blood pressure determination

Summary

Summary: Techniques for measuring blood pressure.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure: the JNC 7 report
    Aram V Chobanian
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass, USA
    JAMA 289:2560-72. 2003
  2. ncbi 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 Cou
    Thomas G Pickering
    Circulation 111:697-716. 2005
  3. ncbi Central pressure more strongly relates to vascular disease and outcome than does brachial pressure: the Strong Heart Study
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 50:197-203. 2007
  4. ncbi 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) study
    Takayoshi 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
  5. ncbi 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 Cou
    Thomas G Pickering
    Hypertension 45:142-61. 2005
  6. ncbi Ankle-arm index as a predictor of cardiovascular disease and mortality in the Cardiovascular Health Study. The Cardiovascular Health Study Group
    A B Newman
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 19:538-45. 1999
  7. ncbi Cardiovascular prognosis of "masked hypertension" detected by blood pressure self-measurement in elderly treated hypertensive patients
    Guillaume Bobrie
    Service d hypertension artérielle, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
    JAMA 291:1342-9. 2004
  8. ncbi Quality improvement strategies for hypertension management: a systematic review
    Judith 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
  9. doi Measuring blood pressure for decision making and quality reporting: where and how many measures?
    Benjamin J Powers
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:781-8, W-289-90. 2011
  10. ncbi Prospective evaluation of a method for estimating ascending aortic pressure from the radial artery pressure waveform
    A L Pauca
    Anesthesiology Departmen, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
    Hypertension 38:932-7. 2001

Research Grants

  1. Reproducibility and Clinical Implications of Masked Hypertension
    Anthony J Viera; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. INHERITED RENAL AND ELECTROLYTE DEFECTS IN HYPERTENSION
    Richard Lifton; Fiscal Year: 1999
  3. INHERITED RENAL AND ELECTROLYTE DEFECTS IN HYPERTENSION
    Richard Lifton; Fiscal Year: 2000
  4. HYPERTENSION[C DAHL/RAPP AND THE RENIN GENE
    James Lewis; Fiscal Year: 1993
  5. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2003
  7. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2007
  8. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2004
  9. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2009
  10. Pathobiology of Kidney Disease: Role of Iron
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2008

Detail Information

Publications253 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure: the JNC 7 report
    Aram 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...
  2. ncbi 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 Cou
    Thomas 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...
  3. ncbi Central pressure more strongly relates to vascular disease and outcome than does brachial pressure: the Strong Heart Study
    Mary J Roman
    Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hypertension 50:197-203. 2007
    ..These findings support prospective examination of use of central blood pressure as a treatment target in future trials...
  4. ncbi 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) study
    Takayoshi 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...
  5. ncbi 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 Cou
    Thomas 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...
  6. ncbi Ankle-arm index as a predictor of cardiovascular disease and mortality in the Cardiovascular Health Study. The Cardiovascular Health Study Group
    A 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...
  7. ncbi Cardiovascular prognosis of "masked hypertension" detected by blood pressure self-measurement in elderly treated hypertensive patients
    Guillaume Bobrie
    Service d hypertension artérielle, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
    JAMA 291:1342-9. 2004
    ..In contrast, the use of home BP measurement improves measurement precision and reproducibility. However, data about its prognostic value are lacking...
  8. ncbi Quality improvement strategies for hypertension management: a systematic review
    Judith 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
    ..Care remains suboptimal for many patients with hypertension...
  9. doi Measuring blood pressure for decision making and quality reporting: where and how many measures?
    Benjamin J Powers
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:781-8, W-289-90. 2011
    ..The optimal setting and number of blood pressure (BP) measurements that should be used for clinical decision making and quality reporting are uncertain...
  10. ncbi Prospective evaluation of a method for estimating ascending aortic pressure from the radial artery pressure waveform
    A L Pauca
    Anesthesiology Departmen, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
    Hypertension 38:932-7. 2001
    ..5+/-7.3 and 15.1+/-7.3 mm Hg for nitroglycerin). Use of a generalized transfer function to synthesize radial artery pressure waveforms can provide substantially equivalent values of aortic systolic, pulse, mean, and diastolic pressures...
  11. pmc Is longitudinal pulse pressure a better predictor of 24-hour urinary albumin excretion than other indices of blood pressure?
    S Morteza Farasat
    MedStar Research Institute, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Hypertension 55:415-21. 2010
    ..The pulsatile component of BP confers the highest risk for BP-induced renal microvascular injury. Future studies should examine whether PP reduction provides additional renoprotection beyond that attained by conventional BP goals alone...
  12. ncbi The differential blood pressure sign in general practice: prevalence and prognostic value
    Christopher E Clark
    The Mid Devon Medical Practice, School Surgery, Fore Street, Witheridge, Devon EX16 8AH, UK
    Fam Pract 19:439-41. 2002
    ..The prevalence and prognostic value of this finding in general practice are unknown. If these differences are due to peripheral vascular disease, these patients may be at increased risk of cardiovascular or cerebrovascular events...
