Genomes and Genes
blood pressure determination
Summary: Techniques for measuring blood pressure.
Publications201 found, 100 shown here
- Comparison of three blood pressure measurement methods for the evaluation of two antihypertensive drugs: feasibility, agreement, and reproducibility of blood pressure responseS Ragot
, Service de cardiologie, Poitiers, France
Am J Hypertens 13:632-9. 2000..As hourly reproducibility of SBPM response is better than reproducibility of both hourly ABPM and office BP response, SBPM seems to be the most appropriate method for evaluating residual antihypertensive effect...
- Pulse wave analysis and pulse wave velocity: a critical review of their strengths and weaknessesJustine Ina Davies
Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
J Hypertens 21:463-72. 2003..Importantly, use of the technique of applanation tonometry to derive the central waveform from non-invasively acquired peripheral data needs to be validated prospectively...
- The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure: the JNC 7 reportAram V Chobanian
Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass, USA
JAMA 289:2560-72. 2003..Empathy builds trust and is a potent motivator. Finally, in presenting these guidelines, the committee recognizes that the responsible physician's judgment remains paramount...
- 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 CouThomas 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...
- 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 CouThomas 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...
- Quality improvement strategies for hypertension management: a systematic reviewJudith M E Walsh
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California-San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Med Care 44:646-57. 2006..A focus on hypertension by someone in addition to the patient's physician was associated with substantial improvement. Future research should examine the contributions of individual QI strategies and their relative costs...
- Use of an automated blood pressure recording device, the BpTRU, to reduce the "white coat effect" in routine practiceMartin G Myers
Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Hypertens 16:494-7. 2003..Referral of patients to nonoffice settings for automated BP recordings may provide a more accurate estimate of a patient's BP status, with partial elimination of the white coat effect associated with readings taken by a physician...
- Comparison of aortic pulse wave velocity measured by three techniques: Complior, SphygmoCor and ArteriographMarek W Rajzer
1st Department of Cardiology and Hypertension, Institute of Cardiology, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
J Hypertens 26:2001-7. 2008..The aim of the study was to compare aortic pulse wave velocity measurements using Complior, SphygmoCor, and Arteriograph devices, and to assess the effect of pulse wave transit time and traveled distance on pulse wave velocity values...
- Automated blood pressure measurement in routine clinical practiceMartin G Myers
Schulich Heart Centre, Division of Cardiology, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Blood Press Monit 11:59-62. 2006..To compare blood pressure measurements taken in routine clinical practice using an automated recorder, the BpTRU (VSM MedTech Ltd, Coquitlam, Canada), with readings taken by a conventional mercury sphygmomanometer...
- Individualization of transfer function in estimation of central aortic pressure from the peripheral pulse is not required in patients at restBerend E Westerhof
BMEYE B V, Academic Medical Center, Suite K2 245, Univ of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Appl Physiol 105:1858-63. 2008..Details of the wave shape were reproduced slightly better with ITF but not significantly, thus individualization of pressure transfer is not effective in resting patients...
- Evaluation of two devices for self-measurement of blood pressure according to the international protocol: the Omron M5-I and the Omron 705ITMohamed A El Assaad
The Cardiovascular Institute, Paris, France
Blood Press Monit 8:127-33. 2003..CONCLUSIONS: The Omron M-5I and the Omron 705IT devices pass the validation recommendations of the international protocol...
- Arterial pressure-based cardiac output in septic patients: different accuracy of pulse contour and uncalibrated pressure waveform devicesXavier Monnet
AP HP, Hopital de Bicetre, Service de Reanimation Medicale, 78 rue du General Leclerc, Le Kremlin Bicêtre F 94270, France
Crit Care 14:R109. 2010....
- Franz Volhard lecture: should doctors still measure blood pressure? The missing patients with masked hypertensionThomas 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...
- Has conventional sphygmomanometry ended with the banning of mercury?Eoin O'Brien
Blood Pressure Unit and ADAPT Centre, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin 9, Ireland
Blood Press Monit 7:37-40. 2002....
- Validation of a new algorithm for the BPM-100 electronic oscillometric office blood pressure monitorJ M Wright
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Blood Press Monit 6:161-5. 2001..To test the accuracy of a new algorithm for the BPM-100, an automated oscillometric blood pressure (BP) monitor, using stored data from an independently conducted validation trial comparing the BPM-100(Beta) with a mercury sphygmomanometer...
- How well are we managing and monitoring high blood pressure?Valory N Pavlik
Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 12:299-304. 2003....
- 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....
- Can sphygmomanometers designed for self-measurement of blood pressure in the home be used in office practice?Martin G Myers
Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Blood Press Monit 15:300-4. 2010..To examine the possibility of measuring automated office (AO) blood pressure (BP) using home BP recorders in place of the more expensive, fully automated devices designed specifically for professional use...
