Thomas G Pickering

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Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Principles and techniques of blood pressure measurement
    Thomas G Pickering
    Integrative and Behavioral Cardiovascular Health Program, Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Cardiol Clin 20:207-23. 2002
  2. doi Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and all-cause mortality in elderly people with diabetes mellitus
    Walter Palmas
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 53:120-7. 2009
  3. pmc Sleep duration as a risk factor for diabetes incidence in a large U.S. sample
    James E Gangwisch
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Medical Genetics, 1051 Riverside Drive, Mailbox 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sleep 30:1667-73. 2007
  4. pmc Sleep duration associated with mortality in elderly, but not middle-aged, adults in a large US sample
    James E Gangwisch
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Medical Genetics, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sleep 31:1087-96. 2008
  5. pmc Telemedicine home blood pressure measurements and progression of albuminuria in elderly people with diabetes
    Walter Palmas
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Hypertension 51:1282-8. 2008
  6. pmc Socioeconomic and psychosocial factors mediate race differences in nocturnal blood pressure dipping
    Tanya M Spruill
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:637-42. 2009
  7. pmc Race differences in the physical and psychological impact of hypertension labeling
    Tanya M Spruill
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:458-63. 2012
  8. ncbi Metabolic syndrome less strongly associated with target organ damage than syndrome components in a healthy, working population
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:337-44. 2007
  9. doi Insomnia and sleep duration as mediators of the relationship between depression and hypertension incidence
    James E Gangwisch
    Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:62-9. 2010
  10. ncbi Assessment of the white-coat effect
    William Gerin
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Hypertens 24:67-74. 2006

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Publications99

  1. ncbi Principles and techniques of blood pressure measurement
    Thomas G Pickering
    Integrative and Behavioral Cardiovascular Health Program, Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Cardiol Clin 20:207-23. 2002
    ..In obese subjects it is important to use a cuff of the correct size...
  2. doi Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and all-cause mortality in elderly people with diabetes mellitus
    Walter Palmas
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Hypertension 53:120-7. 2009
    ..Albuminuria may mediate the association between BP and mortality...
  3. pmc Sleep duration as a risk factor for diabetes incidence in a large U.S. sample
    James E Gangwisch
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Medical Genetics, 1051 Riverside Drive, Mailbox 2, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sleep 30:1667-73. 2007
    ..No plausible mechanism has been identified by which long sleep duration could lead to diabetes...
  4. pmc Sleep duration associated with mortality in elderly, but not middle-aged, adults in a large US sample
    James E Gangwisch
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Medical Genetics, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sleep 31:1087-96. 2008
    ..No epidemiologic studies have published multivariate analyses stratified by age, even though life expectancy is 75 years and the majority of deaths occur in the elderly...
  5. pmc Telemedicine home blood pressure measurements and progression of albuminuria in elderly people with diabetes
    Walter Palmas
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Hypertension 51:1282-8. 2008
    ..In conclusion, nocturnal blood pressure elevation was the strongest predictor of worsening albuminuria. Home blood pressure measurements added to office measurements and may constitute an adequate substitute for ambulatory monitoring...
  6. pmc Socioeconomic and psychosocial factors mediate race differences in nocturnal blood pressure dipping
    Tanya M Spruill
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:637-42. 2009
    ..In order to address the limited reproducibility of dipping measures, we investigated this question in a sample of participants who underwent multiple ambulatory BP monitoring (ABPM) sessions...
  7. pmc Race differences in the physical and psychological impact of hypertension labeling
    Tanya M Spruill
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Am J Hypertens 25:458-63. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate possible race differences in the relationship between hypertension labeling and health-related quality of life and depression...
  8. ncbi Metabolic syndrome less strongly associated with target organ damage than syndrome components in a healthy, working population
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:337-44. 2007
    ..The data suggest that physicians should evaluate blood pressure and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol as well as other cardiovascular risk factors without regard to whether a patient meets the criteria for the MS...