  13. ncbi Reverse correlation between ankle-brachial index and left ventricular hypertrophy in patients on maintenance haemodialysis
    Wencheng Fu
    Department of Nephrology, Center of Kidney Disease, Changzheng Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China
    Nephrology (Carlton) 11:9-14. 2006
    ..Ankle-brachial index (ABI) has been recently demonstrated to be a predictor for all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in MHD Patients. The main objective of the present study is to see whether ABI is correlated with LVH in MHD patients...
  14. doi Invasive and concomitant noninvasive intraoperative blood pressure monitoring: observed differences in measurements and associated therapeutic interventions
    David B Wax
    Department of Anesthesiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Anesthesiology 115:973-8. 2011
    ..The authors endeavored to characterize these differences and hypothesized that there could be differences in interventions associated with the use of ABP alone ([ABP]) versus ABP in combination with NIBP ([ABP+NIBP])...
  15. ncbi Prevalence of and risk factors for peripheral arterial disease in the United States: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2000
    Elizabeth Selvin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Circulation 110:738-43. 2004
    ..Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is associated with significant morbidity and mortality and is an important marker of subclinical coronary heart disease. However, estimates of PAD prevalence in the general US population have varied widely...
  16. ncbi Home blood pressure monitoring improves the diagnosis of hypertension in hemodialysis patients
    R Agarwal
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, VAMC 111N, 1481 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Kidney Int 69:900-6. 2006
    ..Home BP monitoring is similar to standardized recording of BP in hemodialysis patients. A systolic BP threshold of 150 mmHg at home averaged over 1 week serves as a useful predictor of hypertension diagnosed by ambulatory BP monitoring...
  17. ncbi Aortic pulse wave velocity predicts cardiovascular mortality in subjects >70 years of age
    S 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...
  18. ncbi Predicting cardiovascular risk using conventional vs ambulatory blood pressure in older patients with systolic hypertension. Systolic Hypertension in Europe Trial Investigators
    J A Staessen
    Department of Molecular and Cardiovascular Research, University of Louvain, Leuven, Belgium
    JAMA 282:539-46. 1999
    ..The clinical use of ambulatory blood pressure (BP) monitoring requires further validation in prospective outcome studies...
  19. ncbi The inter-arm blood pressure difference and peripheral vascular disease: cross-sectional study
    Christopher E Clark
    Primary Care Research Group, Institute of Health and Social Care Research, Peninsula Medical School, St Luke s Campus, Exeter, Devon, UK
    Fam Pract 24:420-6. 2007
    ..Knowledge of its prevalence and importance in the accurate measurement of BP is poor, representing a source of error. Current hypertension guidelines do not emphasize this...
  20. ncbi Terminal digit bias in a specialty hypertension faculty practice
    S Thavarajah
    Section of Hypertension and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 17:819-22. 2003
    ..However, the observed bias in measurement even in a hypertension unit argues for regular monitoring and feedback to minimize such errors...
  21. ncbi Consistency of blood pressure differences between the left and right arms
    Kazuo Eguchi
    Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Division of General Medicine, Columbia University Medical College, New York, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:388-93. 2007
    ..It is unclear to what extent interarm blood pressure (BP) differences are reproducible vs the result of random error. The present study was designed to resolve this issue...
  22. pmc The difference in blood pressure readings between arms and survival: primary care cohort study
    Christopher E Clark
    Primary Care Research Group, Institute of Health Services Research, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Exeter, Devon EX1 2LU, UK
    BMJ 344:e1327. 2012
    ..To determine whether a difference in systolic blood pressure readings between arms can predict a reduced event free survival after 10 years...
  23. ncbi Blood pressure recording bias during a period when the Quality and Outcomes Framework was introduced
    I M Carey
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 23:764-70. 2009
    ..This fall has been exaggerated due to values being clustered just below the QOF target, but there is no evidence of adverse effects of this on clinical management...
  24. ncbi Comparison of auscultatory and oscillometric blood pressures
    M K Park
    Department of Pediatrics, MSC 7734, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155:50-3. 2001
    ..To study the differences in blood pressure readings between the auscultatory and oscillometric (Dinamap model 8100; Critikon, Tampa, Fla) methods...
  25. doi Review of measurement methods and clinical validation studies of noninvasive blood pressure monitors: accuracy requirements and protocol considerations for devices that require patient-specific calibration by a secondary method or device before use
    Kim Gau Ng
    Upper Iowa University, Singapore
    Blood Press Monit 16:291-303. 2011
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  26. doi Validation of a brachial cuff-based method for estimating central systolic blood pressure
    Thomas Weber
    Cardiology Department, Klinikum Wels Grieskirchen, Grieskirchnerstrasse 42, 4600 Wels, Austria
    Hypertension 58:825-32. 2011
    ..5 mm Hg (SD: 4.7 mm Hg). In conclusion, a novel transfer function-like algorithm, using brachial cuff-based waveform recordings, is suited to provide a realistic estimation of central systolic pressure...
  27. ncbi A mathematical study of some biomechanical factors affecting the oscillometric blood pressure measurement
    M Ursino
    Department of Electronics, Computer Science and Systems, University of Bologna, Italy
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 43:761-78. 1996
    ..The obtained results may help to explain the nature of errors which usually limit the reliability of arterial pressure measurement (for instance in the elderly)...