- Validation of the Microlife Watch BP Office professional device for office blood pressure measurement according to the International protocolGeorge S Stergiou
Department of Medicine, Hypertension Center, Third University, Sotiria Hospital, Athens, Greece
Blood Press Monit 13:299-303. 2008..To assess the accuracy of oscillometric and auscultatory blood pressure (BP) measurement taken using the professional electronic device Microlife Watch BP Office according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol...
- How long shall the patient rest before clinic blood pressure measurement?Carla Sala
Istituto Medicina Cardiovascolare, Universita di Milano, Centro Interuniversitario di Fisiologia Clinica e Ipertensione Fondazione Policlinico, Italy
Am J Hypertens 19:713-7. 2006....
- Consistent relationship between automated office blood pressure recorded in different settingsMartin G Myers
Schulich Heart Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Blood Press Monit 14:108-11. 2009..This study was undertaken to assess the consistency of automated self-measurement of BP in the office during repeat visits and in different settings. Automated office BP readings were also compared with the mean awake ambulatory BP...
- Nexfin noninvasive continuous blood pressure validated against Riva-Rocci/KorotkoffDaan W Eeftinck Schattenkerk
Special Medical Care, Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Am J Hypertens 22:378-83. 2009..The latest development using this methodology is the Nexfin monitor. The present study evaluated the accuracy of Nexfin noninvasive arterial pressure (NAP) compared with auscultatory BP measurements (Riva-Rocci/Korotkoff, RRK)...
- Optimum frequency of office blood pressure measurement using an automated sphygmomanometerMartin G Myers
Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre bInstitute for Clinical and Evaluative Sciences, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre cDepartment of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Blood Press Monit 13:333-8. 2008..To determine the optimum interval between serial blood pressure measurements using an automated BpTRU sphygmomanometer...
- Development and modelling of arterial applanation tonometry: a reviewKoen Matthys
Institute Biomedical Technology IBITECH, Hydraulics Laboratory, Ghent University, Belgium
Technol Health Care 10:65-76. 2002..Attention should now go to analysis of the arterial pressure waveforms, and the combination with other signals (e.g. flow wave morphology) to allow a complete non-invasive haemodynamical description of the heart and the arterial tree...
- Aortic pulse wave velocity predicts cardiovascular mortality in subjects >70 years of ageS Meaume
Geriatrics Department of Charles-Foix Hospital, Limeil-Brevannes, France
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 21:2046-50. 2001..In subjects 70 to 100 years old, aortic PWV is a strong, independent predictor of cardiovascular death, whereas systolic or pulse pressure was not. This prospective result will need to be confirmed in an intervention trial...
- Stroke volume variations for assessment of cardiac responsiveness to volume loading in mechanically ventilated patients after cardiac surgeryDaniel A Reuter
Department of Anesthesiology, Grosshadern University Hospital, Ludwig Maximilians University, Marchioninistrasse 15, 81377 Munich, Germany
Intensive Care Med 28:392-8. 2002..68, p<0.001). CONCLUSIONS: SVV may help to determine the preload condition of ventilated patients following cardiac surgery and to predict and continuously monitor effects of volume administered as part of their hemodynamic management...
- Validation of two automatic devices for self-measurement of blood pressure according to the International Protocol of the European Society of Hypertension: the Omron M6 (HEM-7001-E) and the Omron R7 (HEM 637-IT)Jirar A Topouchian
The Cardiovascular Institute, Paris, France
Blood Press Monit 11:165-71. 2006..CONCLUSIONS: The Omron M6 (HEM-7001-E) and the Omron R7 (HEM 637-IT) devices fulfilled the validation recommendations of the International Protocol...
- Prevalence of and risk factors for peripheral arterial disease in the United States: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2000Elizabeth Selvin
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
Circulation 110:738-43. 2004..PAD prevalence increases dramatically with age and disproportionately affects blacks. The vast majority of individuals with PAD have 1 or more cardiovascular disease risk factors that should be targeted for therapy...
- Blood pressure and urinalysis are often omitted in women who have suffered pre-eclampsia at their six-week postnatal checkLisa Samwiil
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St James University Hospital, Leeds, UK
BJOG 111:623-5. 2004..A significant proportion of women were not being screened for unresolved pre-eclampsia at their six-week routine postnatal examination...
- Intra-aneurysm sac pressure measurements after endovascular aneurysm repair: differences between shrinking, unchanged, and expanding aneurysms with and without endoleaksNuno V Dias
Endovascular Center, Department of Radiology, UMAS, Malmo University Hospital, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
J Vasc Surg 39:1229-35. 2004..Our objective was to study intra-aneurysm pressure after endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) in shrinking, unchanged, and expanding abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) with and without endoleaks...
- The 2004 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part I--Blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of riskBrenda R Hemmelgarn
Division of Nephrology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
Can J Cardiol 20:31-40. 2004..Only the recommendations that achieved high levels of consensus are reported. These guidelines will be updated annually...