  9. doi Insomnia and sleep duration as mediators of the relationship between depression and hypertension incidence
    James E Gangwisch
    Division of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Hypertens 23:62-9. 2010
    ..No previous published population studies have examined whether insomnia and sleep duration mediate the relationship between depression and hypertension incidence...
  10. ncbi Assessment of the white-coat effect
    William Gerin
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Hypertens 24:67-74. 2006
    ..Resting levels taken in the clinic may also be elevated, and will therefore underestimate the WCE...
  11. ncbi Validation of an oscillometric home blood pressure monitor in an end-stage renal disease population and the effect of arterial stiffness on its accuracy
    Aliza M Thompson
    Department of Medicine, Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program and Division of Nephrology, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Blood Press Monit 12:227-32. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate an oscillometric home blood pressure monitor in an end-stage renal disease population and to determine the effect of arterial stiffness on its accuracy...
  12. ncbi Hot flashes are associated with increased ambulatory systolic blood pressure
    Linda M Gerber
    Department of Public Health, Hypertension Center, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Menopause 14:308-15. 2007
    ..To determine the association between ambulatory blood pressure (BP) and hot flash experience...
  13. ncbi The misdiagnosis of hypertension: the role of patient anxiety
    Gbenga Ogedegbe
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2459-65. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the white coat effect may be a conditioned response as opposed to a manifestation of general anxiety...
  14. pmc Correlates of isolated nocturnal hypertension and target organ damage in a population-based cohort of African Americans: the Jackson Heart Study
    Gbenga Ogedegbe
    Center for Healthful Behavior Change, Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Hypertens 26:1011-6. 2013
    ..This paper reports the prevalence and correlates of isolated nocturnal hypertension (INH) in a population-based cohort of African Americans enrolled in the Jackson Heart Study (JHS)...
  15. doi Franz Volhard lecture: should doctors still measure blood pressure? The missing patients with masked hypertension
    Thomas G Pickering
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Hypertens 26:2259-67. 2008
    ..Ambulatory BP monitoring is the best established technique for doing this, but home monitoring may be applicable in the future...
  16. ncbi Superiority of ambulatory to physician blood pressure is not an artifact of differential measurement reliability
    William Gerin
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Blood Press Monit 11:297-301. 2006
    ..Whether this is due to the greater reliability owing to the larger number of measurements that are usually taken using ambulatory monitoring, or the greater validity of these measurements independent of the number, remains controversial...
  17. ncbi Standardizing the comparison of systolic blood pressure vs. pulse pressure for predicting coronary heart disease
    Karina W Davidson
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 8:411-3. 2006
    ..However, when using an increase of 1 SD, the RR associated with SBP was larger than for PP. Although both are predictors, the authors conclude that SBP has a larger RR than PP for coronary heart disease events...
  18. pmc Relative utility of home, ambulatory, and office blood pressures in the prediction of end-organ damage
    Daichi Shimbo
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:476-82. 2007
    ....
  19. pmc Age and the difference between awake ambulatory blood pressure and office blood pressure: a meta-analysis
    Joji Ishikawa
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
    Blood Press Monit 16:159-67. 2011
    ..However, recent evidence suggests that the difference varies systematically with age...
  20. ncbi The impact of perceived hypertension status on anxiety and the white coat effect
    Tanya M Spruill
    Columbia University New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:1-9. 2007
    ..Mechanisms underlying the white coat effect remain poorly understood but are critical to improving the accuracy of clinic blood pressure measurement...
  21. pmc Preventing misdiagnosis of ambulatory hypertension: algorithm using office and home blood pressures
    Daichi Shimbo
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Hypertens 27:1775-83. 2009
    ..We tested whether incorporating an upper office blood pressure (OBP) cut-off in the algorithm, higher than the traditional 140/90 mmHg, reduces the need for HBPM and ABPM...