  28. ncbi Interarm differences in blood pressure should be determined by measuring both arms simultaneously with an automatic oscillometric device
    Friedrich W Lohmann
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Charité University Medicine and Vivantes Klinikum Neukölln Hospital, Berlin, Germany
    Blood Press Monit 16:37-42. 2011
    ..To compare two methods for screening interarm difference (IAD) of blood pressure...
  29. pmc Long term monitoring in patients receiving treatment to lower blood pressure: analysis of data from placebo controlled randomised controlled trial
    Katherine Keenan
    Screening and Test Evaluation Program STEP, School of Public Health, Building A27, University of Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia
    BMJ 338:b1492. 2009
    ..To determine the value of monitoring blood pressure by quantifying the probability that observed changes in blood pressure reflect true changes...
  30. ncbi Prognostic significance of between-arm blood pressure differences
    Rajiv Agarwal
    Indiana University School of Medicine and Richard L Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Hypertension 51:657-62. 2008
    ..01 to 1.52) after adjusting for average systolic BP and chronic kidney disease. BP differences between arms are reproducible and carry prognostic information. Patients should have evaluation of BP in both arms at the screening visit...
  31. ncbi The normal difference in bilateral indirect blood pressure recordings in normotensive individuals
    G R Pesola
    Department of Emergency Medicine of St Vincent s Hospital and New York Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 19:43-5. 2001
    ..In the right clinical situation, differences that are noted should probably be repeated and should be added to the total clinical picture when used to determine whether a pathologic condition is present...
  32. ncbi Inter-arm differences in blood pressure: when are they clinically significant?
    Deirdre Lane
    University Department of Medicine, City Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    J Hypertens 20:1089-95. 2002
    ..To determine whether there is significant disparity in blood pressure between the two arms...
  33. ncbi Use of an automated blood pressure recording device, the BpTRU, to reduce the "white coat effect" in routine practice
    Martin 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
    ..This study examines the presence of a physician in the examining room as a possible factor in provoking a white coat effect...
  34. doi Comparison of aortic pulse wave velocity measured by three techniques: Complior, SphygmoCor and Arteriograph
    Marek 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...
  35. ncbi Individualization of transfer function in estimation of central aortic pressure from the peripheral pulse is not required in patients at rest
    Berend E Westerhof
    BMEYE B V, Academic Medical Center, Suite K2 245, Univ of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Appl Physiol (1985) 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...
  36. ncbi Automated blood pressure measurement in routine clinical practice
    Martin 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...
  37. ncbi Hypertension magnitude and management in the elderly population of Spain
    Jose R Banegas
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Autonomous University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    J Hypertens 20:2157-64. 2002
    ..The present study assessed the prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension among the elderly population of Spain...
  38. ncbi Out-of-hemodialysis-unit blood pressure is a superior determinant of left ventricular hypertrophy
    Rajiv Agarwal
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Hypertension 47:62-8. 2006
    ..Routine and standardized measurements of BP were similarly weak correlates of LVH. Systolic BP outside the dialysis unit was a stronger correlate of LVH compared with dialysis unit BP...
  39. ncbi Prevalence and clinical implications of the inter-arm blood pressure difference: A systematic review
    C E Clark
    Primary Care Research Group, Institute of Health and Social Care Research, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter, Devon, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 20:923-31. 2006
    ..There is evidence associating an IAD with peripheral vascular disease, raising the possibility that its presence may predict cardiovascular events...
  40. ncbi Estimating the generalized concordance correlation coefficient through variance components
    Josep L Carrasco
    Bioestadistica, Departament de Salut Publica, Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Medicina, Casanova, 143 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Biometrics 59:849-58. 2003
    ..A simulation study is carried out to compare the variance components approach with the moment method. The importance of adjusting by confounding covariates is illustrated with a case example...
  41. pmc Comparison of acceptability of and preferences for different methods of measuring blood pressure in primary care
    Paul Little
    Community Clinical Sciences Division Primary Medical Care Group, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Biological Sciences, Southampton University, Aldermoor Health Centre, Southampton SO16 5ST, UK
    BMJ 325:258-9. 2002
  42. pmc Hypertension guideline recommendations in general practice: awareness, agreement, adoption, and adherence
    Carl Heneghan
    Department of Primary Health Care, Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, University of Oxford
    Br J Gen Pract 57:948-52. 2007
    ..GPs vary greatly in their clinical management of hypertension, for reasons that are poorly understood...
  43. ncbi Stroke volume variations for assessment of cardiac responsiveness to volume loading in mechanically ventilated patients after cardiac surgery
    Daniel A Reuter
    Department of Anesthesiology, Grosshadern University Hospital, Ludwig Maximilians University, Marchioninistrasse 15, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 28:392-8. 2002
    ....
  44. ncbi Recommendations for blood pressure measurement in humans and experimental animals. Part 2: Blood pressure measurement in experimental animals: a statement for professionals from the subcommittee of professional and public education of the American Heart A
    Theodore W Kurtz
    Hypertension 45:299-310. 2005
    ..Selection of the methods to be used should ultimately be guided by the study objectives to insure that the techniques chosen are appropriate for the experimental questions being explored...
