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Insulin Pump Therapy and Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Edited by John Pickup.

September 2009; p ublished online May 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 128 pages.

This online reference is the first to combine a detailed discussion of the evidence-base for all aspects of CSII with a practical guide to treating people with diabetes using insulin pump...

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Serum Cystatin C and the Incidence of Hypertension in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

Karine Sahakyan, Barbara E.K. Klein, Kristine E. Lee, Michael Y. Tsai and Ronald Klein.

in American Journal of Hypertension

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 3103 words.

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Serum cystatin has been shown to be associated with hypertension in the general population. Little is known on the relationship of serum cystatin...

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Nifedipine, a Calcium-Channel Blocker, Attenuated Glucose Intolerance and White Adipose Tissue Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetic KK-Ay Mice

Masaru Iwai, Harumi Kanno, Shinji Inaba, Izumi Senba, Hisako Sone, Hirotomo Nakaoka and Masatsugu Horiuchi.

in American Journal of Hypertension

February 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 3431 words.

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To explore the metabolic actions of nifedipine on diabetes, we examined glucose intolerance and white adipose tissue changes in type 2 diabetic...

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Afternoon Blood Pressure Increase: A Blood Pressure Pattern Associated With Microvascular Complications in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Caroline K. Kramer, Cristiane B. Leitão, Luís H. Canani and Jorge L. Gross.

in American Journal of Hypertension

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 3597 words.

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Minor blood pressure (BP) alterations detected by ambulatory BP monitoring (ABPM) was associated with microvascular disease in type 2 diabetes...

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Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors, Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers and Diabetes: A Meta-Analysis of Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trials

Giuliano Tocci, Francesco Paneni, Francesca Palano, Sebastiano Sciarretta, Andrea Ferrucci, Theodore Kurtz, Giuseppe Mancia and Massimo Volpe.

in American Journal of Hypertension

May 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes. 5900 words.

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To determine whether the administration of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors or angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs) on top of...

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Diabetic Retinopathy

Edited by Paul Dodson.

December 2008; p ublished online May 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes; Ophthalmology. 200 pages.

With each section written by a specialist with a specific role in a diabetic retinopathy screening scheme, this online reference contains over 100 images.

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The Clinical and Molecular Genetics of Alström Syndrome

Gayle B. Collin, Jan D. Marshall, Jürgen K. Naggert and Patsy M. Nishina.

in Genetics of Obesity Syndromes

July 2009; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Genetics; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 5533 words.

Alström syndrome (ALMS, Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man [OMIM] 203800) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by progressive neurosensory deficits, childhood obesity,...

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Moderate Waist Circumference and Hypertension Prevalence: The REGARDS Study

Deborah A. Levine, David A. Calhoun, Ronald J. Prineas, Mary Cushman, Virginia J. Howard and George Howard.

in American Journal of Hypertension

April 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4477 words.

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High waist circumference (WC) (women: >88 cm; men: >102 cm)increases cardiovascular risk. Less is known about moderate WC(women: 80–88 cm; men:...

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Different Natriuretic Responses in Obese and Lean Rats in Response to Nitric Oxide Reduction

Marta A. Ambrozewicz, Ali A. Khraibi, Fatma Simsek-Duran, Sophia C. DeBose, Hind A. Baydoun and Anca D. Dobrian.

in American Journal of Hypertension

August 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 5008 words.

Background

Nitric oxide (NO) is an important regulator of renal sodium transport and participates in the control of natriuresis and diuresis. In obesity, the...

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Compliance With a Structured Weight Loss Program Is Associated With Reduced Systolic Blood Pressure in Obese Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease

Helen L. MacLaughlin, Pantelis A. Sarafidis, Sharlene A. Greenwood, Katrina L. Campbell, Wendy L. Hall and Iain C. Macdougall.

in American Journal of Hypertension

September 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4049 words.

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The effectiveness of lifestyle-based weight loss programs in obese patients with chronic disease has not been widely studied. This study examined...

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Associations Between Trunk, Leg and Total Body Adiposity with Arterial Stiffness

Miryoung Lee, Audrey C. Choh, Ellen W. Demerath, Bradford Towne, Roger M. Siervogel and Stefan A. Czerwinski.

in American Journal of Hypertension

October 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4461 words.

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Obesity and arterial stiffness are associated, but fat distribution patterns may be more strongly related to arterial stiffness than general...

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Overweight and Its Association With Aortic Pressure Wave Reflection After Exercise

Chi Young Shim, Woo-In Yang, Sungha Park, Min-Kyung Kang, Young-Guk Ko, Donghoon Choi, Yangsoo Jang, Namsik Chung and Jong-Won Ha.

in American Journal of Hypertension

October 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Bariatric Surgery; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4153 words.

