Pedro Armario

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Integrated Management Area of Vascular Risk: A new organisational model for global control of risk factors]
    P Armario
    Área de Atención Integrada de Riesgo Vascular, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, España Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Sant Joan Despí Moisès Broggi Hospital General de l Hospitalet, Consorci Sanitari Integral Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, España Electronic address
    Hipertens Riesgo Vasc . 2016
  2. doi request reprint [Secondary prevention of ischemic non cardioembolic stroke]
    Pedro Armario
    Servicio de Atención Integrada Riesgo Vascular, Hospital Moisés Broggi Consorci Sanitari Integral, Sant Joan Despi, Barcelona, España Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Moisés Broggi Consorci Sanitari Integral, Sant Joan Despi, Barcelona, España Electronic address
    Clin Investig Arterioscler 27:287-300. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Resistant hypertension
    P Armario
    Unidad de HTA y Riesgo Vascular, Área de Enfermedades Cardiovasculares, Hospital Moisés Broggi Sant Joan Despi Hospitalet, Universidad de Barcelona, España Electronic address
    Rev Clin Esp (Barc) 213:388-93. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Therapeutic strategies to improve control of hypertension
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Hospital Moisès Broggi, CSI, Univsersity of Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 31:S9-12. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Increased pulse pressure is associated with left atrial enlargement in resistant hypertensive patients
    Pedro Armario
    Hypertension and Vascular Risk Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 22:39-44. 2013
  6. doi request reprint [Prevalence of target organ damage and metabolic abnormalities in resistant hypertension]
    Pedro Armario
    Unidad de Hipertension Arterial, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 137:435-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Urinary albumin excretion at follow-up predicts cardiovascular outcomes in subjects with resistant hypertension
    Anna Oliveras
    Hypertension Unit, Nephrology Department, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Hypertens 26:1148-54. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Clinical differences between resistant hypertensives and patients treated and controlled with three or less drugs
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 30:1211-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Clinical features of 8295 patients with resistant hypertension classified on the basis of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Plaza Dr Robert 5, 08221 Terrassa, Spain
    Hypertension 57:898-902. 2011
  10. doi request reprint [Prevalence of target organ damage and factors associated with cardiovascular events in subjects with refractory hypertension]
    Pedro Armario
    Unidad de Hipertensión y Riesgo Vascular, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 133:127-31. 2009

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint [Integrated Management Area of Vascular Risk: A new organisational model for global control of risk factors]
    P Armario
    Área de Atención Integrada de Riesgo Vascular, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, España Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Sant Joan Despí Moisès Broggi Hospital General de l Hospitalet, Consorci Sanitari Integral Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, España Electronic address
    Hipertens Riesgo Vasc . 2016
    ....
  2. doi request reprint [Secondary prevention of ischemic non cardioembolic stroke]
    Pedro Armario
    Servicio de Atención Integrada Riesgo Vascular, Hospital Moisés Broggi Consorci Sanitari Integral, Sant Joan Despi, Barcelona, España Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Moisés Broggi Consorci Sanitari Integral, Sant Joan Despi, Barcelona, España Electronic address
    Clin Investig Arterioscler 27:287-300. 2015
    ..The clinical practice guidelines show clear recommendations with corresponding levels of evidence, but only if implemented in a general way they will get a better primary and secondary stroke prevention. ..
  3. doi request reprint Resistant hypertension
    P Armario
    Unidad de HTA y Riesgo Vascular, Área de Enfermedades Cardiovasculares, Hospital Moisés Broggi Sant Joan Despi Hospitalet, Universidad de Barcelona, España Electronic address
    Rev Clin Esp (Barc) 213:388-93. 2013
    ..The patient had obesity, with a body mass index of 36.3kg/m(2) and office blood pressure 162/102mm Hg. Physical examination showed no data of interest...
  4. doi request reprint Therapeutic strategies to improve control of hypertension
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Hospital Moisès Broggi, CSI, Univsersity of Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 31:S9-12. 2013
    ..If well tolerated, a long-term therapeutic regimen that includes a diuretic, an ACE inhibitor or an angiotensin receptor blocker, and a calcium channel blocker is the recommended optimal triple therapy...
  5. doi request reprint Increased pulse pressure is associated with left atrial enlargement in resistant hypertensive patients
    Pedro Armario
    Hypertension and Vascular Risk Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 22:39-44. 2013
    ..28, 95% CI 1.24-1.32; p = 0.001). In conclusion, besides classical determinants of LAE, such as age and LVH, an elevated night-time PP was independently associated with LAE in patients with RH...
  6. doi request reprint [Prevalence of target organ damage and metabolic abnormalities in resistant hypertension]
    Pedro Armario
    Unidad de Hipertension Arterial, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 137:435-9. 2011
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  7. doi request reprint Urinary albumin excretion at follow-up predicts cardiovascular outcomes in subjects with resistant hypertension
    Anna Oliveras
    Hypertension Unit, Nephrology Department, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Hypertens 26:1148-54. 2013
    ..Renal function and albuminuria predict cardiovascular disease (CVD) in general population. However, their prognostic value in patients with resistant hypertension (RH) is somewhat unknown...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical differences between resistant hypertensives and patients treated and controlled with three or less drugs
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    J Hypertens 30:1211-6. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate clinical differences, target organ damage and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in resistant hypertensive patients and patients controlled on three or less drugs...
  9. doi request reprint Clinical features of 8295 patients with resistant hypertension classified on the basis of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Plaza Dr Robert 5, 08221 Terrassa, Spain
    Hypertension 57:898-902. 2011
    ..A worse risk profile is associated with true resistant hypertension, but this association is weak, thus making it necessary to assess ambulatory blood pressure monitoring for a correct diagnosis and management...
