Maria Carolina Delgado
Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Red blood cell potassium and blood pressure in adolescents: a mixture analysisM C Delgado
Division of Hypertension, 3918 Taubman Center, Box 0356, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 12:112-6. 2002..If more than one distribution could be identified, we studied whether they differed in BP, parental hypertension and other variables...
- Red blood cell K+ could be a marker of K+ changes in other cells involved in blood pressure regulationM C Delgado
Division of Hypertension, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 481091, USA
J Hum Hypertens 17:313-8. 2003..Further studies are necessary to explain the exact mechanisms of reduced RBC(Ki) levels in hypertensive patients and their offspring...
- Potassium in hypertensionMaria Carolina Delgado
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Michigan, 3918 Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Curr Hypertens Rep 6:31-5. 2004..The role of potassium on nitric oxide synthesis and superoxide formation is analyzed. Finally, the study of cell potassium as a marker for hypertension is discussed...
- Erythrocyte sodium-lithium countertransport and blood pressure: a genome-wide linkage studyAlan B Weder
Division of Hypertension, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Hypertension 41:842-6. 2003..Further studies confirming the presence of a quantitative trait locus in this region and evaluating these candidate genes may help explain the association of elevated sodium-lithium countertransport and hypertension...