave reflections are considered important risk factors in patients with isolated systolic hypertension, the choice of therapy may be influenced by these findings in the future...
  20. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide regulates local arterial distensibility in vivo
    Ian B Wilkinson
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Circulation 105:213-7. 2002
    ..We hypothesized that nitric oxide (NO) acting locally regulates arterial stiffness in vivo, and the aim of this experiment was to test this hypothesis in an ovine hind-limb preparation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Variation in the human matrix metalloproteinase-9 gene is associated with arterial stiffness in healthy individuals
    - Yasmin
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 110, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 26:1799-805. 2006
    ..Therefore, we investigated the influence of known MMP-9 (-1562C>T, R279Q) polymorphisms on arterial stiffness in a large cohort of healthy individuals (n=865)...
  22. doi request reprint A comparison of atenolol and nebivolol in isolated systolic hypertension
    Zahid Dhakam
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, CB2 2QQ, UK
    J Hypertens 26:351-6. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to test this in a double-blind, randomized, cross-over study, in a cohort of subjects with isolated systolic hypertension...
  23. ncbi request reprint Atenolol and eprosartan: differential effects on central blood pressure and aortic pulse wave velocity
    Zahid Dhakam
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, England
    Am J Hypertens 19:214-9. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that that atenolol fails to reduce central BP as much as other agents. The aim of the present study was to compare the hemodynamic effects of atenolol and eprosartan in a double-blind, randomized, cross-over study...
  24. doi request reprint The impact of birth weight on blood pressure and arterial stiffness in later life: the Enigma Study
    Karen L Miles
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    J Hypertens 29:2324-31. 2011
    ..However, the relationship between birth weight, blood pressure, arterial stiffness and wave reflections as putative mechanisms is controversial...
  25. pmc The effects of urotensin II and urantide on forearm blood flow and systemic haemodynamics in humans
    Joseph Cheriyan
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 68:518-23. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint The relationship of age with regional aortic stiffness and diameter
    Stacey S Hickson
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 3:1247-55. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of age on regional aortic pulse wave velocity (aPWV)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 plays a role in the bioactivation of nitroglycerin in humans
    Isla S Mackenzie
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 25:1891-5. 2005
    ..We investigated the role of ALDH2 in the vascular effects of nitroglycerin (NTG) in humans in vivo...
  28. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein is associated with arterial stiffness in apparently healthy individuals
    - Yasmin
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 24:969-74. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between stiffness and inflammation in a cohort of healthy individuals...
  29. ncbi request reprint Rheumatoid arthritis is associated with increased aortic pulse-wave velocity, which is reduced by anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha therapy
    Kaisa M Maki-Petaja
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 110, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, United Kingdom
    Circulation 114:1185-92. 2006
    ..In addition, we tested the hypothesis that aortic stiffness could be reduced with anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) therapy...
  30. pmc Simvastatin prevents inflammation-induced aortic stiffening and endothelial dysfunction
    Sharon M L Wallace
    University of Cambridge, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 70:799-806. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether simvastatin would protect against inflammation-induced aortic stiffening and endothelial dysfunction...
  31. doi request reprint Validity and repeatability of the Vicorder apparatus: a comparison with the SphygmoCor device
    Stacey S Hickson
    University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, UK
    Hypertens Res 32:1079-85. 2009
    ..This difference in transit time and inherent bias was reduced when adjustment for the additional femoral artery segment measured by the Vicorder device was made...
  32. doi request reprint Inducible nitric oxide synthase activity is increased in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and contributes to endothelial dysfunction
    Kaisa M Maki-Petaja
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Box 110, Cambridge, UK
    Int J Cardiol 129:399-405. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to establish the contribution of iNOS to endothelial function...
  33. doi request reprint Use of the oral contraceptive pill is associated with increased large artery stiffness in young women: the ENIGMA study
    Stacey S Hickson
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    J Hypertens 29:1155-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between use of the OCP and aortic stiffness and wave reflections in a young, healthy cohort of women...
  34. doi request reprint Cardiovascular function in women with recurrent miscarriage, pre-eclampsia and/or intrauterine growth restriction
    Amita A Mahendru
    Fetal Medicine Department, Rosie Hospital, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals Foundation Trust, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:351-6. 2013
    ..Brachial and central blood pressures (BP), cardiac output (CO), peripheral vascular resistance (PVR), aortic stiffness, blood biochemistry and platelet aggregation were assessed...
  35. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of central SBP determined from the second systolic peak of the peripheral pressure waveform
    Stacey S Hickson
    University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, UK
    J Hypertens 27:1784-8. 2009
    ..We also compared pSBP(2) with the true cSBP measured by cardiac catheterization [invasively measured cSBP (cSBPi)]...
  36. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in fibrillin-1 gene is not associated with arterial stiffness in apparently healthy individuals
    - Yasmin
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    J Hypertens 24:499-502. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the possible influence of the common FBN-1 genotypes on arterial stiffness in a large cohort of healthy individuals...
  37. doi request reprint Estimation of aortic pulse pressure using fourier velocity encoded M-mode MR
    Valentina Taviani
    Department of Radiology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    J Magn Reson Imaging 39:85-93. 2014
    ..To use a simplified hemodynamic model and Fourier-encoded velocity data to measure pulse pressure (PP) in the descending aorta...
  38. ncbi request reprint Atenolol and cardiovascular risk: an issue close to the heart
    Ian B Wilkinson
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Lancet 367:627-9. 2006
  39. ncbi request reprint Does arterial stiffness predict atherosclerotic coronary events?