- Blood pressure patterns in rural, semi-urban and urban children in the Ashanti region of Ghana, West AfricaCharles Agyemang
Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Public Health 5:114. 2005....
- Primary care physician beliefs regarding usefulness of self-monitoring of blood pressureCynthia Cheng
Department of Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
Blood Press Monit 8:249-54. 2003..Although endorsed by the Joint National Committee VII guidelines, home monitoring is not currently part of the standard care of hypertension...
- Determinants of a healthy lifestyle and use of preventive screening in CanadaVikky Qi
Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
BMC Public Health 6:275. 2006..This study explores the associations between individual characteristics such as income and education with health behaviours and utilization of preventive screening...
- Do the Finapres and Colin radial artery tonometer measure the same blood pressure changes following deflation of thigh cuffs?A A Birch
Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, Mailpoint 29, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK
Physiol Meas 24:653-60. 2003..This would account for the difference that exists between the techniques. Comparison with a direct arterial line would confirm which non-invasive measurement is more accurate...
- Prediction of stroke by self-measurement of blood pressure at home versus casual screening blood pressure measurement in relation to the Joint National Committee 7 classification: the Ohasama studyKei Asayama
Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Tohoku University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science and Medicine, Sendai, Japan
Stroke 35:2356-61. 2004..CONCLUSIONS: The JNC-7 classification had a stronger predictive power using HBP-based classification compared with CBP-based classification, suggesting the usefulness of HBP in the management of hypertension...
- Mathematical modelling of non-invasive oscillometric finger mean blood pressure measurement by maximum oscillation criterionR Raamat
Institute of Physiology, University of Tartu, Estonia
Med Biol Eng Comput 37:784-8. 1999..In the case of contracted finger arteries, the MOC can give an overestimation of up to 19 mmHg, the pressure pulse shape index being 0.21 and the pulse amplitude 60 mmHg. In the case of relaxed arteries, the error is less evident...
- White coat effect and white coat hypertension in community pharmacy practiceAndrea Botomino
Institute of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Blood Press Monit 10:13-8. 2005..The aim of the present study was to investigate whether a white coat effect (WCE) can be observed and quantified in community pharmacy practice...
- Normal values for ambulatory blood pressure and differences between casual blood pressure and ambulatory blood pressure: results from a Danish population surveyS L Rasmussen
Centre of Preventive Medicine, Medical Department C, Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
J Hypertens 16:1415-24. 1998..To determine normal values for 24 h ambulatory blood pressure in a Danish population and to study the relationship to casual blood pressure...
- Measurement, calculation, and normal range of the ankle-arm index: a bibliometric analysis and recommendation for standardizationSteven Klein
Section of Surgical Disciplines, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Ann Vasc Surg 20:282-92. 2006..We advocate 0.90 as the cut-off value to distinguish patients who need further arterial assessment...
- Edwards FloTrac sensor and Vigileo monitor: easy, accurate, reliable cardiac output assessment using the arterial pulse waveGerard R Manecke
UCSD Medical Center, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
Expert Rev Med Devices 2:523-7. 2005..It will be valuable in the care of many patients, such as those with critical illness, cardiovascular dysfunction, trauma or undergoing major surgery...
- Best reproducibility of the ankle-arm index was calculated using Doppler and dividing highest ankle pressure by highest arm pressureFemke Atsma
Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
J Clin Epidemiol 58:1282-8. 2005..The AAI should be calculated for each foot separately by dividing the highest ankle SBP by the highest arm SBP...
- Validation of the Microlife BPA100 Plus device for self-home blood pressure measurement according to the International ProtocolGeorge S Stergiou
Hypertension Center, Third University Department of Medicine, Sotiria Hospital, Athens, Greece
Blood Press Monit 11:157-60. 2006..This study presents the validation results of the Microlife BPA100 Plus monitor for self-home blood pressure measurement, according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol...
- Prevalence of home blood pressure measurement among selected hypertensive patients: results of a multicenter survey from six hospital outpatient hypertension clinics in ItalyCesare Cuspidi
Istituto di Medicina Cardiovascolare and Centro Interuniversitario di Fisiologia Clinica e Ipertensione, Università di Milano e Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico IRCCS, Milano
Blood Press 14:251-6. 2005..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of home blood pressure (BP) measurement, the type of devices and accuracy in a large sample of hypertensive patients referred to hospital outpatient hypertension clinics...
- Preliminary study to investigate the normal range of Ankle Brachial Pressure Index in young adultsStuart Male
Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
J Clin Nurs 16:1878-85. 2007..The hypothesis was: there is no difference between the accepted normal value of ABPI (1.00) and the observed value of ABPI in healthy adults in the 20-40-year age group...