  10. doi request reprint [Prevalence of target organ damage and factors associated with cardiovascular events in subjects with refractory hypertension]
    Pedro Armario
    Unidad de Hipertensión y Riesgo Vascular, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 133:127-31. 2009
    ..To asses the prevalence of target organ damage (TOD) and factors associated with cardiovascular events in subjects with refractory hypertension...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Clustering of cardiovascular risk factors and prevalence of metabolic syndrome in subjects with resistant hypertension]
    Raquel Hernández del Rey
    Unidad de Hipertensión Arterial y Riesgo Vascular, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Consorci Sanitari Integral, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:241-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the clustering of cardiovascular risk factors and the prevalence of metabolic syndrome (MS) in this sample of subjects with resistant hypertension (RH)...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of hypertension in elderly long-term care residents in Spain. The Geriatric HTA study]
    Montserrat Martin-Baranera
    Unidad de Epidemiologia Clinica, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Consorci Sanitari Integral, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 127:681-7. 2006
    ..This study aimed to estimate the prevalence of hypertension in elderly long-term care residents in Spain and to describe such population in terms of comorbidity and hypertension treatment and control...
  13. pmc Spironolactone versus sympathetic renal denervation to treat true resistant hypertension: results from the DENERVHTA study - a randomized controlled trial
    Anna Oliveras
    aHypertension Unit, Nephrology Department, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute, Spanish Research Network REDINREN RD12 0021 0024 bInternal Medicine Department, Vascular Risk Area, Hospital Moisès Broggi, Consorci Sanitari Integral cVascular Surgery Department, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona IMIM Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute dInternal Medicine Department, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Julio Pascual and Alejandro De la Sierra contributed equally to this work, and are the colast authors
    J Hypertens 34:1863-71. 2016
    ..However, they have not been compared in a randomized clinical trial. We aimed to compare the efficacy of spironolactone versus RDN in patients with resistant hypertension...
  14. ncbi request reprint Renal Denervation vs. Spironolactone in Resistant Hypertension: Effects on Circadian Patterns and Blood Pressure Variability
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Hypertens 30:37-41. 2017
    ..However, this has not been addressed in a randomized comparative trial. We aimed to compare the effects of spironolactone and SRD on circadian BP and BPV...
  15. ncbi request reprint OS 28-01 BLOOD PRESSURE VARIABILITY IN PATIENTS TREATED WITH SPIRONOLACTONE OR RENAL DENERVATION.A RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    1Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa University of Barcelona, Spain 2Department of Nephrology, Hospital del Mar Barcelona, Spain 3Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Hospital Moisès Broggi, Spain
    J Hypertens 34:e251. 2016
    ..To compare the effect on circadian blood pressure (BP) and BP variability of treatment with sympathetic renal denervation versus spironolactone in resistant hypertensive patients...
  16. doi request reprint Abnormalities of vascular function in resistant hypertension
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 21:104-9. 2012
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  17. ncbi request reprint Cardiac damage in hypertensive patients with inverse white coat hypertension. Hospitalet study
    Raquel Hernández del-Rey
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Internal Medicine, Consorci Sanitari de la Creu Roja a Catalunya, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 12:89-96. 2003
    ..Few studies have assessed the relationship between ambulatory blood pressure (BP) and cardiac damage in essential hypertensive patients with inverse white coat hypertension (IWCH)...
  18. doi request reprint Antihypertensive treatment and stroke prevention: are angiotensin receptor blockers superior to other antihypertensive agents?
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis 3:197-204. 2009
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  19. doi request reprint [Control of blood pressure in hypertensive patients on combination therapy]
    Alejandro de la Sierra
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Mutua Terrassa, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, España Electronic address
    Med Clin (Barc) 144:145-50. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the degree of BP control and its relationship with treatment-related factors in hypertensive patients treated with 2 or 3 agents and attended in referral units...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effect of age on the relationship of pulse pressure and left ventricular mass in untreated patients with mild to moderate hypertension
    Pedro Armario
    Department of Internal Medicine, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 11:13-7. 2002
    ..To study the relationship between left ventricular mass (LMV) and pulse pressure (PP) in mild to moderate hypertensive patients according to age and gender...
  21. doi request reprint Blood pressure in the initial phase of acute ischaemic stroke: evolution and its role as an independent prognosis factor at discharge and after 3 months of follow-up
    Pedro Armario
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hypertension and Vascular Risk Unit, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, Universitat of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Blood Press 17:284-90. 2008
    ..A prospective observational study was aimed at assessing the role of blood pressure (BP) during the first 24 h from stroke onset on the outcome of acute ischaemic stroke...
  22. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure as a therapeutic target in stroke
    Pedro Armario
    Unit of Hypertension and Vascular Risk, Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital General de L Hospitalet, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Top Med Chem 9:1278-84. 2009
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  23. doi request reprint Blood pressure control is similar in treated hypertensive patients with optimal or with high-normal albuminuria
    Anna Oliveras
    Hypertension Unit, Nephrology Department, Hospital Universitari del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Hypertens 27:1185-90. 2014
    ..We sought to explore the association between different levels of UAE and BP control in treated hypertensive patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Stress, cardiovascular disease and hypertension]
    Pedro Armario
    Unidad de HTA y Riesgo Cardiovascular, Consorci Sanitari de la Creu Roja a Catalunya, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Clin (Barc) 119:23-9. 2002
  25. pmc Implementation of Spanish adaptation of the European guidelines on cardiovascular disease prevention in primary care
    Carlos Brotons
    Research Unit, Sardenya Primary Health Care Center Biomedical Research Institute Sant Pau IIB Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Fam Pract 14:36. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to ascertain the degree of awareness and implementation of the Spanish adaptation of the European guidelines on CVD prevention in clinical practice (CEIPC guidelines) among PCPs...