  22. ncbi Anxiety and outcome expectations predict the white-coat effect
    Juhee Jhalani
    Columbia University Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, PH 9, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Blood Press Monit 10:317-9. 2005
    ..To determine whether elevated clinic blood pressure compared with daytime ambulatory blood pressure, referred to as the white-coat effect, is associated with anxiety and increased blood pressure expectancy in the doctor's office...
  23. pmc Circulating transforming growth factor-beta1 levels and the risk for kidney disease in African Americans
    Manikkam Suthanthiran
    Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Kidney Int 76:72-80. 2009
    ..Whether these findings show that it is the circulating levels of TGF-beta1 that contribute to renal disease progression or the findings reflect other unmeasured factors, further longitudinal studies are needed...
  24. ncbi Measurement of blood pressure in and out of the office
    Thomas G Pickering
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, 622 West 168th Street, PH9 946, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:123-9. 2005
  25. pmc Prevalence and determinants of isolated systolic hypertension among young adults: the 1999-2004 US National Health And Nutrition Examination Survey
    Regina C Grebla
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Rhode Island, New York, USA
    J Hypertens 28:15-23. 2010
    ..We examined the prevalence and determinants of ISH in this age group using the 1999-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES) and made comparisons using data from NHANES III (1988-1994)...
  26. ncbi Life-course exposure to job strain and ambulatory blood pressure in men
    Paul A Landsbergis
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:998-1006. 2003
    ..These findings provide some support for the hypothesis of an effect of cumulative burden of exposure to job strain on systolic blood pressure...
  27. ncbi Lower socioeconomic status among men in relation to the association between job strain and blood pressure
    Paul A Landsbergis
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 29:206-15. 2003
    ..This study attempted to determine whether the association between job strain (high job demands plus low job control) and blood pressure among men varies by socioeconomic status...
  28. ncbi A comparison of morning blood pressure surge in African Americans and whites
    Donald C Haas
    Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:205-9; quiz 210-1. 2005
    ..26 mm Hg; SE=1.0 and 1.1; p=nonsignificant). Morning BP surge is unlikely to account for differences in stroke incidence between African Americans and whites...
  29. ncbi Treatment of hypertension in the elderly
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral, Cardiovascular Health, and Hypertension Program, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:18-23. 2004
    ..There are several issues to be addressed, which include the significance of pulse pressure as a risk factor, the reliability of measurement of blood pressure in the elderly, choice of drugs and lifestyles, and management of the very old...
  30. ncbi Psychological and physical stress-induced cardiovascular reactivity and diurnal blood pressure variation in women with different work shifts
    Kazuomi Kario
    Zena and Michael A Weiner Cardiovascular Center, Behavioral and Integrative Cardiology Division, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Hypertens Res 25:543-51. 2002
    ....
  31. ncbi Isolated diastolic hypertension
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral, Cardiovascular Health, and Hypertension Program, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 5:411-3. 2003
  32. ncbi Ambulatory blood-pressure monitoring
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Department of Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2368-74. 2006
  33. pmc Automatic office blood pressure measured without doctors or nurses present
    Joji Ishikawa
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Blood Press Monit 17:96-102. 2012
    ....
  34. ncbi Target blood pressure in patients with end-stage renal disease: evidence-based medicine or the emperor's new clothes?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 8:369-75. 2006
  35. ncbi Should white coat hypertension be treated?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:550-3. 2005
  36. ncbi Recommendations for blood pressure measurement in humans: an AHA scientific statement from the Council on High Blood Pressure Research Professional and Public Education Subcommittee
    Thomas G Pickering
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, 622 West 168th Street, PH9 946, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:102-9. 2005
  37. ncbi Age-dependent associations between sleep-disordered breathing and hypertension: importance of discriminating between systolic/diastolic hypertension and isolated systolic hypertension in the Sleep Heart Health Study
    Donald C Haas
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Circulation 111:614-21. 2005
    ..Prior investigations may have underestimated an association between SDB and systolic/diastolic hypertension in the elderly by categorizing individuals with ISH as simply hypertensive...