- Radial to femoral arterial blood pressure differences during liver transplantationD Arnal
Department of Anaesthesia and Reanimation, Hospital General Universitario, Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
Anaesthesia 60:766-71. 2005..Thus, if femoral arterial monitoring is not available, clinicians should rely on mean rather than systolic arterial pressure measurements from a radial artery catheter during liver transplantation...
- Long-term reproducibility of ambulatory blood pressure is superior to office blood pressure in the very elderlyP Campbell
Division of Hypertension and Clinical Pharmacology, Calhoun Cardiology Center, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA
J Hum Hypertens 24:749-54. 2010..In a clinical trial involving this age group, far fewer subjects would be required if 24-h BP was the primary efficacy endpoint rather than the office BP...
- Control of blood pressure as measured at home and office, and comparison with physicians' assessment of control among treated hypertensive patients in Japan: First Report of the Japan Home versus Office Blood Pressure Measurement Evaluation (J-HOME) studyTakayoshi Ohkubo
Department of Planning for Drug Development and Clinical Evaluation, Tohoku University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science and Medicine, Sendai, Japan
Hypertens Res 27:755-63. 2004..Our findings suggest that an important reason why home and office BP values are not adequately controlled is that physicians approve relatively higher BP levels under treatment, even among middle-aged patients...
- The intra- and interobserver variability of ankle-arm blood pressure index according to its mode of calculationVictor Aboyans
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Vascular Medicine, Dupuytren University Hospital 2, Martin Luther King Avenue, Limoges F 87042, France
J Clin Epidemiol 56:215-20. 2003....
- Comparison of the oscillometric blood pressure monitor (BPM-100(Beta) ) with the auscultatory mercury sphygmomanometerG S Mattu
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Blood Press Monit 6:153-9. 2001....
- Masked hypertensionThomas G Pickering
Hypertension 40:795-6. 2002
- Comparison of FloTrac cardiac output monitoring system in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting with pulmonary artery cardiac output measurementsM Cannesson
Hospives Civils de Lyon, Hopital Louis Pradel, Department of Anesthesiology, Bron, France
Eur J Anaesthesiol 24:832-9. 2007..We designed this prospective study to compare the accuracy of the FloTrac system (CO(FT)) vs. pulmonary artery catheter standard bolus thermodilution (CO(PAC) ) in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting...
- Patient use of automatic blood pressure measures in retail stores: implications for diagnosis and treatment of hypertensionC Carolyn Thiedke
Dept. of Family Medicine, MUSC, 295 Calhoun St, P.O. Box 250192, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
J S C Med Assoc 98:67-71. 2002..Physicians might encourage their patients to invest in a home blood pressure monitor that they can bring with them to their visit to calibrate against the physician's own machine...
- Working Group on Blood Pressure Monitoring of the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol for validation of blood pressure measuring devices in adultsThomas Pickering
Blood Pressure Unit, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Blood Press Monit 7:3-17. 2002
- Prognostic significance of the nocturnal decline in blood pressure in individuals with and without high 24-h blood pressure: the Ohasama studyTakayoshi Ohkubo
Departments of Public Health, Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, and Environmental Health Science, Tohoku University School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Science, Sendai and Ohasama Hospital, Iwate, Japan
J Hypertens 20:2183-9. 2002..To examine the relationship between the normal nocturnal decline in blood pressure and the risk of cardiovascular mortality in individuals with and without high 24-h blood pressure values...
- Variation in recorded blood pressure terminal digit bias in general practiceW N Harrison
Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
J Hum Hypertens 22:163-7. 2008..The increase in variation observed may therefore lead to an increased variation in the quality of care given to patients...
- Inflationary oscillometric blood pressure monitoring: validation of the OMRON-MITMoneli Golara
Maternal and Foetal Research Unit, GKT School of Medicine, St Thomas' Hospital, London, UK
Blood Press Monit 7:325-8. 2002..CONCLUSIONS: Inflationary oscillometry is a valid technique for the measurement of blood pressure. The OMRON-MIT, which uses this technique, is accurate and can be recommended for clinical use in the adult population...
- Methods and devices for measuring arterial compliance in humansBruno M Pannier
Hopital Manhes, Medecine Interne, Fleury Merogis, France
Am J Hypertens 15:743-53. 2002..This article summarizes the discussion of the dedicated Task Force during the first Conference of Consensus on Arterial Stiffness held in June 2000 (Paris, France)...
- Ankle-arm index as a predictor of cardiovascular disease and mortality in the Cardiovascular Health Study. The Cardiovascular Health Study GroupA B Newman
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 19:538-45. 1999..1 decrement in the AAI. An AAI of <0.9 is an independent risk factor for incident CVD, recurrent CVD, and mortality in this group of older adults in the Cardiovascular Health Study...
