Vasilios Kotsis

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Affiliation: University of Mississippi Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of obesity on 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure and hypertension
    Vasilios Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Hypertension 45:602-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and hypothyroidism: results from an ambulatory blood pressure monitoring study
    Vasilios Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    J Hypertens 25:993-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery intima-media thickness could predict the presence of coronary artery lesions
    Vasilios T Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Am J Hypertens 18:601-6. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Left ventricular mass in normotensive, prehypertensive and hypertensive children and adolescents
    Stella Stabouli
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:1545-51. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and target organ damage: effects of age and sex
    Vasilios Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Blood Press Monit 11:9-15. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint White-coat and masked hypertension in children: association with target-organ damage
    Stella Stabouli
    Second Department of Pediatrics, P and A Kyriakou Children s Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University of Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1151-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness and Chlamydia pneumoniae infection in coronary artery disease. Is there a link?
    Vassiliki Pitiriga
    Department of Microbiology, Alexandra Hospital, Lourou and Vas Sofias 80, 11528, Athens, Greece
    Scand Cardiovasc J 40:285-90. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia pneumoniae and Epstein-Barr antibodies are not associated with carotid thickness: the effect of hypertension
    Vassiliki C Pitiriga
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Alexandra Hospital, Vas Sofias and Lourou str 11528, Athens, Greece
    Am J Hypertens 16:777-80. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of obesity in intima media thickness of carotid arteries
    Vasilios T Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1708-15. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of Chlamydia pneumoniae antibodies in white-coat hypertensives
    Vassiliki C Pitiriga
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, National and Kapodistrial University, Vas Sofias and Lourou Str, Athens 11528, Greece
    Atherosclerosis 167:231-5. 2003

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of obesity on 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure and hypertension
    Vasilios Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Hypertension 45:602-7. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that obese patients had increased ambulatory blood pressure parameters and altered circadian blood pressure rhythm with increased prevalence of nondipping status...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and hypothyroidism: results from an ambulatory blood pressure monitoring study
    Vasilios Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    J Hypertens 25:993-9. 2007
    ..To examine differences between hypothyroid patients and healthy volunteers in 24-h ambulatory blood pressure parameters...
  3. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery intima-media thickness could predict the presence of coronary artery lesions
    Vasilios T Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Am J Hypertens 18:601-6. 2005
    ..Carotid IMT predicted the presence of significant coronary artery lesions with cutoff values 0.85 and 0.80 for MICA and MCCA, respectively. The IMT could be a clinical useful test for the presence of significant coronary artery lesions...
  4. doi request reprint Left ventricular mass in normotensive, prehypertensive and hypertensive children and adolescents
    Stella Stabouli
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:1545-51. 2009
    ..If confirmed in a larger group prehypertensive children may be at risk for target organ damage similar to the condition of established hypertension...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and target organ damage: effects of age and sex
    Vasilios Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Blood Press Monit 11:9-15. 2006
    ..The objective of the present study was to investigate the effect of age and sex in the ambulatory blood pressure measurements, and target organ damage...
  6. ncbi request reprint White-coat and masked hypertension in children: association with target-organ damage
    Stella Stabouli
    Second Department of Pediatrics, P and A Kyriakou Children s Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University of Athens, Greece
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1151-5. 2005
    ..WCH and masked hypertension are common conditions in children. Confirmed and masked hypertension in pediatric patients are accompanied by increased left ventricular mass index...
  7. ncbi request reprint Arterial stiffness and Chlamydia pneumoniae infection in coronary artery disease. Is there a link?
    Vassiliki Pitiriga
    Department of Microbiology, Alexandra Hospital, Lourou and Vas Sofias 80, 11528, Athens, Greece
    Scand Cardiovasc J 40:285-90. 2006
    ..We investigated the possible association between antichlamydial antibodies and pulse wave analysis (PWA) parameters in a cohort of patients with coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia pneumoniae and Epstein-Barr antibodies are not associated with carotid thickness: the effect of hypertension
    Vassiliki C Pitiriga
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Alexandra Hospital, Vas Sofias and Lourou str 11528, Athens, Greece
    Am J Hypertens 16:777-80. 2003
    ..pneumoniae) seropositivity and carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) in three selected groups: 1) hypertensives; 2) white coat hypertensives; and 3) normotensives. Epstein-Barr antibodies were also measured...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of obesity in intima media thickness of carotid arteries
    Vasilios T Kotsis
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapodestrial University, Athens, Greece
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1708-15. 2006
    ..To explore differences in intima media thickness (IMT) of the carotid arteries induced by differences in BMI...
  10. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of Chlamydia pneumoniae antibodies in white-coat hypertensives
    Vassiliki C Pitiriga
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, National and Kapodistrial University, Vas Sofias and Lourou Str, Athens 11528, Greece
    Atherosclerosis 167:231-5. 2003
    ..pneumoniae antibody titers and carotid IMT were increased in subjects with white-coat hypertension. The preceding associations strengthen prior evidence in favor of the opinion that white-coat hypertension is not an innocent phenomenon...
  11. ncbi request reprint White-coat effect in normotension and hypertension
    Nikos A Zakopoulos
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra Hospital, National and Kapoestrial University of Athens, Greece
    Blood Press Monit 7:271-6. 2002
    ..In this study, we investigated (i) the magnitude of the white-coat effect in subjects with different daytime ambulatory blood pressure levels, and (ii) the association of the white-coat effect with left ventricular mass...