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Arterial Stiffness in Hypertension

Handbook of Hypertension Series (Handbook of Hypertension)

by Michel Safar

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Published by Elsevier .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages624
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Open LibraryOL7530880M
ISBN 100444517588
ISBN 109780444517586

Arterial stiffness is an age-related disorder. In the medial layer of arteries, mechanical fracture due to fatigue failure for the pulsatile wall strain causes medial degeneration vascular remodeling. The alteration of extracellular matrix composition and arterial geometry result in structural arterial stiffness. Calcium deposition and other factors such as advanced glycation end product Author: Takayuki Namba, Nobuyuki Masaki, Bonpei Takase, Takeshi Adachi. Arterial stiffness is closely associated with hypertension and increasingly recognized as an independent predictor of total and CV morbidity and mortality [34–39].

RhoBTB1 protects against hypertension and arterial stiffness by restraining phosphodiesterase 5 activity Masashi Mukohda, 1 Shi Fang, 1,2 Jing Wu, 1,2 Larry N. Agbor, 1 Anand R. Nair, 1 Stella-Rita C. Ibeawuchi, 1 Chunyan Hu, 1 Xuebo Liu, 1 Ko-Ting Lu, 1,2 Deng-Fu Guo, 1 Deborah R. Davis, 1 Henry L. Keen, 1 Frederick W. Quelle, 1 and Curt D Cited by: 4. In this book, the first to specifically focus on arterial stiffness in clinical practice, Prof. Roland Asmar has done a splendid job in reviewing older concepts and blending these with the new work that he and his colleagues have been conducting over the past two decades, and contributions from around the globe.

6 Arterial stiffness independently predicts all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in patients with comorbidities, in the elderly, and in apparently healthy adults. 7 Basal limb blood flow.   Arterial stiffness in children with essential hypertension and white coat hypertension was impaired compared with healthy children. This finding has made us think that white coat hypertension is not an innocent clinical situation. This information should be taken into consideration in the follow-up and treatment approaches of the : Semiha Terlemez Tokgöz, Dilek Yılmaz, Yavuz Tokgöz, Bülent Çelik, Yasin Bulut.


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Arterial Stiffness in Hypertension: Handbook of Hypertension Series (Volume 23) (Handbook of Hypertension (Volume 23)) [Safar MD, Michel, O'Rourke MD DSc, Michael F.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Arterial Stiffness in Hypertension: Handbook of Hypertension Series (Volume 23) (Handbook of Hypertension (Volume 23))Price: $   Genetic aspects of arterial stiffness and pulse pressure in clinical hypertension.

Heart rate, pulse pressure and arterial stiffness. The relation of large arterial structure and function to cardiac hypertrophy in hypertension. Arterial stiffness in chronic heart failure. Arterial stiffness and various cardiovascular : Genetic aspects of arterial stiffness and pulse pressure in clinical hypertension.

Heart rate, pulse pressure and arterial stiffness. The relation of large arterial structure and function to cardiac hypertrophy in hypertension. 9 11/16 X 7 7/16 in I: Basic concepts of pulsatile arterial hemodynamics Principles and definitions of arterial stiffness, wave reflections and pulse pressure amplification.

Large arteries, microcirculation and the m echanism of hypertension. Basic concepts of pulsatile arterial hemodynamics --Patophysiological mechanisms --Arterial stiffness, wave reflections, cardiovascular risk and end-organ damage --Clinical aspects of arterial stiffness and wave reflections --Therapeutic aspects of arterial stiffness and wave reflections.

Series Title: Handbook of hypertension, v. Arterial hypertension is one of the traditional risk factors involved in the development of cardiovascular events, while arterial stiffness is an independent predictor of cardiovascular disease in patients with by: 3.

Blood Pressure and Arterial Wall Mechanics in Cardiovascular Diseases has been written to facilitate understanding of these new concepts regarding bleed pressure and cardiac risk, and prepare the reader for the considerable evolution of the topic in the years to come.