- Intra-aneurysm pressure measurements in successfully excluded abdominal aortic aneurysm after endovascular repairBjorn Sonesson
Department of Vascular Diseases Malmö Lund, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
J Vasc Surg 37:733-8. 2003..This study was performed to determine intra-aneurysm sac pressure of abdominal aortic aneurysm after endovascular aneurysm repair in patients considered successfully treated with aneurysm shrinkage and absence of endovascular leakage...
- Do we need to reappraise our method of interpreting the ankle brachial pressure index?D G Carser
Vascular Surgery Department, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, UK
J Wound Care 10:59-62. 2001..385, p < 0.01). This may suggest that the current practice of assigning one particular ABPI value as normal (1.00) is not reliable and that the way in which the index is interpreted needs to be reappraised...
- Evaluation of the overall efficacy of the Omron office digital blood pressure HEM-907 monitor in adultsW B White
Section of Hypertension and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030 3940, USA
Blood Press Monit 6:107-10. 2001..The objective of this study was to assess the accuracy of the HEM-907, a new semi-automatic, non-invasive, oscillometric blood pressure monitoring device specifically designed to be used in the clinic or physician's office setting...
- Measuring blood pressure accurately: new and persistent challengesDaniel W Jones
Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216-4505, USA
JAMA 289:1027-30. 2003
- Validation of volume-pressure recording tail-cuff blood pressure measurementsMinjie Feng
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research and Novartis Pharmaceutical Corporation, East Hanover, NJ, USA
Am J Hypertens 21:1288-91. 2008..However, some tail-cuff methods show good agreement with radiotelemetry and others do not, indicating that each tail-cuff method requires independent validation...
- [Ambulatory registration of arterial pressure during treatment with perindopril. Effects on systolic pressure and hemodynamic implications]J P Santoni
, Paris, France
Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 82:51-6. 1989..This effect is related to the increase of arterial compliance observed after treatment with perindopril, as already reported by other authors...
- Comparison of Dinamap PRO-100 and mercury sphygmomanometer blood pressure measurements in a population-based studyHanyu Ni
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7934, USA
Am J Hypertens 19:353-60. 2006..The accuracy of automated oscillometric devices has been questioned. In addition the acceptability of these devices for research under the field conditions is unclear...
- Evaluation of the SCHILLER BR-102 plus noninvasive ambulatory blood pressure monitor according to the International Protocol introduced by the Working Group on Blood Pressure Monitoring of the European Society of HypertensionStefan V Denchev
Clinic of Cardiology, University Hospital Aleksandrovska, Sofia, Bulgaria
Blood Press Monit 12:329-33. 2007....
- Evidence for cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction in neonates with coarctation of the aortaJaimie W Polson
Department of Clinical Sciences at South Bristol, School of Medical Sciences, Bristol Heart Institute, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
Circulation 113:2844-50. 2006..Further longitudinal studies are required to determine whether these alterations play a role in the increased risk of late hypertension in these patients...
- [Pulse pressure, arterial compliance and Buckberg index in hypertensive patients treated with nebivolol and nitrates]O V Prisadă
Universitatea de Medicină si Farmacie Gr T Popa Iaşi, Facultatea de Medicina, Clinica Medicala IV, Spitalul clinic nr 2 C I Parhon Iaşi
Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 111:352-7. 2007..To evaluate the effect of nebivolol and nitrate administration on the arterial compliance--an essential factor for left ventricular hypertrophy regression...
- The current status of home and office blood pressure control among hypertensive patients with diabetes mellitus: the Japan Home Versus Office Blood Pressure Measurement Evaluation (J-HOME) studyTaku Obara
Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Tohoku University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science and Medicine, Tohoku University Hospital, Sendai, Japan
Diabetes Res Clin Pract 73:276-83. 2006..The main reason for this would appear to be a lack of intensive treatment and a lack of recognition by physicians that their patients' BP was insufficiently controlled...
- An effectiveness study comparing algorithm-based antihypertensive therapy with previous treatments using conventional and ambulatory blood pressure measurementsMichael A Weber
SUNY Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY 11203, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 8:241-50; quiz 251-2. 2006..A treatment algorithm based on the angiotensin receptor blocker, telmisartan, was confirmed by the blinded end point of ABPM as an efficacious alternative to other antihypertensive regimens in clinical practice...
- Age-related blood pressure patterns and blood pressure variability among hemodialysis patientsMark R Rohrscheib
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1407-14. 2008..It was postulated that the relationship of BP to age differs among hemodialysis patients versus the general population and that there is significant variability in dialysis unit BP measurements...
- [Measurement and evaluation of blood pressure]Ryusuke Inoue
The Tohoku University 21st Century COE Program Comprehensive Research and Education Center for Planning of Drug Development and Clinical Evaluation (CRESCENDO
Nippon Rinsho 64:494-7. 2006
- Algorithms for converting random-zero to automated oscillometric blood pressure values, and vice versaAndreas Stang
Institute of Medical Epidemiology, Biometry and Informatics, Medical Faculty, University of Halle Wittenberg, Halle, Germany
Am J Epidemiol 164:85-94. 2006..Results may help to better compare blood pressure values in epidemiologic studies that used different blood pressure devices...