  45. ncbi Evaluation of two devices for self-measurement of blood pressure according to the international protocol: the Omron M5-I and the Omron 705IT
    Mohamed A El Assaad
    The Cardiovascular Institute, Paris, France
    Blood Press Monit 8:127-33. 2003
    ..Two devices for self-measurement of blood pressure at the brachial artery-the Omron M5-I and the Omron 705IT-were evaluated according to the international protocol of the European Society of Hypertension...
  46. ncbi Effect of terminal digit preference on blood pressure measurement and treatment in primary care
    Paul J Nietert
    Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:147-52. 2006
    ..This article examines the prevalence of terminal digit preference (TDP) in primary care practices and the effect that a practice's level of TDP influences patients' BP measurements and management...
  47. pmc The BpTRU automatic blood pressure monitor compared to 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in the assessment of blood pressure in patients with hypertension
    Linda Beckett
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, 220 Bagot Street, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 5E9, Canada
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 5:18. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the degree to which the BpTRU automatic blood pressure monitor predicts results on 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM)...
  48. doi The value of ambulatory blood pressure in older adults: the Dublin outcome study
    Marian L Burr
    The Lewin Stroke and Rehabilitation Unit, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, UK
    Age Ageing 37:201-6. 2008
    ..ambulatory blood pressure (ABPM) appears to be a more accurate predictor of cardiovascular outcome than blood pressure (BP) measured in the clinic setting in younger adults...
  49. doi Optimum frequency of office blood pressure measurement using an automated sphygmomanometer
    Martin 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...
  50. ncbi Validation of a new algorithm for the BPM-100 electronic oscillometric office blood pressure monitor
    J 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...
  51. ncbi 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
    ....
  52. doi Meta-analysis of blood pressure tracking from childhood to adulthood and implications for the design of intervention trials
    A M Toschke
    Department of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 99:24-9. 2010
    ..Blood pressure (BP) is related with cardiovascular disease. BP tracking in childhood and its implication for intervention trials are unknown...
  53. doi Franz Volhard lecture: should doctors still measure blood pressure? The missing patients with masked hypertension
    Thomas 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...
  54. pmc Arterial pressure-based cardiac output in septic patients: different accuracy of pulse contour and uncalibrated pressure waveform devices
    Xavier 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
    ....
  55. ncbi Blood Pressure Measurement Education and Evaluation Program improves measurement accuracy in community-based nurses: a pilot study
    Brandy K Dickson
    Center for Senior Hypertension, Palmetto Health and University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:93-102. 2007
    ..Pilot study was developed to determine if a blood pressure measurement training program would improve guideline knowledge and technique in community-based nurses (n= 6)...
  56. pmc Blood pressure monitoring technique impacts hypertension treatment
    Gretchen M Ray
    University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy, MSC 09 5360, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:623-9. 2012
    ..In 2005 the American Heart Association (AHA) released updated recommendations for blood pressure (BP) monitoring in order to ensure accurate BP measurements...
  57. doi Pulse contour cardiac output derived from non-invasive arterial pressure in cardiovascular disease
    L W J Bogert
    Department of Internal Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Anaesthesia 65:1119-25. 2010
    ..However, Modelflow readings differed greatly from thermodilution when using non-invasive arterial pressure input...
  58. ncbi Assessing Ankle-Brachial Index (ABI) by using automated oscillometric devices
    Takao Kawamura
    Cardioclínica Araçatuba, Aracatuba, SP Brasil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 90:294-8. 2008
    ..Assessing Ankle-Brachial Index is an essential procedure in clinical settings, but since its measurement by the gold standard Doppler Ultrasonic (DU) technique is impaired by technical difficulties, it is underperformed...
  59. ncbi Patient characteristics and factors associated with inter-arm difference of blood pressure measurements in a general population in Ohasama, Japan
    Atsushi Kimura
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Tohoku University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science and Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    J Hypertens 22:2277-83. 2004
    ..To assess whether there is a natural difference in blood pressure (BP) measurements between the right and left arms, and to identify what factors are associated with this difference in a general population...
  60. ncbi Inter-arm blood pressure differences
    Barry J Materson
    J Hypertens 22:2267-8. 2004
  61. doi Self-measurement of blood pressure: validation of the Braun BP VitalScan Plus 1650 monitor according to the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol
    Hector Nolly
    Hypertension Center, Mendoza, Argentina
    Blood Press Monit 13:101-6. 2008
    ..Self-measurement of blood pressure (BP) has been increasingly encouraged as a supplement to measurements in the clinic...
  62. ncbi Concerning the problem of the methods of blood pressure measurement
    N S Korotkov
    J Hypertens 23:5. 2005
  63. doi Precision and accuracy of a new device (CNAPTM) for continuous non-invasive arterial pressure monitoring: assessment during general anaesthesia
    C Jeleazcov
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Br J Anaesth 105:264-72. 2010
    ..We assessed the performance of CNAP during general anaesthesia by analysis of agreement with invasive measurements of arterial pressure (AP)...
