Ji Guang Wang

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of stroke and myocardial infarction by amlodipine and Angiotensin receptor blockers: a quantitative overview
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Hypertension 50:181-8. 2007
  2. pmc Efficacy and safety of a fixed combination of irbesartan/hydrochlorothiazide in Chinese patients with moderate to severe hypertension
    Qi Fang Huang
    The Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, Shanghai 200025, China
    Drugs R D 13:109-17. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Valsartan/amlodipine compared to nifedipine GITS in patients with hypertension inadequately controlled by monotherapy
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Key Lab of Hypertension, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Adv Ther 30:771-83. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Four-limb blood pressure as predictors of mortality in elderly Chinese
    Chang Sheng Sheng
    The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, Shanghai 200025, China
    Hypertension 61:1155-60. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of two bioelectrical impedance analysis devices with dual energy X-ray absorptiometry and magnetic resonance imaging in the estimation of body composition
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Strength Cond Res 27:236-43. 2013
  6. pmc Long-term efficacy of olmesartan medoxomil in Chinese hypertensive patients as assessed by clinic, ambulatory and home blood pressure measurements
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, 200025, Shanghai, China
    Clin Drug Investig 32:729-34. 2012
  7. pmc Accuracy of a Novel Non-Invasive technology based EZSCAN system for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus in Chinese
    Chang Sheng Sheng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 3:36. 2011
  8. pmc Current management of intracerebral haemorrhage in China: a national, multi-centre, hospital register study
    Jade W Wei
    The George Institute for Global Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Neurol 11:16. 2011
  9. pmc Microalbuminuria in relation to the metabolic syndrome and its components in a Chinese population
    Chang Sheng Sheng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 3:6. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Use of dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers in the management of hypertension in Eastern Asians: a scientific statement from the Asian Pacific Heart Association
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Hypertens Res 34:423-30. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of stroke and myocardial infarction by amlodipine and Angiotensin receptor blockers: a quantitative overview
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Hypertension 50:181-8. 2007
    ..01) for stroke in trials involving an amlodipine group. In conclusion, blood pressure differences largely accounted for cardiovascular outcome...
  2. pmc Efficacy and safety of a fixed combination of irbesartan/hydrochlorothiazide in Chinese patients with moderate to severe hypertension
    Qi Fang Huang
    The Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, Shanghai 200025, China
    Drugs R D 13:109-17. 2013
    ..In a multi-center, single-arm, prospective study, we investigated the efficacy and safety of the fixed irbesartan/hydrochlorothiazide combination in Chinese patients with moderate to severe hypertension...
  3. doi request reprint Valsartan/amlodipine compared to nifedipine GITS in patients with hypertension inadequately controlled by monotherapy
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Key Lab of Hypertension, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Adv Ther 30:771-83. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Four-limb blood pressure as predictors of mortality in elderly Chinese
    Chang Sheng Sheng
    The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, Shanghai 200025, China
    Hypertension 61:1155-60. 2013
    ..Simultaneous 4-limb BP measurement has become feasible with current technology and might be useful in cardiovascular prevention...
  5. doi request reprint Comparison of two bioelectrical impedance analysis devices with dual energy X-ray absorptiometry and magnetic resonance imaging in the estimation of body composition
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Strength Cond Res 27:236-43. 2013
    ..7 and -6.2% for BF, -1.4 and -2.5% for FFM, and +20.4 and -18.0% for VF. The BIA devices are accurate in the estimation of body composition, especially skeletal muscle mass or FFM...
  6. pmc Long-term efficacy of olmesartan medoxomil in Chinese hypertensive patients as assessed by clinic, ambulatory and home blood pressure measurements
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, 200025, Shanghai, China
    Clin Drug Investig 32:729-34. 2012
    ..We therefore conducted the present multicentre, single-arm, prospective, observational study to investigate the 24-week efficacy and safety of olmesartan medoxomil in patients with mild to moderate hypertension...
  7. pmc Accuracy of a Novel Non-Invasive technology based EZSCAN system for the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus in Chinese
    Chang Sheng Sheng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 3:36. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  8. pmc Current management of intracerebral haemorrhage in China: a national, multi-centre, hospital register study
    Jade W Wei
    The George Institute for Global Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Neurol 11:16. 2011
    ..We aimed to examine current practice of the management and secondary prevention of intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) in China where the disease is more common than in Western populations...