- Randomized study of traditional versus aggressive systolic blood pressure control (Cardio-Sis): rationale, design and characteristics of the study populationPaolo Verdecchia
J Hum Hypertens 22:243-51. 2008..0%. Cardio-Sis is the first randomized study specifically designed to compare two different SBP goals. Results will be broadly applicable to subjects with uncontrolled SBP under anti-hypertensive treatment...
- Association of blood pressure status with the optic disk structure in non-glaucoma subjects: the Thessaloniki eye studyFotis Topouzis
II Department of Ophthalmology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Am J Ophthalmol 142:60-67. 2006..To study the association of blood pressure (BP) status on the optic disk structure as measured with the Heidelberg Retina Tomograph (HRT) in people without glaucoma...
- Short-term and long-term repeatability of the morning blood pressure in older patients with isolated systolic hypertensionBarbara Wizner
Studies Coordinating Centre, Division of Hypertension and Cardiovascular Rehabilitation, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
J Hypertens 26:1328-35. 2008..Using 24-h ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, we studied the repeatability of the morning blood pressure in older (> or =60 years) patients with isolated systolic hypertension...
- [Recent knowledge on the role of diastolic blood pressure in hypertensive patients on treatment]Gastone Leonetti
Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Ospedale San Luca, Milano
Recenti Prog Med 99:191-9. 2008..Therefore, from the clinical point of view, extreme caution in the titration of the antihypertensive therapy for elevated systolic values when the range of diastolic blood pressure is below 70-80 mmHg...
- Blood pressure variability: its measurement and significance in hypertensionGianfranco Parati
Istituto Scientifico Ospedale, S Luca, Milan, Italy
Curr Hypertens Rep 8:199-204. 2006..Further studies are still needed to confirm that, in humans, interventions that can reduce BPV can also reduce the rate of cardiovascular events...
- Home blood pressure monitoring in clinical practice: how many measurements and when?Paul L Padfield
J Hypertens 25:1337-9. 2007
- Effectiveness of blood pressure control outside the medical settingJose R Banegas
Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Autonomous University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Hypertension 49:62-8. 2007..However, the burden of underestimation and overestimation of BP control at the office is still remarkable. Physicians should be aware that the likelihood of misestimating BP control is higher in some hypertensive subjects...
- Blood pressure-measuring devices in rural South Africa: an audit conducted by the SASPI team in the Agincourt field siteM D Connor
Division of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
Cardiovasc J S Afr 17:192-6. 2006..A procedure for routine servicing or replacement of both BMDs and cuffs is needed, as well as optimisation of medication delivery to remote areas...
- Which measurement of home blood pressure should be used for clinical evaluation when multiple measurements are made?Hiroshi Kawabe
Health Center, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
J Hypertens 25:1369-74. 2007..We evaluated which home blood pressure (BP) measurement was most useful in clinical evaluation when we measured it three times per sitting...
- Validation of the HEM-780REL with easy wrap cuff for self-measurement of blood pressure according to the European Society of Hypertension International ProtocolAnthony J Viera
Department of Family Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7595, USA
Blood Press Monit 12:335-8. 2007..We tested the accuracy of the HEM-780REL automatic blood pressure monitor with Easy Wrap Cuff...
- [Reverse white-coat hypertension]Takashi Inenaga
Department of Internal Medicine, Japan Seamen's Relief Association Moji Hospital
Nippon Rinsho 64:73-8. 2006
- [White coat hypertension]Hidekazu Umei
Division of Cardio-Vascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine
Nippon Rinsho 64:68-72. 2006
- Validation of three oscillometric blood pressure devices against auscultatory mercury sphygmomanometer in childrenSik Nin Wong
Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Tuen Mun Hospital, Tuen Mun, and Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
Blood Press Monit 11:281-91. 2006....
- [Value of blood pressure of adults depending on method of measurement]Katarzyna Wielemborek-Musiał
Katedra Medycyny Społecznej i Zapobiegawczej, Zakład Medycyny Sportowej Uniwersytetu Medycznego, Łodzi
Pol Arch Med Wewn 115:529-34. 2006..THE AIM of the research was the comparison of results of different method of measurement blood pressure of adults. The measurement was taken with three types of instruments at different parts of upper limb: arm and wrist...
- The blood pressure measurement--revisitedMichel E Safar
Am Heart J 152:417-9. 2006
- Characteristics of resistant hypertension determined by self-measured blood pressure at home and office blood pressure measurements: the J-HOME studyTakuya Oikawa
Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Tohoku University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science and Medicine, Sendai, Japan
J Hypertens 24:1737-43. 2006....