  64. pmc Inter-arm blood pressure difference in type 2 diabetes: a barrier to effective management?
    Christopher E Clark
    Institute of Health Service Research, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, Exeter, Devon
    Br J Gen Pract 59:428-32. 2009
    ..Recognition of such a difference would be important as a potential cause of underestimation of blood pressure...
  65. ncbi The normal difference in bilateral indirect blood pressure recordings in hypertensive individuals
    Gene R Pesola
    Department of Emergency Medicine of St Vincent s Hospital and New York Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:342-5. 2002
    ..A clinically significant difference was chosen as a systolic blood pressure value greater than 10 mm Hg between the upper extremities, as is commonly quoted at the bedside and in the literature...
  66. ncbi A randomised controlled trial of the effect of anticipation of a blood test on blood pressure
    T Marshall
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Hum Hypertens 16:621-5. 2002
    ..The practice of taking blood tests at the same time as measuring blood pressure may potentially bias estimations of blood pressure...
  67. ncbi Blood pressure should be measured in both arms on the first consultation
    Philippe Gosse
    Service de Cardiologie Hypertension arterielle, Hôpital Saint André, Bordeaux, France
    J Hypertens 20:1045-6. 2002
  68. ncbi Comparison of simultaneous measurements of blood pressure by tail-cuff and carotid arterial methods in conscious spontaneously hypertensive and Wistar-Kyoto rats
    Jamila Ibrahim
    Clinical Pharmacology, NHLI Division, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College of Medicine, London, UK
    Clin Exp Hypertens 28:57-72. 2006
    ..Telemetered SBP measurements in conscious rats were highly variable in a strain-dependent manner...
  69. ncbi Terminal digit preference and single-number preference in the Syst-Eur trial: influence of quality control
    David Wingfield
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Charing Cross Campus, Imperial College, Faculty of Medicine, London, UK
    Blood Press Monit 7:169-77. 2002
    ..We describe these preferences in the Syst-Eur randomized placebo-controlled trial of the treatment of isolated systolic hypertension and describe how we sought to eliminate these problems...
  70. ncbi Hypertension in children: an overview
    Andres Pinto
    Department of Oral Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, USA
    J Dent Educ 70:434-40. 2006
    ..Oral health professionals should become aware of the implications of hypertension in children...
  71. ncbi The impact of observer and patient factors on the occurrence of digit preference for zero in blood pressure measurement in a hypertension specialty clinic: evidence for the need of continued observation
    John W Graves
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Mayo Foundation, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Hypertens 19:567-72. 2006
    ..This study analyzes the occurrence of zero preference in 52,827 blood pressure (BP) measurements in 8513 patients by 11 hypertension nurse specialists in the Hypertension Division at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota...
  72. ncbi [Measuring the blood pressure in both arms is of little use; longitudinal study into blood pressure differences between both arms and its reproducibility in patients with diabetes mellitus type 2]
    N Kleefstra
    Isala Klinieken, afd Inwendige Geneeskunde, Zwolle
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 151:1509-14. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of inter-arm blood pressure differences > 10 mmHg in patients with diabetes mellitus type 2 (DM2) and to determine whether these differences are consistent over time...
  73. ncbi 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
    ....
  74. ncbi 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
    ....
  75. doi Consistent relationship between automated office blood pressure recorded in different settings
    Martin 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...
  76. ncbi 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
    ....
  77. doi Validation of the Microlife Watch BP Office professional device for office blood pressure measurement according to the International protocol
    George 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...
  78. doi Nexfin noninvasive continuous blood pressure validated against Riva-Rocci/Korotkoff
    Daan 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)...
  79. ncbi Development and modelling of arterial applanation tonometry: a review
    Koen 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...
  80. ncbi 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...
  81. ncbi White coat effect and white coat hypertension in community pharmacy practice
    Andrea 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...
  82. ncbi Measurement, calculation, and normal range of the ankle-arm index: a bibliometric analysis and recommendation for standardization
    Steven 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...
  83. ncbi Preliminary study to investigate the normal range of Ankle Brachial Pressure Index in young adults
    Stuart 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...
  84. ncbi Edwards FloTrac sensor and Vigileo monitor: easy, accurate, reliable cardiac output assessment using the arterial pulse wave
    Gerard 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...
  85. ncbi 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
    ....
  86. pmc Determinants of a healthy lifestyle and use of preventive screening in Canada
    Vikky 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...
  87. ncbi Best reproducibility of the ankle-arm index was calculated using Doppler and dividing highest ankle pressure by highest arm pressure
    Femke Atsma
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:1282-8. 2005
    ..To investigate which method of ankle-arm index (AAI) measurement in terms of selected arteries and blood pressure devices yields the highest reproducibility...
  88. ncbi Radial to femoral arterial blood pressure differences during liver transplantation
    D 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...
  89. ncbi Validation of the Microlife BPA100 Plus device for self-home blood pressure measurement according to the International Protocol
    George 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...
  90. pmc Blood pressure patterns in rural, semi-urban and urban children in the Ashanti region of Ghana, West Africa
    Charles Agyemang
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 5:114. 2005
    ....