Background

Obesity is associated with arterial stiffening, left ventricular (LV) hypertrophy, and diastolic dysfunction. However, there is no data regarding...

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Heart Disease and Diabetes

Edited by Miles Fisher.

May 2010; p ublished online January 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Endocrinology and Diabetes; Cardiovascular Medicine; Clinical Medicine. 176 pages.

This online guide details the complications that diabetes presents in relation to heart disease, introduces the reader to various risk factors and discusses the possible treatments that can...

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High Salt Intake Delayed Angiotensin II–Induced Hypertension in Mice With a Genetic Variant of NADPH Oxidase

Mohammed Z. Haque and Dewan S.A. Majid.

in American Journal of Hypertension

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Biochemistry; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4339 words.

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gp91PHOX, a catalytic subunit of NAD(P)H oxidase, is involved in angiotensin II (Ang II)-induced superoxide (O2 ) generation. This...

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Human Dopamine β-Hydroxylase Promoter Variant Alters Transcription in Chromaffin Cells, Enzyme Secretion, and Blood Pressure

Yuqing Chen, Kuixing Zhang, Gen Wen, Fangwen Rao, Amber P. Sanchez, Lei Wang, Juan L. Rodriguez-Flores, Manjula Mahata, Sushil K. Mahata, Jill Waalen, Michael G. Ziegler, Bruce A. Hamilton and Daniel T. O'Connor.

in American Journal of Hypertension

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Biochemistry; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4715 words.

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Dopamine β-hydroxylase (DBH) plays an indispensable role in catecholamine synthesis by converting dopamine into norepinephrine. Here, we...

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Blockade of AT1 Receptors Protects the Blood–Brain Barrier and Improves Cognition in Dahl Salt-Sensitive Hypertensive Rats

Nicolas Pelisch, Naohisa Hosomi, Masaki Ueno, Daisuke Nakano, Hirofumi Hitomi, Masaki Mogi, Kenji Shimada, Hiroyuki Kobori, Masatsugu Horiuchi, Haruhiko Sakamoto, Masayasu Matsumoto, Masakazu Kohno and Akira Nishiyama.

in American Journal of Hypertension

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Biochemistry; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4004 words.

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The present study tested the hypothesis that inappropriate activation of the brain renin-angiotensin system (RA S) contributes to the pathogenesis...

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Inflammation and Hypertension: The Interplay of Interleukin-6, Dietary Sodium, and the Renin–Angiotensin System in Humans

Bindu Chamarthi, Gordon H. Williams, Vincent Ricchiuti, Nadarajah Srikumar, Paul N. Hopkins, James M. Luther, Xavier Jeunemaitre and Abraham Thomas.

in American Journal of Hypertension

October 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Biochemistry; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4420 words.

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Prior evidence suggests a link between inflammation and hypertension. Interleukin-6 (IL-6) has been implicated in animal studies to play an...

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Angiotensin II Shifts Insulin Signaling Into Vascular Remodeling From Glucose Metabolism in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells

Hirofumi Hitomi, Kumiko Kaifu, Yoshiko Fujita, Tadashi Sofue, Daisuke Nakano, Kumiko Moriwaki, Taiga Hara, Hideyasu Kiyomoto, Masakazu Kohno, Hiroyuki Kobori and Akira Nishiyama.

in American Journal of Hypertension

October 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Biochemistry; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 3698 words.

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To clarify the role of angiotensin II (Ang II) in insulin-induced arteriosclerosis, we examined the effects of Ang II on insulin-induced...

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Augmentation Index Association With Reactive Hyperemia as Assessed by Peripheral Arterial Tonometry in Hypertension

Woo-In Yang, Sungha Park, Jong-Chan Youn, Nak Hoon Son, Sang-Hak Lee, Seok-Min Kang and Yangsoo Jang.

in American Journal of Hypertension

November 2011; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Biochemistry; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 3411 words.

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Augmentation pressure has emerged as a surrogate marker for cardiovascular disease, and endothelial dysfunction has been proposed as related...

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Blood Pressure, Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone, and Thyroid Disease Prevalence in Primary Aldosteronism and Essential Hypertension

Federica Turchi, Vanessa Ronconi, Valentina di Tizio, Marco Boscaro and Gilberta Giacchetti.

in American Journal of Hypertension

December 2011; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroendocrinology and Autonomic Nervous System; Biochemistry; Endocrinology and Diabetes. 4054 words.

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A positive correlation between thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) and blood pressure (BP) has been identified in normotensives and in patients with...

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