  38. ncbi Sustained blood pressure increase after an acute stressor: the effects of the 11 September 2001 attack on the New York City World Trade Center
    William Gerin
    Kravis Cardiovascular Health Center, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, USA
    J Hypertens 23:279-84. 2005
    ..The impact of the 11 September 2001 (9/11) attacks in New York City had far greater reach, and has been sustained by subsequent events...
  39. ncbi Consistency of blood pressure differences between the left and right arms
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical College, New York, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:388-93. 2007
    ..It is unclear to what extent interarm blood pressure (BP) differences are reproducible vs the result of random error. The present study was designed to resolve this issue...
  40. ncbi Effect of social support on nocturnal blood pressure dipping
    Carlos J Rodriguez
    Division of Cardiology, Columbia University, 622 W 168th Street, PH 3 342, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:7-12. 2008
    ..Non-Hispanic blacks have higher rates of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality from hypertension and are more likely to have ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) that remains high at night (nondipping)...
  41. ncbi What is the white-coat effect and how should it be measured?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Integrative and Behavioral Cardiovascular Health Program, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Blood Press Monit 7:293-300. 2002
    ..It is diminished but not obliterated by drug treatment. It is not closely related to overall blood pressure variability, and does not predict cardiovascular risk. The white coat effect appears to be idiosyncratic to the clinic setting...
  42. ncbi Albumin-to-creatinine ratio predicts change in ambulatory blood pressure in normotensive persons: a 7.5-year prospective study
    Linda M Gerber
    Department of Public Health, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:220-6. 2006
    ..It is not known, in a normotensive and nondiabetic sample, whether elevated urinary albumin levels predict future increases in BP...
  43. doi Home blood pressure monitoring: a new standard method for monitoring hypertension control in treated patients
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:762-3. 2008
    ..This strategy should, therefore, be routinely used in the management of patients with hypertension...
  44. ncbi Masked hypertension in diabetes mellitus: a potential risk
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:601-7. 2007
    ..Diabetic patients with MHT showed evidence of brain and kidney damage. Hence, out-of-office monitoring of BP may be indicated in diabetics whose BP is normal in the clinic...
  45. ncbi What is the true blood pressure? Smirk revisited
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:421-4. 2005
  46. ncbi Reflections in hypertension: work and blood pressure
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral, Cardiovascular Health, and Hypertension Program, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10023, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:403-5. 2004
  47. ncbi Jnc 7.5
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:901-4. 2007
  48. ncbi Call to action on use and reimbursement for home blood pressure monitoring: Executive Summary. A joint scientific statement from the American Heart Association, American Society of Hypertension, and Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association
    Thomas G Pickering
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, PH 9 946, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:467-76. 2008
    ....
  49. ncbi Ambulatory blood pressure and diseases of the eye: can low nocturnal blood pressure be harmful?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:411-4. 2008
  50. ncbi Isolated systolic hypertension in the young
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral, Cardiovascular Health, and Hypertension Program, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10023, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:47-8. 2004
  51. ncbi Should we be evaluating blood pressure dipping status in clinical practice?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, PH 9 946, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:178-82. 2005
  52. ncbi Why don't we use nitrates to treat older hypertensive patients?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:685-7, 690. 2005
  53. ncbi Why is blood pressure so hard to control in patients with type 2 diabetes?
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Cardiometab Syndr 2:114-8. 2007
    ....
  54. ncbi Limitations of current validation protocols for home blood pressure monitors for individual patients
    William Gerin
    The Zena and Michael A Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Blood Press Monit 7:313-8. 2002
    ..We assessed the adequacy of existing British Hypertension Society (BHS) and Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) validation standards for automatic blood pressure monitoring devices...
  55. ncbi What will replace the mercury sphygmomanometer?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Integrative and Behavioral Cardiovascular Health Program, Zena and Michael A Wiener, Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, USA
    Blood Press Monit 8:23-5. 2003
    ....