  91. ncbi 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 study
    Kei Asayama
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Tohoku University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Science and Medicine, Sendai, Japan
    Stroke 35:2356-61. 2004
    ..To compare the predictive power of self-measured home blood pressure (HBP) and casual blood pressure (CBP) for stroke risk in relation to the Joint National Committee 7 (JNC-7) classification...
  92. ncbi Inflationary oscillometric blood pressure monitoring: validation of the OMRON-MIT
    Moneli Golara
    Maternal and Foetal Research Unit, GKT School of Medicine, St Thomas Hospital, London, UK
    Blood Press Monit 7:325-8. 2002
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of the OMRON-MIT, (an automated inflationary oscillometric blood pressure monitoring device) for use in the general population by direct comparison to standard auscultatory mercury sphygmomanometry...
  93. ncbi Comparison of the oscillometric blood pressure monitor (BPM-100(Beta) ) with the auscultatory mercury sphygmomanometer
    G S Mattu
    Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 6:153-9. 2001
    ....
  94. ncbi Intra-aneurysm pressure measurements in successfully excluded abdominal aortic aneurysm after endovascular repair
    Bjorn 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...
  95. ncbi Measuring blood pressure accurately: new and persistent challenges
    Daniel W Jones
    Department of Medicine, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 N State St, Jackson, MS 39216 4505, USA
    JAMA 289:1027-30. 2003
  96. doi Validation of volume-pressure recording tail-cuff blood pressure measurements
    Minjie 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...
  97. ncbi 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...
  98. ncbi Masked hypertension
    Thomas G Pickering
    Hypertension 40:795-6. 2002
  99. ncbi Prognostic significance of the nocturnal decline in blood pressure in individuals with and without high 24-h blood pressure: the Ohasama study
    Takayoshi 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...
  100. ncbi Methods and devices for measuring arterial compliance in humans
    Bruno 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)...
  101. ncbi Working Group on Blood Pressure Monitoring of the European Society of Hypertension International Protocol for validation of blood pressure measuring devices in adults
    Eoin O'Brien
    Blood Pressure Unit, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Blood Press Monit 7:3-17. 2002

Research Grants168 found, 100 shown here

  1. Reproducibility and Clinical Implications of Masked Hypertension
    Anthony 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. ..
  2. INHERITED RENAL AND ELECTROLYTE DEFECTS IN HYPERTENSION
    Richard Lifton; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..is a major determinant of intravascular volume in humans and consequently contributes directly to blood pressure determination. Because of the enormous amount of sodium filtered and reabsorbed by the kidney, a very small variation ..
  3. INHERITED RENAL AND ELECTROLYTE DEFECTS IN HYPERTENSION
    Richard Lifton; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..is a major determinant of intravascular volume in humans and consequently contributes directly to blood pressure determination. Because of the enormous amount of sodium filtered and reabsorbed by the kidney, a very small variation ..
  4. HYPERTENSION[C DAHL/RAPP AND THE RENIN GENE
    James Lewis; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..F2 rats will each undergo phenotypic blood pressure determination. A series of polymorphic markers will be identified between S and R using the random amplified ..
  5. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Evaluation of such strategies will improve BP control in hemodialysis patients and, in the long-term, provide cardiovascular protection. ..
  6. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Evaluation of such strategies will improve BP control in hemodialysis patients and, in the long-term, provide cardiovascular protection. ..
  7. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Evaluation of such strategies will improve BP control in hemodialysis patients and, in the long-term, provide cardiovascular protection. ..
  8. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Evaluation of such strategies will improve BP control in hemodialysis patients and, in the long-term, provide cardiovascular protection. ..
  9. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We hypothesize that that volume control can improve BP and antihypertensive therapy can regress left ventricular hypertrophy in long-term hemodialysis patients. ..
  10. Pathobiology of Kidney Disease: Role of Iron
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..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. ..
  11. Pathobiology of Kidney Disease: Role of Iron
    Rajiv 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. ..
  12. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv 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. ..
  13. Hypertension in Hemodialysis Patients
    Rajiv Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Evaluation of such strategies will improve BP control in hemodialysis patients and, in the long-term, provide cardiovascular protection. ..
  14. EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STUDY OF DIABETIC RETINOPATHY
    Ronald Klein; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..examination with vision determined by ETDRS protocol, stereo fundus photographs, height, weight, and blood pressure determination using HDFP protocol, and urine analysis with C-peptide determination...
  15. MENTORED PATIENT ORIENTED RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AW
    George Mansoor; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will provide information that will be important if clinical trials targeting nocturnal BP are to be designed. ..
  16. Conditioned Placebo Effects & Treatment of Hypertension
    Thomas Pickering; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The demonstration of a conditioned placebo effect that produces a sustained reduction of BP could result in more economical treatment with fewer side effects. ..
  17. MENTORED PATIENT ORIENTED RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AW
    George Mansoor; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This study will provide information that will be important if clinical trials targeting nocturnal BP are to be designed. ..
  18. Conditioned Placebo Effects & Treatment of Hypertension
    Thomas 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. ..