  9. pmc Microalbuminuria in relation to the metabolic syndrome and its components in a Chinese population
    Chang Sheng Sheng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 3:6. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  10. doi request reprint Use of dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers in the management of hypertension in Eastern Asians: a scientific statement from the Asian Pacific Heart Association
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Hypertens Res 34:423-30. 2011
    ..In conclusion, CCBs should be recommended as a preferred drug for the management of hypertension in the Eastern Asian region to improve blood pressure control and to confront the aggravating epidemic of stroke and coronary heart disease...
  11. pmc A combined role of calcium channel blockers and angiotensin receptor blockers in stroke prevention
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 5:593-605. 2009
    ..Therefore, when combination therapy is required, a combination of these two antihypertensive classes represents a logical approach...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory arterial stiffness index derived from 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Yan Li
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai, China
    Hypertension 47:359-64. 2006
    ..Pending additional validation in outcome studies, normal values of AASI are probably <0.50 and 0.70 in young and older subjects, respectively...
  13. ncbi request reprint Beat-to-beat, reading-to-reading, and day-to-day blood pressure variability in relation to organ damage in untreated Chinese
    Fang Fei Wei
    Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Ruijin 2nd Rd 197, Shanghai 200025, China
    Hypertension 63:790-6. 2014
    ....
  14. doi request reprint A functional common polymorphism of the ABCB1 gene is associated with chronic kidney disease and hypertension in Chinese
    Ming Liu
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Key Lab of Hypertension, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Am J Hypertens 26:1428-36. 2013
    ..In this study, we investigated the association of the C3435T polymorphism with renal function and blood pressure (BP) in 2 Chinese populations...
  15. ncbi request reprint Family-based associations between the angiotensin- converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism and multiple cardiovascular risk factors in Chinese
    Ji Guang Wang
    Ruijin Hospital, State Key Laboratory of Medical Genomics, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai, 200025, China
    J Hypertens 22:487-91. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint [Single nucleotide polymorphisms of three candidate genes in essential hypertension]
    Bang Chuan Hu
    Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Affiliated Ruijin Hospital of Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai 200025, China
    Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 45:281-4. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint [Association of peripheral and central blood pressure with the alpha-adducin Gly460Trp polymorphism in a Chinese population]
    Hui feng Guo
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai 200025, China
    Zhonghua Xin Xue Guan Bing Za Zhi 33:608-12. 2005
    ..To investigate the association of peripheral and central blood pressure with the alpha-adducin Gly460Trp polymorphism in Chinese...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is blood pressure load associated, independently of blood pressure level, with target organ damage?
    Ming Liu
    Centre for Vascular Evaluations and Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Hypertension, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Hypertens 31:1812-8. 2013
    ..However, the usefulness of BP load is still uncertain. In the present study, we examined whether BP load would be associated, independently of BP level, with target organ damage...
  19. ncbi request reprint Renal function in relation to three candidate genes in a Chinese population
    Ji Guang Wang
    Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Second Medical University, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, 200025 Shanghai, China
    J Mol Med (Berl) 82:715-22. 2004
    ..7 micromol/l). In conclusion, the present study extends our previous findings on the combined effects of the three candidate genes and supports the concept that these genetic polymorphisms jointly influence renal function...
  20. doi request reprint Blood flow pattern in the middle cerebral artery in relation to indices of arterial stiffness in the systemic circulation
    Ting Yan Xu
    Center for Vascular Evaluations and Center for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Vascular Biology, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Am J Hypertens 25:319-24. 2012
    ..We explored the association of blood flow in the middle cerebral artery (MCA) with the pulsatile components of blood pressure in the systemic circulation and indices of arterial stiffness...
  21. doi request reprint Albuminuria in relation to the single and combined effects of systolic and diastolic blood pressure in Chinese
    Chang Sheng Sheng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press 22:158-64. 2013
    ..In conclusion, as far as albuminuria is concerned, there is indeed a J-shaped phenomenon. However, it has a nadir level far below the currently recommended target BP of 140/90 or 130/80 mmHg...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension in elderly Chinese
    Chang Sheng Sheng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Hypertens Res 36:824-8. 2013
    ..In spite of reasonably high awareness and treatment rates, the control rate remains low, most likely due to an unhealthy lifestyle and the underuse and/or underdose of antihypertensive drugs...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence and predictors of microalbuminuria in persons with various glucose tolerance levels]
    Li Huo
    Department of Endocrinology, Shanghai Clinical Center for Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Shanghai Institute of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200025, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 87:2537-40. 2007
    ..To investigate the prevalence of microalbuminuria in persons with various glucose tolerance levels and the risk factors for the development of microalbuminuria...