  56. ncbi World Trade Center disaster effect on blood pressure
    Shira I Lipsky
    The Zena and Michael A Wiener Cardiovascualr Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    Blood Press Monit 7:249. 2002
  57. ncbi Paroxysmal hypertension: the role of stress and psychological factors
    Thomas G Pickering
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia University Medical College, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:575-81. 2008
    ..The use of drugs effective for treatment of panic disorder can also be helpful in managing these patients...
  58. ncbi Morning hypertension
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:224-8. 2007
  59. ncbi The Food and Drug Administration and over-the-counter statins: an opportunity lost?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:245-8. 2008
  60. ncbi The natural history of hypertension: prehypertension or masked hypertension?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:807-10. 2007
  61. ncbi Effects of stress and behavioral interventions in hypertension. Pain and blood pressure
    Thomas G Pickering
    The Behavioral, Cardiovascular Health, and Hypertension Program, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 5:359-61. 2003
  62. ncbi Stress, inflammation, and hypertension
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:567-71. 2007
  63. ncbi Muscular hypertension: is creatine kinase responsible for hypertension in blacks?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:73-6. 2008
  64. ncbi Validity and reliability of a work history questionnaire derived from the Job Content Questionnaire
    Paul A Landsbergis
    Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1043, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY, 10029 6574, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:1037-47. 2002
    ..Thus, it may be a valuable tool for measuring the health effects of historical job characteristics, which often change over time...
  65. ncbi Depressive symptoms are independently predictive of carotid atherosclerosis
    Donald C Haas
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 95:547-50. 2005
    ..Adjusting for baseline cardiovascular risk factors, participants with elevated depression scores at baseline were >2 times as likely as those with no depressive symptoms to have carotid plaque...
  66. ncbi Reflections in hypertension. How should blood pressure be measured during pregnancy?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, PH 9 946, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:46-9. 2005
  67. ncbi Effects of stress and behavioral interventions in hypertension: what is masked hypertension?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Integrative and Behavioral Cardiovascular Health Program, Zena and Michael Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, U SA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 5:171-4, 176. 2003
  68. ncbi The influence of work- and home-related stress on the levels and diurnal variation of ambulatory blood pressure and neurohumoral factors in employed women
    Kazuomi Kario
    Integrative and Behavioral Cardiology Program, Zena and Michael A Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Hypertens Res 25:499-506. 2002
    ..In addition, they also show that among employed women who perceive greater stress at home than at work, higher home stress levels may also elevate sleep BP levels...
  69. ncbi Arterial stiffness as a cause of resistant hypertension?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:390-5. 2007
  70. ncbi Men are from Mars, women are from Venus: stress, pets, and oxytocin
    Thomas G Pickering
    Integrative and Behavioral Cardiovascular Health Program, Zena and Michael Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 5:86-8. 2003
  71. ncbi Effects of stress and behavioral interventions in hypertension: the rise and fall of omapatrilat
    Thomas G Pickering
    Integrative and Behavioral Cardiovascular Health Program, Zena and Michael Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 4:371-3. 2002
  72. ncbi Hypertension in Hispanics
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10023, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:279-82. 2004
  73. ncbi Why is self-monitoring reimbursed for blood glucose but not blood pressure?
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral, Cardiovascular Health, and Hypertension Program, PH 9 946, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 622 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 6:526-9. 2004
  74. ncbi Therapeutic inertia and the Medicare crisis
    Thomas G Pickering
    Behavioral Cardiovascular Health and Hypertension Program, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 8:667-70. 2006
  75. ncbi Sildenafil citrate for erectile dysfunction in men receiving multiple antihypertensive agents: a randomized controlled trial
    Thomas G Pickering
    Columbia University Medical College, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Hypertens 17:1135-42. 2004
    ..We evaluated the safety and efficacy of sildenafil citrate for treating ED in men taking multiple antihypertensive medications in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial...