  19. Conditioned Placebo Effects & Treatment of Hypertension
    Thomas Pickering; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The demonstration of a conditioned placebo effect that produces a sustained reduction of BP could result in more economical treatment with fewer side effects. ..
  20. MENTORED PATIENT ORIENTED RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AW
    George Mansoor; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study will provide information that will be important if clinical trials targeting nocturnal BP are to be designed. ..
  21. MENTORED PATIENT ORIENTED RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AW
    George Mansoor; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This study will provide information that will be important if clinical trials targeting nocturnal BP are to be designed. ..
  22. Contingency Management for Initiating Smoking Abstinence
    WILLIAM 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. ..
  23. Contingency Management for Initiating Smoking Abstinence
    William White; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..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. ..
  24. Contingency Management for Initiating Smoking Abstinence
    William 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. ..
  25. MENTORED PATIENT ORIENTED RESEARCH CAREER DEVELOPMENT AW
    George Mansoor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will provide information that will be important if clinical trials targeting nocturnal BP are to be designed. ..
  26. MIND-BODY-BEHAVIORAL MED CLINICAL TRIALS INFRASTRUCTURE
    Karina Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The ultimate goal will be to make our findings available to 3 target audiences: 1) the network of investigators at Columbia; 2) the behavioral medicine community; and 3) the general medical community. ..
  27. Conditioned Placebo Effects & Treatment of Hypertension
    Thomas Pickering; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The demonstration of a conditioned placebo effect that produces a sustained reduction of BP could result in more economical treatment with fewer side effects. ..
  28. OBSERVATIONAL COHORT STUDY OF SODIUM, WEIGHT AND CVD
    Nancy Cook; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This cohort provides a unique resource to address the impact in a normotensive population of salt restriction and weight change on subsequent cardiovascular events. ..
  29. Causal Models for CVD Use by Aspirin and Vitamin E in the Women's Health Study
    Nancy 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. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Genetics of Cardiovascular Reactivity in Black Youth
    Bruce Alpert; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..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. ..
  31. Noninvasive Quantification of the Resistance Baroeflex
    Ramakrishna Mukkamala; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. Genetics of Cardiovascular Reactivity in Black Youth
    Bruce Alpert; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..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. ..
  33. OBSERVATIONAL COHORT STUDY OF SODIUM, WEIGHT AND CVD
    Nancy Cook; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This cohort provides a unique resource to address the impact in a normotensive population of salt restriction and weight change on subsequent cardiovascular events. ..
  34. Genetics of Cardiovascular Reactivity in Black Youth
    Bruce Alpert; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..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. ..
  35. OBSERVATIONAL COHORT STUDY OF SODIUM, WEIGHT AND CVD
    Nancy Cook; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This cohort provides a unique resource to address the impact in a normotensive population of salt restriction and weight change on subsequent cardiovascular events. ..
  36. OBSERVATIONAL COHORT STUDY OF SODIUM, WEIGHT AND CVD
    Nancy 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. ..
  37. Continuous Cardiac Output & Filling Pressure Monitoring
    Ramakrishna Mukkamala; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Genetics of Cardiovascular Reactivity in Black Youth
    Bruce 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. ..
  39. OBSERVATIONAL COHORT STUDY OF SODIUM, WEIGHT AND CVD
    Nancy Cook; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This cohort provides a unique resource to address the impact in a normotensive population of salt restriction and weight change on subsequent cardiovascular events. ..
  40. Causal Models for CVD Use by Aspirin and Vitamin E in the Women's Health Study
    Nancy Cook; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..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. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  41. Genetics of Cardiovascular Reactivity in Black Youth
    Bruce Alpert; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..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. ..
  42. International Population Study on Macronutrients and BP - INTERMAP
    LINDA VERNER VAN HORN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..During the next years (2009-2014), INTERMAP aims to focus in detail on multiple specific foods, food preparation and intake patterns, food influences on body metabolism and their relations to the population-wide blood pressure problem. ..
  43. Int'l Population on Macronutrients and BP - INTERMAP
    Jeremiah Stamler; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This, in turn, should aid in enhancing dietary recommendations for primary prevention o1 hypertension, and for shifting BP distributions downward to avoid excess risk associated with present unfavorable levels. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. INTL POPULATION STUDY ON MACRONUTRIENTS AND BP INTERMAP
    Jeremiah Stamler; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  45. Int'l Population on Macronutrients and BP - INTERMAP
    Jeremiah Stamler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This, in turn, should aid in enhancing dietary recommendations for primary prevention o1 hypertension, and for shifting BP distributions downward to avoid excess risk associated with present unfavorable levels. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. DIETARY SALT INTAKE AND THE METABOLIC EFFECTS OF INSULIN
    Raymond 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. ..
  47. Mechanisms of Disability in Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Results will be used to develop interventions designed to improve lower extremity functioning and prevent functional decline in persons with PAD. ..
  48. Fatty Acids, Angiotensin and Oxidative Stress
    Brent Egan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We believe the information generated by the proposed studies has the potential for elucidating biological mechanisms underlying obesity-associated hypertension and the potential for dietary anti-oxidants to modulate BP. ..