  24. ncbi request reprint Is isolated nocturnal hypertension a novel clinical entity? Findings from a Chinese population study
    Yan Li
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University Medical School, Shanghai, China
    Hypertension 50:333-9. 2007
    ..In conclusion, isolated nocturnal HT can only be diagnosed by ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, is prevalent among Chinese, and is associated with increased arterial stiffness...
  25. ncbi request reprint [No association between 3 polymorphisms of transforming growth factor beta3 gene and essential hypertension in Chinese]
    Bang Chuan Hu
    Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai 200025, China
    Zhonghua Xin Xue Guan Bing Za Zhi 33:127-31. 2005
    ..To investigate possible association between the single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of transforming growth factor beta3 (TGF-beta3) gene and essential hypertension (EH) in Chinese...
  26. doi request reprint Validation of the A&D UA-1020 upper-arm blood pressure monitor with six different-shaped or different-sized cuffs according to the British Hypertension Society protocol
    Wei Fang Zeng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 18:272-7. 2013
    ..The present study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of the automated oscillometric upper-arm blood pressure monitor A&D UA-1020 with six different-shaped or different-sized cuffs according to the British Hypertension Society protocol...
  27. doi request reprint Ankle-brachial index in relation to the natriuretic peptide system polymorphisms and urinary sodium excretion in Chinese
    Bang Chuan Hu
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, China
    Atherosclerosis 230:86-91. 2013
    ..We therefore systematically investigated single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the natriuretic peptide system in relation to ankle-brachial index (ABI) in a Chinese population...
  28. doi request reprint Arterial stiffness and wave reflections in relation to plasma advanced glycation end products in a Chinese population
    Qi Fang Huang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Am J Hypertens 26:754-61. 2013
    ..Accumulation of advanced glycation end products (AGEs) in the human body might engender arterial stiffening. We investigated the relationship of plasma AGE concentration with arterial stiffness and wave reflections in a Chinese population...
  29. ncbi request reprint [The relationship between quantitative ultrasound and osteoporosis self-assessment tool for Asians (OSTA) score and non-vertebral fracture in postmenopausal Chinese women]
    Bei Tao
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai Institute of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Shanghai Clinical Center for Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Shanghai 200025, China
    Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 45:988-91. 2006
    ..To assess a simple and non-invasive scoring system, osteoporosis self-assessment tool for Asians (OSTA) and quantitative ultrasound (QUS) measurement to identify Chinese postmenopausal women with non-vertebral fracture...
  30. doi request reprint Validation of the Kingyield BP210 wrist blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the European Society of Hypertension-International Protocol
    Wei Fang Zeng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 17:42-4. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of the automated oscillometric wrist blood pressure monitor BP210 for home blood pressure monitoring according to the International Protocol of the European Society of Hypertension...
  31. ncbi request reprint Determinants of arterial properties in Chinese type-2 diabetic patients compared with population-based controls
    Yan Ping Liu
    Department of Ultrasonography, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Acta Cardiol 66:619-26. 2011
    ..To our knowledge, few studies compared the association of brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity (baPWV) with cardiovascular risk factors among Chinese with type-2 diabetes mellitus and non-diabetic controls. This study addresses this issue...
  32. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory arterial stiffness index: determinants and outcome
    Yan Li
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 11:107-10. 2006
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Association between genetic variation in transforming growth factors beta1 and beta3 and renal dysfunction in non-diabetic Chinese
    Bang Chuan Hu
    Department of Hypertension and Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Medical School, Shanghai, China
    Clin Exp Hypertens 30:121-31. 2008
    ..007) and urinary albumin excretion (p = 0.022), respectively. Our study demonstrated the associations of genetic variants in the TGF-beta genes with renal dysfunction and albuminuria in non-diabetic Han Chinese men but not women...
  34. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric and lifestyle factors associated with white-coat, masked and sustained hypertension in a Chinese population
    Gu Liang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University Medical School, China
    J Hypertens 25:2398-405. 2007
    ..We investigated to what extent anthropometric and lifestyle factors contributed to the classification of Chinese individuals into groups with white-coat, masked and sustained hypertension (HT)...