  76. ncbi Relationship between morning hypertension identified by home blood pressure monitoring and brain natriuretic peptide and estimated glomerular filtration rate: the Japan Morning Surge 1 (JMS-1) Study
    Joji Ishikawa
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Tochigi, Japan
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:34-42. 2008
    ....
  77. ncbi Recommendations for blood pressure measurement in humans and experimental animals: Part 1: blood pressure measurement in humans: a statement for professionals from the Subcommittee of Professional and Public Education of the American Heart Association Cou
    Thomas G Pickering
    Hypertension 45:142-61. 2005
    ..There is increasing evidence that a failure of blood pressure to fall during the night may be associated with increased risk. In obese patients and children, the use of an appropriate cuff size is of paramount importance...
  78. ncbi Extending the reach of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring: masked and resistant hypertension
    Thomas G Pickering
    Am J Hypertens 18:1385-7. 2005
  79. ncbi Morning hypertension: the strongest independent risk factor for stroke in elderly hypertensive patients
    Kazuomi Kario
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotsuke, Japan
    Hypertens Res 29:581-7. 2006
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  80. ncbi Masked hypertension
    Thomas G Pickering
    Hypertension 40:795-6. 2002
  81. ncbi Recommendations for blood pressure measurement in humans and experimental animals: part 1: blood pressure measurement in humans: a statement for professionals from the Subcommittee of Professional and Public Education of the American Heart Association Cou
    Thomas G Pickering
    Circulation 111:697-716. 2005
    ..There is increasing evidence that a failure of blood pressure to fall during the night may be associated with increased risk. In obese patients and children, the use of an appropriate cuff size is of paramount importance...
  82. ncbi Incomplete benefit of antihypertensive therapy on stroke reduction in older hypertensives with abnormal nocturnal blood pressure dipping (extreme-dippers and reverse-dippers)
    Yoko Hoshide
    Department of Cardiology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
    Am J Hypertens 15:844-50. 2002
    ..Patients with WCHT also showed no benefit...
  83. ncbi New ways of measuring blood pressure
    Thomas G Pickering
    Am J Hypertens 19:988-90. 2006
  84. ncbi The Japan Morning Surge-1 (JMS-1) study: protocol description
    Joji Ishikawa
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    Hypertens Res 29:153-9. 2006
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  85. ncbi Office and ambulatory blood pressure are independently associated with albuminuria in older subjects with type 2 diabetes
    Andrew Moran
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Hypertension 47:955-61. 2006
    ..We found, in a multiethnic group of older subjects with type 2 diabetes, that office systolic blood pressure and awake systolic ambulatory blood pressure exhibited independent associations with degree of albuminuria...
  86. ncbi Abnormal nocturnal blood pressure falls in elderly hypertension: clinical significance and determinants
    Kazuomi Kario
    Department of Cardiology, Jichi Medical School, Kawachi, Tochigi, Japan
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 41:S61-6. 2003
    ..Anti-hypertensive medication that normalizes the diurnal blood pressure variation might improve the cardiovascular prognosis in high-risk hypertensive patients...
  87. ncbi Age-specific impact of self-monitored pulse pressure on hypertensive target organ damage in treated hypertensive patients
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Tochigi, Japan
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:522-9. 2007
    ..In the very old (older than 75 years), however, there were no consistent associations between pulse pressure measures and BNP. More studies are needed in the evaluation of cardiac risk with hemodynamic measures in the very old...
  88. doi Changes in home versus clinic blood pressure with antihypertensive treatments: a meta-analysis
    Joji Ishikawa
    Department of Medicine, Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Columbia University Medical Center, New York 10032, USA
    Hypertension 52:856-64. 2008
    ..In conclusion, HBP falls approximately 20% less than CBP with antihypertensive treatments. Daytime systolic BP falls 15% less and nighttime systolic BP falls 30% less than home systolic BP...
