Manuel Velasco

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Approach to a successful selection of antihypertensive drugs for the patient with atherosclerosis
    Manuel Velasco
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, José María Vargas School of Medicine, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 20:442-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Effects of metoclopramide and metoclopramide/dopamine on blood pressure and insulin release in normotensive, hypertensive, and type 2 diabetic subjects
    Freddy Contreras
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 17:320-4. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Haemodynamical variables versus endothelial hormones in hypertensive and type 2 diabetic patients with endothelial dysfunction
    Christian Fouillioux
    Clinical Imaging Department, University Hospital of Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 17:306-19. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Effect of drugs interacting with the dopaminergic receptors on glucose levels and insulin release in healthy and type 2 diabetic subjects
    Freddy Contreras
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 15:397-402. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Determination of non-HDL cholesterol in diabetic and hypertensive patients
    Freddy Contreras
    Medicine School, Physiopathology Department, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 17:337-40. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic and hemodynamic markers of endothelial dysfunction in patients with hypertension and patients with type 2 diabetes during the cold pressor test
    Christian Fouillioux
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 15:389-96. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint DA1 receptors modulation in rat isolated trachea
    Gloria A Cabezas
    Department of Physiology, Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 17:301-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Hypertension in seven Latin American cities: the Cardiovascular Risk Factor Multiple Evaluation in Latin America (CARMELA) study
    Rafael Hernandez-Hernandez
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Hypertension and Risk Factors Clinic, School of Medicine, Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
    J Hypertens 28:24-34. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Non-Q-wave myocardial infarction: comprehensive analysis of electrocardiogram, pathophysiology, and therapeutics
    Manuel Velasco
    Clinical Pharmacology, José María Vargas School of Medicine, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 20:432-41. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Endothelium and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy
    Freddy Contreras
    Unit of Clinical Pharmacology, José María Vargas School of Medicine, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 10:415-22. 2003

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Approach to a successful selection of antihypertensive drugs for the patient with atherosclerosis
    Manuel Velasco
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, José María Vargas School of Medicine, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 20:442-7. 2013
    ..This review of the literature aims to summarize the most significant controlled trials involving antihypertensive therapy and atherosclerosis regression based on the carotid intima-media thickness measurement. ..
  2. doi request reprint Effects of metoclopramide and metoclopramide/dopamine on blood pressure and insulin release in normotensive, hypertensive, and type 2 diabetic subjects
    Freddy Contreras
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 17:320-4. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Haemodynamical variables versus endothelial hormones in hypertensive and type 2 diabetic patients with endothelial dysfunction
    Christian Fouillioux
    Clinical Imaging Department, University Hospital of Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 17:306-19. 2010
    ..8). CRP, leptin, and NO did not shown any direct and significant association with the hemodynamic variables in this study, although a relationship was noted between NO according to group and biochemical variables when studied altogether...
  4. doi request reprint Effect of drugs interacting with the dopaminergic receptors on glucose levels and insulin release in healthy and type 2 diabetic subjects
    Freddy Contreras
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 15:397-402. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Determination of non-HDL cholesterol in diabetic and hypertensive patients
    Freddy Contreras
    Medicine School, Physiopathology Department, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 17:337-40. 2010
    ..Non-HDL cholesterol has shown to be a quick and simple way to estimate the risk of developing cardiovascular disease...
  6. doi request reprint Metabolic and hemodynamic markers of endothelial dysfunction in patients with hypertension and patients with type 2 diabetes during the cold pressor test
    Christian Fouillioux
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 15:389-96. 2008
    ..8). CRP, leptin, and NO did not show any direct or significant association with the hemodynamic variables in this study, although a relationship was observed in NO according to group and among biochemical variables when studied together...
  7. ncbi request reprint DA1 receptors modulation in rat isolated trachea
    Gloria A Cabezas
    Department of Physiology, Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 17:301-5. 2010
    ..Finally, DA1 antagonist SCH23390 exerts intrinsic contractile activity on airway smooth muscle that deserves further research...
  8. doi request reprint Hypertension in seven Latin American cities: the Cardiovascular Risk Factor Multiple Evaluation in Latin America (CARMELA) study
    Rafael Hernandez-Hernandez
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Hypertension and Risk Factors Clinic, School of Medicine, Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
    J Hypertens 28:24-34. 2010
    ..Little information is available regarding hypertension, treatment, and control in urban population of Latin America...
  9. doi request reprint Non-Q-wave myocardial infarction: comprehensive analysis of electrocardiogram, pathophysiology, and therapeutics
    Manuel Velasco
    Clinical Pharmacology, José María Vargas School of Medicine, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 20:432-41. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Endothelium and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy
    Freddy Contreras
    Unit of Clinical Pharmacology, José María Vargas School of Medicine, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 10:415-22. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The actions of dopamine on the airways
    Gloria A Cabezas
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, José M Vargas Medical School, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 10:477-86. 2003
    ..We have examined the possible modulating effect of dopamine on bronchial diameter by administering inhaled dopamine and the DA2 dopaminergic blocker metoclopramide to subjects with various degrees of bronchial tone...
  12. ncbi request reprint Calcium antagonists and atherosclerosis protection in hypertension
    Rafael Hernández Hernández
    Clinical Pharmacology Unit, School of Medicine, Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
    Am J Ther 10:409-14. 2003
    ..Thus, selective calcium antagonists are potential antiatherosclerotic agents...