  35. doi request reprint Validation of the Rossmax S150 wrist blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol revision 2010
    Wei Fang Zeng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 17:204-6. 2012
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Validation of the Kingyield BP101H blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol
    Wei Fang Zeng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 15:329-31. 2010
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Validation of the HONSUN LD-578 blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol
    Yi Zhang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 14:128-31. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of the automated oscillometric upper arm blood pressure monitor LD-578 (HONSUN Group, Shanghai, China) for home blood pressure monitoring according to the International Protocol...
  38. ncbi request reprint Increased pulse pressure linked to dementia: further results from the Hypertension in the Very Elderly Trial - HYVET
    Ruth Peters
    aImperial College London UK bDepartment of Cardiovascular Diseases, The Studies Coordinating Centre, Division of Hypertension and Cardiovascular Rehabilitation, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium cCentre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China dHôpital Broca, Centre de Gerontologie, 54 56 Rue Pascal, 75013 Paris France eLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Hypertens 31:1868-75. 2013
    ..There is some evidence to suggest a potential 'J'-shaped relationship between DBP and risk of cognitive impairment. This was investigated using data from the HYpertension in the Very Elderly Trial (HYVET)...
  39. doi request reprint Blood pressure in relation to interactions between sodium dietary intake and renal handling
    Jun Zou
    The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin 2nd Rd 197, Shanghai 200025, China
    Hypertension 62:719-25. 2013
    ..001). Similar trends were observed for nighttime systolic pressure and clinic and 24-hour diastolic pressure. In conclusion, sodium dietary intake and proximal tubular handling interact to be associated with blood pressure. ..
  40. doi request reprint Validation of the fully automated A&D TM-2656 blood pressure monitor according to the British Hypertension Society Protocol
    Wei Fang Zeng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 18:223-6. 2013
    ..The present study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of the fully automated oscillometric upper-arm blood pressure monitor TM-2656 according to the British Hypertension Society (BHS) Protocol 1993...
  41. doi request reprint Isolated nocturnal hypertension and arterial stiffness in a Chinese population
    Li Hua Li
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 13:157-9. 2008
    ..We, therefore, studied the prevalence and characteristics of isolated nocturnal hypertension and its association with arterial stiffness, an intermediate sign of target organ damage...
  42. ncbi request reprint Primary and secondary prevention of stroke by antihypertensive drug treatment
    Ji Guang Wang
    Center for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, Shanghai 200025, China
    Expert Rev Neurother 4:1023-31. 2004
    ..This finding was corroborated by the recently published Valsartan Antihypertensive Long-term Use Evaluation trial...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Association of aldosterone synthase gene -344T/C polymorphism with plasma aldosterone and angiotensin II concentration in hypertensive patients]
    Bang Chuan Hu
    Department of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Jiaotong University Medical School, Shanghai 200025, China
    Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi 86:1144-7. 2006
    ..To investigate the association of aldosterone synthase (CYP11B2) -344T/C polymorphism with plasma renin activity (PRA), and concentrations of angiotensin II (Ang II) and aldosterone (Aldo) in patients with essential hypertension (EH)...
  44. doi request reprint Cardiac structure and function in relation to central blood pressure components in Chinese
    Yi Zhang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Hypertens 29:2462-8. 2011
    ..Data are limited with regard to the association of central blood pressure (BP) components with cardiac structure and function...
  45. doi request reprint Impact of heart rate on central hemodynamics and stroke: a meta-analysis of β-blocker trials
    Feng Hua Ding
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, China
    Am J Hypertens 26:118-25. 2013
    ..In a meta-analysis, we investigated effects of β-blockers on central hemodynamic measurements and explored the impact of heart rate (HR) on central hemodynamics and the risk of stroke...
  46. doi request reprint Comparison of the SphygmoCor and Omron devices in the estimation of pressure amplification against the invasive catheter measurement
    Feng Hua Ding
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai, China
    J Hypertens 31:86-93. 2013
    ..In the present study, we investigated these two devices in the estimation of central-to-brachial pressure amplification against the invasive catheter measurement...
  47. pmc Cardiac structure and function in relation to cardiovascular risk factors in Chinese
    Yi Zhang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Ruijin 2nd Road, Shanghai 200025, China
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:86. 2012
    ..Cardiac structure and function are well-studied in Western countries. However, epidemiological data is still scarce in China...