  49. BLOOD FACTORS AND PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE OUTCOMES
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  50. BLOOD FACTORS AND PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE OUTCOMES
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  51. Fatty Acids, Angiotensin and Oxidative Stress
    Brent Egan; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We believe the information generated by the proposed studies has the potential for elucidating biological mechanisms underlying obesity-associated hypertension and the potential for dietary anti-oxidants to modulate BP. ..
  52. Increasing Activity in Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  53. NEPHRITOGENIC EPITOPES IN GOODPASTURES SYNDROME
    WARREN BOLTON; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Further, the knowledge resultant from these investigations may provide a basis for the eventual development of specific therapeutic interventions for Goodpasture's syndrome. ..
  54. Vascular Medicine at Northwestern University
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..End of Abstract) ..
  55. Inflammation and Peripheral Arterial Disease Outcomes
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Results will be used to develop interventions to improve functioning and prevent functional decline in PAD. ..
  56. Prospective Renal Insufficiency Cohort Evaluation:PRICE
    Raymond 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.. ..
  57. Reducing Risk Factors in Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  58. Blood Markers of Vulnerability in High Risk Vascular Patients
    Mary 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. ..
  59. PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE AND FUNCTIONAL OUTCOMES
    Mary 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. ..
  60. Improving Functioning in Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..By identifying the optimal exercise program for improving functioning in PAD patients with and without IC, our findings will have substantial clinical and public health implications for millions of patients with PAD. ..
  61. BLOOD FACTORS AND PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL DISEASE OUTCOMES
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  62. Reducing Risk Factors in Peripheral Arterial Disease
    Mary Mcgrae McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  63. NEPHRITOGENIC EPITOPES IN GOODPASTURES SYNDROME
    WARREN BOLTON; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Further, the knowledge resultant from these investigations may provide a basis for the eventual development of specific therapeutic interventions for Goodpasture's syndrome. ..
  64. FATTY ACIDS EFFECTS ON VASCULAR REACTIVITY
    Brent 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. ..
  65. Inflammation and Peripheral Arterial Disease Outcomes
    Mary McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Results will be used to develop interventions to improve functioning and prevent functional decline in PAD. ..
  66. Vascular collagen accumulation & mechanical mechanisms in pulmonary hypertension
    Naomi 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. ..
  67. Vascular collagen accumulation & mechanical mechanisms in pulmonary hypertension
    Naomi 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. ..
  68. Vascular collagen accumulation & mechanical mechanisms in pulmonary hypertension
    Naomi 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. ..
  69. Vascular collagen accumulation & mechanical mechanisms in pulmonary hypertension
    Naomi Chesler; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Furthermore, these studies will answer critical questions regarding the mechanical mechanisms of right ventricular dysfunction secondary to pulmonary vascular remodeling in pulmonary hypertension. ..
  70. Vascular collagen accumulation & mechanical mechanisms in pulmonary hypertension
    Naomi 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. ..
  71. CPP Management Information Feedback and Nursing
    Catherine Kirkness; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  72. Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine Levels
    Edwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  73. CYCLIC AMP/ADENOSINE PATHWAY
    Edwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..abstract_text> ..
  74. RISK FACTORS FOR DIABETIC RETINOPATHY IN BLACK AMERICANS
    Monique 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...
  75. Translational Medicine and Cancer Therapy with Vasculature-Targeted Agents
    Michael 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. ..
  76. Arterial stiffness, blood pressure and cognition
    Merrill Elias; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  77. AGE, RISK FACTORS FOR CVD AND COGNITIVE FUNCTIONING
    Merrill Elias; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  78. Retinal Vascular Changes in Type 1 Diabetic African-Americans
    Monique Roy; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  79. RISK FACTORS FOR DIABETIC RETINOPATHY IN BLACK AMERICANS
    Monique Roy; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  80. CYCLIC AMP/ADENOSINE PATHWAY
    Edwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  81. Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine Levels
    Edwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  82. Arterial stiffness, blood pressure and cognition
    Merrill Elias; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  83. AGE, RISK FACTORS FOR CVD AND COGNITIVE FUNCTIONING
    Merrill Elias; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  84. Depression and Autonomic Control in Post-MI Patients
    Lana Watkins; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  85. Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine Levels
    Edwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  86. RISK FACTORS FOR DIABETIC RETINOPATHY IN BLACK AMERICANS
    Monique Roy; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..abstract_text> ..
  87. ANXIETY & VAGAL CONTROL OF THE HEART IN CORONARY DISEASE
    Lana Watkins; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..abstract_text> ..
  88. Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine Levels
    Edwin K Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It is conceivable that this project will provide information leading to safer and more effective drug-eluting stents. ..
  89. Potentiation of Ang II Induced Renal Vasoconstriction
    Edwin 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. ..
  90. Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine Levels
    Edwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It is conceivable that this project will provide information leading to safer and more effective drug-eluting stents. ..
  91. Potentiation of Ang II Induced Renal Vasoconstriction
    Edwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..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. ..
  92. Regulation of Renal Cortical Adenosine Levels
    Edwin Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  93. RISK FACTORS FOR DIABETIC RETINOPATHY IN BLACK AMERICANS
    Monique Roy; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..