- Precision, consistency, and reproducibility of blood pressure in diabetic and non-diabetic pregnancy: the appraisal of repeated measurementsFinn Friis Lauszus
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Holstebro, Denmark
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:1063-70. 2007..The precision, reproducibility, and trend of association over the scale of measurement were improved in the repeated compared to individual measurements, whereas consistency did not improve...
- Primary-care physicians' views about the use of home/self blood pressure monitoring: nationwide survey in HungaryAndras Tisler
First Department of Medicine, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
J Hypertens 24:1729-35. 2006..To obtain unbiased views of primary-care physicians about home blood pressure monitoring (HBPM)...
- Home blood pressure monitoring in general practice: expectations and concernsGianfranco Parati
J Hypertens 24:1699-701. 2006
- Validation of the Artsana CSI 610 automated blood pressure monitor in adults according to the International Protocol of the European Society of HypertensionClaudio Pini
Department of Medicine, S Anna Hospital, Cantù, Como, Italy
Blood Press Monit 12:179-84. 2007..Home blood pressure monitoring devices have a major role in this setting, provided that their accuracy in measuring blood pressure is demonstrated by validation studies...
- Masked hypertension: where do we stand?W J Verberk
Neth J Med 64:58-60. 2006
- White coat effect of alcoholJ M Ryan
Alcohol and Other Drugs Service, St. George Hospital, Kogarah, Australia
Am J Hypertens 13:1135-8. 2000....
- Isolated systolic hypertension in the youngThomas 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
- Effectiveness of hypertension treatment assessed by blood pressure level achieved in primary care setting in PolandAdam Grzybowski
First Department of Cardiology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
Blood Press 12:232-8. 2003..2 +/- 1.0. Effectiveness of hypertension treatment by GPs in Poland remained unsatisfactory despite frequent implementation of combined antihypertensive drug therapy...
- Blood pressure characteristics of hypertensive patients in Austria as determined by self-monitoring (SCREEN-II)G Hitzenberger
Institut für Hypertoniker, Wien, Austria
Blood Press 12:134-8. 2003....
- Tele-monitoring of home blood pressure in treated hypertensive patientsDorthe S Møller
Department of Medicine, Holstebro Hospital and Aarhus University, Holstebro, Denmark
Blood Press 12:56-62. 2003..To compare the accuracy of clinic blood pressure (CBP) and telemedical home blood pressure (HBP) measurement in the assessment of antihypertensive effect...
- [Cardiovascular risk and the measurement of arterial pressure]B Vaisse
Service de médecine interne à orientation angéiologique, CHU Timone, Marseille
Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 91:9-12. 1998....
Research Grants164 found, 100 shown here
- Reproducibility and Clinical Implications of Masked HypertensionAnthony J Viera; Fiscal Year: 2010..The findings are expected to lead to clinical strategies enabling greater recognition of hypertension, and therefore, ultimately to a reduction in cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in the population. ..
- Hypertension in Hemodialysis PatientsRajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2010..We hypothesize that that volume control can improve BP and antihypertensive therapy can regress left ventricular hypertrophy in long-term hemodialysis patients. ..
- Pathobiology of Kidney Disease: Role of IronRajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2007..Novelty and Health Relatedness of the Project: This proposal will provide translational data on the role of intravenous iron to progression of kidney disease in patients with CKD. ..
- Hypertension in Hemodialysis PatientsRajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2007..Evaluation of such strategies will improve BP control in hemodialysis patients and, in the long-term, provide cardiovascular protection. ..
- Contingency Management for Initiating Smoking AbstinenceWILLIAM BARRY WHITE; Fiscal Year: 2010..Clinic and 24-hour blood pressure (BP) and heart rate (HR) will be additional outcomes. We expect that BP and HR will decrease more among CM than non-CM patients and reductions in smoking may mediate decreases in these indices. ..
- MENTORED PATIENT ORIENTED RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWGeorge Mansoor; Fiscal Year: 2004..This study will provide information that will be important if clinical trials targeting nocturnal BP are to be designed. ..
- Contingency Management for Initiating Smoking AbstinenceWilliam White; Fiscal Year: 2009..Clinic and 24-hour blood pressure (BP) and heart rate (HR) will be additional outcomes. We expect that BP and HR will decrease more among CM than non-CM patients and reductions in smoking may mediate decreases in these indices. ..
- Conditioned Placebo Effects & Treatment of HypertensionThomas Pickering; Fiscal Year: 2005..The demonstration of a conditioned placebo effect that produces a sustained reduction of BP could result in more economical treatment with fewer side effects. ..
- Noninvasive Quantification of the Resistance BaroeflexRamakrishna Mukkamala; Fiscal Year: 2006..Successful achievement of these specific aims may ultimately lead to a practical technique that is routinely employed to advance the basic understanding of the TPR baroreflex in both humans and animals in health and disease. ..