  48. pmc Effects of dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers on oxidized low-density lipoprotein induced proliferation and oxidative stress of vascular smooth muscle cells
    Jun Zou
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, Shanghai 200025, China
    BMC Res Notes 5:168. 2012
    ..Dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers (CCBs) are more effective in reducing carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) than other classes of antihypertensive drugs due to their vascular effects. However, the mechanism remains to be elucidated...
  49. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of hypertension in the Chinese population
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Curr Hypertens Rep 14:410-5. 2012
    ..Current Chinese hypertension guidelines recommend calcium channel blockers as the most suitable class of drugs of the five classes of antihypertensive drugs...
  50. doi request reprint Peripheral and central augmentation indexes in relation to the CYP4F2 polymorphisms in Chinese
    Bang Chuan Hu
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Jiaotong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Hypertens 29:501-8. 2011
    ..We, therefore, investigated the CYP4F2 polymorphisms in relation to arterial wave reflections, as measured by augmentation indexes (AIx) in Chinese...
  51. doi request reprint Age dependency of peripheral and central systolic blood pressures: cross-sectional and longitudinal observations in a Chinese population
    Yan Li
    Center for Epidemiologic Studies and Clinical Trials and Center for Vascular Evaluations, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Vascular Biology, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Hypertens Res 35:115-22. 2012
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Validation of the ANDON KD-5915 blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol
    Qi Fang Huang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, China
    Blood Press Monit 15:232-4. 2010
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of the automated oscillometric upper arm blood pressure monitor KD-5915 (ANDON Health, Tianjin, China) for home blood pressure monitoring according to the International Protocol...
  53. doi request reprint Association of serum uric acid with aortic stiffness and pressure in a Chinese workplace setting
    Xin Chen
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Am J Hypertens 23:387-92. 2010
    ..In the present analysis, we investigated the association of serum uric acid with aortic stiffness and pressure as measured by carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity (cf-PWV) and central systolic blood pressure (SBP), respectively...
  54. doi request reprint Validation of the A&D UA-1020 upper-arm blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the British Hypertension Society Protocol
    Wei Fang Zeng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 18:177-81. 2013
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Glucose and lipid metabolism in relation to novel polymorphisms in the 5'-AMP-activated protein kinase gamma2 gene in Chinese
    Min Xu
    Shanghai Clinical Center for Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Department of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai, China
    Mol Genet Metab 86:372-8. 2005
    ..20 vs. 2.00 mmol/L, P<0.0001) and total cholesterol (5.88 vs. 4.99 mmol/L, P=0.01). In conclusion, in Chinese, the AMPKgamma2 polymorphisms might be associated with glucose and lipid metabolism...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Insulin secretion and insulin sensitivity in 1193 inpatients with essential hypertension]
    Xiao Feng Tang
    Department of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai 200025, China
    Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 43:735-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the metabolic profiles of insulin secretion and insulin sensitivity in different categories of nondiabetic patients with essential hypertension, we made a retrospecting study in our hospital...
  57. doi request reprint Characteristics of hypertension in Chinese and their relevance for the choice of antihypertensive drugs
    Ji Guang Wang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, 197 Ruijin 2nd Road, Shanghai, China
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 28:67-72. 2012
    ..Current Chinese hypertension guidelines recommend calcium channel blockers as the first of the five classes of antihypertensive drugs for stage 1 and low-risk hypertension...
  58. doi request reprint Urinary angiotensinogen excretion and ambulatory blood pressure
    Jun Zou
    Centre for Vascular Evaluations and Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Hypertens 30:2000-6. 2012
    ..In the present study, we investigated the determinants of urinary angiotensinogen excretion and its associations with ambulatory BP...
  59. doi request reprint Validation of the noninvasive assessment of central blood pressure by the SphygmoCor and Omron devices against the invasive catheter measurement
    Feng Hua Ding
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Am J Hypertens 24:1306-11. 2011
    ..To investigate the accuracy of the SphygmoCor and Omron HEM9000-AI devices in the estimation of central blood pressure (BP) in comparison with the simultaneous invasive catheter measurement...