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Adv Cardiol 44:160-72. 2007
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Mid-trimester maternal heart rate is related to neonatal birth weight
    Thomas R Everett
    Department of Fetal Medicine, Rosie Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge, UK
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:1082-5. 2013
    ..We sought to establish the relationship between maternal mid-trimester heart rate (HR) and neonatal birth weight in women at high a priori risk of preeclampsia...
  41. doi request reprint Age-related changes of regional pulse wave velocity in the descending aorta using Fourier velocity encoded M-mode
    Valentina Taviani
    Department of Radiology, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Magn Reson Med 65:261-8. 2011
    ..There was a preferential stiffening of the thoracic aorta with age, which may be due to progressive fragmentation of elastin fibers in this region...
  42. doi request reprint Carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity assessment using novel cuff-based techniques: comparison with tonometric measurement
    Mark Butlin
    aThe Australian School of Advanced Medicine, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia bUniversitá degli Studi di Perugia and Struttura Complessa di Medicina Interna, Ospedale S Maria, Terni, Italy cUniversité Paris Descartes, INSERM, UMR970, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Départent of Pharmacologie, Paris, France dClinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    J Hypertens 31:2237-43; discussion 2243. 2013
    ..A novel algorithm to correct for the transit time and distance related to the additional femoral segment was applied to the cuff-based approach in this study...
  43. doi request reprint Maternal cardiovascular changes from pre-pregnancy to very early pregnancy
    Amita A Mahendru
    Fetal Medicine Department, Rosie Hospital, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK
    J Hypertens 30:2168-72. 2012
    ..Our aim was to assess changes in maternal cardiovascular haemodynamics, including central blood pressure (BP), wave reflections and aortic stiffness, from pre-pregnancy to very early pregnancy...
  44. doi request reprint The feasibility of prospectively studying maternal cardiovascular changes from before conception
    Amita A Mahendru
    Fetal Medicine Department, Rosie Hospital, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals Foundation Trust, Cambridge, UK
    Hypertens Res 36:698-704. 2013
    ..This information would allow the design of a study, powered for pregnancy complications such as PE, to enable investigation of the 'cause and effect' relationship between abnormal cardiovascular function and pregnancy complications. ..
  45. doi request reprint Evaluation of the Vicorder, a novel cuff-based device for the noninvasive estimation of central blood pressure
    Giacomo Pucci
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge and Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge, UK
    J Hypertens 31:77-85. 2013
    ..The Vicorder is a new brachial cuff-based device that estimates central blood pressure (cBP) using a brachial-to-aortic transfer function. The aim of this study was to evaluate cBP estimated by the Vicorder...
  46. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness, endothelial function and novel pharmacological approaches
    Ian B Wilkinson
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 31:795-9. 2004
    ..Furthermore, differences in the effect of existing drugs on larger artery stiffness may explain, in part, why some drugs produce better clinical outcomes than others...
  47. ncbi request reprint Endothelin antagonism: physiology or pharmacology?
    Carmel M McEniery
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, UK
    Clin Sci (Lond) 102:667-8. 2002
  48. ncbi request reprint Basal NO locally modulates human iliac artery function in vivo
    Matthias Schmitt
    Department of Cardiology, Wales Heart Research Institute, College of Medicine, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK
    Hypertension 46:227-31. 2005
    ..These data indicate that under resting conditions, local NO production modulates human iliac artery distensibility and that exogenous NO increases arterial distensibility...
  49. ncbi request reprint Effects of arterial stiffness, pulse wave velocity, and wave reflections on the central aortic pressure waveform
    Wilmer W Nichols
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:295-303. 2008
    ..The decrease in systolic BP brought about by this mechanism is grossly underestimated when systolic BP is measured in the brachial artery...
  50. doi request reprint Nitric oxide does not significantly contribute to changes in pulse pressure amplification during light aerobic exercise
    James E Sharman
    Department of Medicine, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Hypertension 51:856-61. 2008
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Maternal wave reflections and arterial stiffness in normal pregnancy as assessed by applanation tonometry
    Maria L Macedo
    Harris Birthright Research Centre for Fetal Medicine, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8RS, UK
    Hypertension 51:1047-51. 2008
    ..2 for carotid-radial, P=0.5 for carotid-femoral). In summary, we found that normal pregnancy is associated with a reduction in central BP and wave reflection...
  52. ncbi request reprint Pseudo hypertension of youth: too much of a good thing?
    John R Cockcroft
    Am J Hypertens 16:262-4. 2003
  53. ncbi request reprint Systolic hypertension in young adults: spurious definition of a genuine condition
    Carmel M McEniery
    J Hypertens 24:2316-7; author reply 2317-9. 2006
  54. ncbi request reprint Pulse waveform analysis and arterial stiffness: realism can replace evangelism and scepticism
    Ian B Wilkinson
    J Hypertens 23:213; author reply 213-4. 2005
  55. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness and osteoporosis in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Ramsey Sabit
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Cardiff University, Academic Centre, Llandough Hospital, Penlan Road, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan CF64 2XX, UK
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:1259-65. 2007
    ..Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events and osteoporosis. Increased arterial stiffness is an independent predictor of cardiovascular disease...
  56. ncbi request reprint Pulse pressure amplification during exercise is significantly reduced with age and hypercholesterolemia
    James E Sharman
    The University of Queensland, Department of Medicine, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Australia
    J Hypertens 25:1249-54. 2007
    ..This study aimed to assess the central and peripheral BP response to exercise with aging and hypercholesterolemia...