- Causal Models for CVD Use by Aspirin and Vitamin E in the Women's Health StudyNancy Cook; Fiscal Year: 2007..The findings of reduced risk of CVD mortality, however, as well as effects by age, should be explored further to clarify the public health message. ..
- OBSERVATIONAL COHORT STUDY OF SODIUM, WEIGHT AND CVDNancy Cook; Fiscal Year: 2003..This cohort provides a unique resource to address the impact in a normotensive population of salt restriction and weight change on subsequent cardiovascular events. ..
- Genetics of Cardiovascular Reactivity in Black YouthBruce Alpert; Fiscal Year: 2007..The results of this study may aid in the early identification of individuals at increased risk for hypertension, thus fostering primary prevention and/or early treatment of EH. ..
- Continuous Cardiac Output & Filling Pressure MonitoringRamakrishna Mukkamala; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- BLOOD FACTORS AND PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE OUTCOMESMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- DIETARY SALT INTAKE AND THE METABOLIC EFFECTS OF INSULINRaymond Townsend; Fiscal Year: 2003..If increased salt intake improves insulin sensitivity this should prompt a re-evaluation of the benefits of recommending a lower sodium intake in normotensive people. ..
- PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE AND FUNCTIONAL OUTCOMESMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2001..They further state that the results of this study will be used to develop subsequent intervention studies designed to improve quality of life and prevent functional decline among men and women with PAD. ..
- Prospective Renal Insufficiency Cohort Evaluation:PRICERaymond Townsend; Fiscal Year: 2007..The data collected on the proposed clinical, genetic and humoral factors at our experienced Clinical Center will contribute substantially to the understanding of CRI, and CVD in subjects with CRI.. ..
- Reducing Risk Factors in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Blood Markers of Vulnerability in High Risk Vascular PatientsMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010..Findings may help clinicians identify patients who are at particularly high-risk for an impending heart attack. Results are also expected to elucidate specific triggers of acute coronary events. ..
- Reducing Risk Factors in Peripheral Arterial DiseaseMary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- FATTY ACIDS EFFECTS ON VASCULAR REACTIVITYBrent Egan; Fiscal Year: 1999..The studies could provide a basis for longer-term clinical studies on NEFAs and BP regulation as well as basic experiments to elucidate signaling mechanisms. ..
- Vascular collagen accumulation & mechanical mechanisms in pulmonary hypertensionNaomi Chesler; Fiscal Year: 2009..Furthermore, these studies will answer critical questions regarding the mechanical mechanisms of right ventricular dysfunction secondary to pulmonary vascular remodeling in pulmonary hypertension. ..
- Vascular collagen accumulation & mechanical mechanisms in pulmonary hypertensionNaomi C Chesler; Fiscal Year: 2010..Furthermore, these studies will answer critical questions regarding the mechanical mechanisms of right ventricular dysfunction secondary to pulmonary vascular remodeling in pulmonary hypertension. ..
- Vascular collagen accumulation & mechanical mechanisms in pulmonary hypertensionNaomi Chesler; Fiscal Year: 2007..Furthermore, these studies will answer critical questions regarding the mechanical mechanisms of right ventricular dysfunction secondary to pulmonary vascular remodeling in pulmonary hypertension. ..
- Translational Medicine and Cancer Therapy with Vasculature-Targeted AgentsMichael Maitland; Fiscal Year: 2007..This "personalized medicine" promises safer, more effective treatment for patients with cancer. This grant will help train Dr. Maitland to be an expert in the conduct of clinical and laboratory studies for personalized cancer medicine. ..
- RISK FACTORS FOR DIABETIC RETINOPATHY IN BLACK AMERICANSMonique Roy; Fiscal Year: 1993..Furthermore, it is expected that these data will provide a basis for public health education strategies and treatment modalities to prevent or reduce severity of diabetic retinopathy in all diabetic patients...
- Retinal Vascular Changes in Type 1 Diabetic African-AmericansMonique Roy; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine LevelsEdwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Depression and Autonomic Control in Post-MI PatientsLana Watkins; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Monitoring Intensification of Treatment for Hyperglycemia and HyperlipidemiaAlexander Turchin; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine LevelsEdwin K Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2010..It is conceivable that this project will provide information leading to safer and more effective drug-eluting stents. ..
- Potentiation of Ang II Induced Renal VasoconstrictionEdwin K Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2010..The testing of this hypothesis is the focus of this application. The proposed hypothesis is absolutely novel. The concept that DPP IV exists in the renal vasculature and regulates renal blood flow has never been proposed or tested. ..
- Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine LevelsEdwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2009..It is conceivable that this project will provide information leading to safer and more effective drug-eluting stents. ..
- Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine LevelsEdwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Arterial stiffness, blood pressure and cognitionMerrill Elias; Fiscal Year: 2009....