  89. ncbi Clinical implication of morning blood pressure surge in hypertension
    Kazuomi Kario
    Department of Cardiology, Jichi Medical School, Kawachi, Tochigi, Japan
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 42:S87-91. 2003
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  90. ncbi Factors associated with baroreflex sensitivity: association with morning blood pressure
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, NY, USA
    Hypertens Res 30:723-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, impaired BRS evaluated by the Valsalva method was associated with high morning BP level, independent of other confounders. Morning hypertension might be partly mediated by impaired BRS...
  91. ncbi Racism and ambulatory blood pressure in a community sample
    Elizabeth Brondolo
    Department of Psychology, St John s University, 8000 Utopia Parkway, Jamaica, NY 11439, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:49-56. 2008
    ..The goal of the present article was to investigate the relationship of perceived racism to ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) in a sample of American-born Blacks and Latinos...
  92. doi Determinants of self-measured pulse rate profile in medicated hypertensives: the Jichi Morning Surge-1 (JMS-1) study
    Tomoyuki Kabutoya
    Chichibu Municipal Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    Clin Exp Hypertens 30:255-65. 2008
    ..However, the predictor of high PR at home in treated hypertensives is unknown. In this study, we studied the predictor of high PR and evaluated pulse rate variability (PRV)...
  93. ncbi Morning blood pressure surge and hypertensive cerebrovascular disease: role of the alpha adrenergic sympathetic nervous system
    Kazuomi Kario
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
    Am J Hypertens 17:668-75. 2004
    ..The morning surge of blood pressure (BP) is associated with alpha-adrenergic activity. We studied the association between the alpha-adrenergic morning surge in BP and silent cerebrovascular disease in elderly patients with hypertension...
  94. doi An alpha-adrenergic blocker titrated by self-measured blood pressure recordings lowered blood pressure and microalbuminuria in patients with morning hypertension: the Japan Morning Surge-1 Study
    Kazuomi Kario
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Tochigi, Japan
    J Hypertens 26:1257-65. 2008
    ..The impact on microalbuminuria of strict treatment aimed at lowering of self-measured morning blood pressure using an adrenergic blockade is unclear...
  95. ncbi Differential effects of ramipril on ambulatory blood pressure in African Americans and Caucasians
    Andrew Moran
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, and San Francisco General Hospital, California, USA
    Am J Hypertens 20:884-91. 2007
    ..Past studies did not compare daytime and nighttime ambulatory blood-pressure responses to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in African Americans and Caucasians...
  96. ncbi Effect of doxazosin on the left ventricular structure and function in morning hypertensive patients: the Japan Morning Surge 1 study
    Yoshio Matsui
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Tochigi, Japan
    J Hypertens 26:1463-71. 2008
    ..Doxazosin is reported to increase the incidence of congestive heart failure. The benefits of doxazosin, for controlling morning blood pressure as well as its effect on the left ventricular structure and function, are herein examined...
  97. ncbi Morning surge in blood pressure as a predictor of silent and clinical cerebrovascular disease in elderly hypertensives: a prospective study
    Kazuomi Kario
    Department of Cardiology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi, Japan
    Circulation 107:1401-6. 2003
    ..Cardiovascular events occur most frequently in the morning hours. We prospectively studied the association between the morning blood pressure (BP) surge and stroke in elderly hypertensives...
  98. ncbi Short- and long-term incidence of stroke in white-coat hypertension
    Paolo Verdecchia
    Dipartimento Malattie Cardiovascolari, Ospedale R Silvestrini, Perugia, Italy
    Hypertension 45:203-8. 2005
    ..In conclusion, WCH was not associated with a definitely increased risk of stroke during the total follow-up period. However, WCH might not be a benign condition for stroke in the long term...
  99. doi Cardiovascular prognosis of sustained and white-coat hypertension in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, Jichi Medical University, Tochigi, Japan
    Blood Press Monit 13:15-20. 2008
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