  60. ncbi request reprint Carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity in the elderly
    Yi Zhang
    aDepartment of Cardiology, Shanghai Tenth People s Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China bParis Descartes University AP HP Diagnosis and Therapeutic Center, Hotel Dieu, Paris, France cCentre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Hypertens 32:1572-6. 2014
    ....
  61. doi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in the prediction and prevention of coronary heart disease
    Yuan Yuan Kang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, The Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Ruijin 2nd Road 197, Shanghai, 200025, China
    Curr Hypertens Rep 15:167-74. 2013
    ..The therapeutic trials were less conclusive, but suggestive of additional value for the prevention of coronary events...
  62. ncbi request reprint [Association between uroguanylin G-247A polymorphism and blood pressure/fluid and electrolytes homeostasis]
    Hui feng Guo
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University Medical School, Shanghai 200025, China
    Zhonghua Xin Xue Guan Bing Za Zhi 35:233-6. 2007
    ..To observe the association between uroguanylin G-247A polymorphism and blood pressure/fluid and electrolytes homeostasis...
  63. doi request reprint Anthropometric and metabolic phenotypes in relation to the ADRA2B deletion/insertion polymorphism in Chinese population
    Li Hua Li
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Hypertens 26:2161-7. 2008
    ..To investigate whether the ADRA2B D/I polymorphism is associated with anthropometric, metabolic, and blood pressure phenotypes in a Chinese population...
  64. doi request reprint Validation of the Health & Life HL168JD wrist blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the International Protocol
    Chang Sheng Sheng
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 14:125-7. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of the automated Health & Life oscillometric wrist blood pressure monitor HL168JD for home blood pressure monitoring according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol...
  65. doi request reprint Validation of the Health & Life HL868BA blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol
    Han E Chen
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 13:305-8. 2008
    ....
  66. doi request reprint Validation of the AVITA BPM63S upper arm blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol revision 2010
    Yuan Yuan Kang
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    Blood Press Monit 19:46-9. 2014
    ..The present study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of the AVITA BPM63S upper arm blood pressure monitor for home blood pressure monitoring according to the International Protocol of the European Society of Hypertension revision 2010...
  67. ncbi request reprint Comparison of three measures of the ankle-brachial blood pressure index in a general population
    Cheng Rui Pan
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University Medical School, Shanghai, PR China
    Hypertens Res 30:555-61. 2007
    ..However, the small differences in ABI values between manual and oscillometric measurements depend on ABI level and must be considered in the interpretation of study results...
  68. doi request reprint Characteristics of pulse wave velocity in elastic and muscular arteries: a mismatch beyond age
    Yi Zhang
    Department of Cardiology, Shanghai Tenth People s Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Hypertens 31:554-9; discussion 559. 2013
    ..Although aortic pulse wave velocity (PWV) has been accepted as gold standard of arterial stiffness, characteristics of PWVs in other arteries have never been reported...
  69. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the use of quantitative ultrasound and the Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool for Asians in determining the risk of nonvertebral fracture in postmenopausal Chinese women
    Bei Tao
    Department of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Shanghai Rui Jin Hospital, Jiaotong University, School of Medicine, 197 Ruijin Er Road, Shanghai, 200025, China
    J Bone Miner Metab 26:60-5. 2008
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Interaction between body mass index and alcohol intake in relation to blood pressure in HAN and SHE Chinese
    Yan Li
    Centre for Epidemiological Studies and Clinical Trials, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Institute of Hypertension, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai, China
    Am J Hypertens 19:448-53. 2006
    ..Blood pressure (BP) increases with body mass index (BMI) and excessive alcohol intake. Few epidemiologic studies explored the interaction between BMI and alcohol intake in relation to BP...
  71. doi request reprint Comparison study of central blood pressure and wave reflection obtained from tonometry-based devices
    Yi Zhang
    Department of Cardiology, Shanghai Tenth People s Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, China
    Am J Hypertens 26:34-41. 2013
    ..Although tonometry-based devices have been applied in several population studies and clinical trials, the agreement between them remains unclear...
  72. doi request reprint Serum C-reactive protein (CRP) and microalbuminuria in relation to fasting and 2-h postload plasma glucose in a Chinese population
    Xiao Ying Li
    Shanghai Clinical Center for Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, E Institutes of Shanghai Universities, Shanghai, China
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 70:691-7. 2009
    ..The association of these factors of cardiovascular risk with fasting and 2-h postload plasma glucose in a group of Chinese subjects was investigated...