Much has been learned already regarding the management of these patients, and. Increased arterial stiffness, an independent predictor of cardiovascular (CV) disease risk and mortality, is associated with age, hypertension, end-stage renal disease, and atherosclerosis.

1–5 Noninvasive devices such as Doppler ultrasound, MRI, or pulse wave velocity (PWV) measured by applanation tonometry 6–9 are currently available to assess vascular by: Hypertension-mediated organ damage regression and cardiovascular risk reduction with antihypertensive treatment.

When to refer a patient with hypertension for hospital-based care. 6 Genetics and Hypertension. 7 Treatment of Hypertension. Beneficial effects of blood-pressure-lowering therapy in hypertension.

Purchase Hypertension - 2nd Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNMechanisms and Causes of Arterial Stiffness. Hypertension and arterial stiffness are closely associated with age. 4 Degeneration of compliant elastin fibers, and deposition of stiffer collagen, is considered a key cause of age-related arterial stiffening.

Moreover, blood pressure plays a significant role in determining vessel wall structure, with remodeling occurring to compensate for changes Cited by:   Elsevier Health Sciences Medical Books, ebooks and journals - UK Arterial Stiffness in Hypertension, 1st Edition.

Handbook of Hypertension Series. Authors: Michel Safar & Michael F. O'Rourke Date of Publication: 03/ View other titles in the "Handbook of Hypertension" :   And then, we will discuss (a) the predictive value of arterial stiffness not only for incident hypertension, but also for cardiovascular events, (b) the influence of low-grade inflammation associated with chronic diseases in the development of arterial stiffness and subsequently hypertension, (c) how the concept of Early Vascular Ageing can Author: Stéphane Laurent, Pedro Guimarães Cunha.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Handbook of Hypertension, Volume Arterial Stiffness in Hypertension, Volume Handbook of Hypertension Series (Hardcover) at The robust (outcome) data provided by epidemiological studies represent key milestones along an epidemiological timeline.

Arterial stiffness parameters (mostly pulse wave velocity) initially proved predictive ability for cardiovascular and all-cause mortality in three high-risk patient populations: end-stage renal disease, hypertension, and the elderly.

Increased arterial stiffness is closely linked to increased risk of hypertension and other diseases, such as chronic kidney disease and stroke. In this brief review, I will discuss recent progress in relating arterial stiffness research to by: 8.

Given that studies have confirmed the effect of hemodynamic parameters on PWV, this equation provides a clearer demonstration of the role played by the arterial elastic modulus, increased aortic stiffness, elasticity, and pulsatility in hypertension, particularly when the ratio of wall thickness to arterial diameter, and the blood density are.

The vast majority of the research on arterial stiffness has been concerned with the conduit arteries, wherein the best understood change is the increased stiffness that occurs with aging, the main effect of which is to increase the stiffness of the elastic conduit arteries (such as the carotid), but not the muscular arteries (such as the radial Cited by: The most important task of the European Society of Hypertension is to improve blood pressure treatment and increase blood pressure control, thus decreasing cardiovascular risk, premature cardiovascular and renal morbidity and mortality, with in addition a reduction of health-care costs.

Therefore, arterial stiffness predicts an increase in systolic blood pressure and incident hypertension. 13 These observations indicate a close relationship between aortic stiffening and the development of hypertension in human by:.

Elsevier Health Student and Practitioner Medical Books, ebooks and journals Menu. Need help? Free Delivery Secure Payment Direct from Elsevier. 0 Cart × You have no items in your shopping cart. FAQ. Change Location EU.Hypertension (HTN or HT), also known as high blood pressure (HBP), is a long-term medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is persistently elevated.

High blood pressure typically does not cause symptoms. Long-term high blood pressure, however, is a major risk factor for coronary artery disease, stroke, heart failure, atrial fibrillation, peripheral arterial disease, vision Specialty: Cardiology.Arterial stiffness is an important determinant of pulse pressure, and of left ventricular load and coronary perfusion pressure.

Assessments of stiffness Precise quantification is elusive, since stiffness is different in different arteries and even in the same artery at different pressures.