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Antihypertensive Agents: Mechanisms of Action

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Antihypertensive drugs are used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) which aims to prevent the complications of high blood pressure, such as stroke and myocardial infarction. Discover the latest research on antihypertensive drugs and their mechanism of action here.

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Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Trends in U.S. Ambulatory Cardiovascular Care 2013 to 2017: JACC Review Topic of the Week

Journal of the American College of CardiologyJanuary 11, 2020
Thomas M MaddoxFrederick A Masoudi
PloS One

Hypertension prevalence but not control varies across the spectrum of risk in patients with atrial fibrillation: A RE-LY atrial fibrillation registry sub-study

PloS OneJanuary 16, 2020
Finlay A McAlisterRE-LY Atrial Fibrillation Registry Investigators
European Journal of Heart Failure

Effects of spironolactone on serum markers of fibrosis in people at high risk of developing heart failure: rationale, design and baseline characteristics of a proof-of-concept, randomised, precision-medicine, prevention trial. The Heart OMics in AGing (HOMAGE) trial

European Journal of Heart FailureJanuary 18, 2020
Pierpaolo PellicoriJohn G F Cleland
Pregnancy Hypertension

Identifying hypertension in pregnancy using electronic medical records: The importance of blood pressure values

Pregnancy HypertensionJanuary 19, 2020
Lu ChenSascha Dublin
Journal of the American College of Cardiology

Exercise Pulmonary Hypertension Predicts Clinical Outcomes in Patients With Dyspnea on Effort

Journal of the American College of CardiologyJanuary 11, 2020
Jennifer E HoGregory D Lewis
Circulation Research

Sympathetic Enhancement of Memory T Cell Homing and Hypertension Sensitization

Circulation ResearchJanuary 14, 2020
Liang XiaoDavid G Harrison

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) therapy in patients with hypertension, cardiovascular, renal or gastrointestinal comorbidities: joint APAGE/APLAR/APSDE/APSH/APSN/PoA recommendations

GutJanuary 16, 2020
Cheuk-Chun SzetoFrancis K L Chan
The Journal of Clinical Hypertension

Blood pressure and glucose control and the prevalence of albuminuria and left ventricular hypertrophy in patients with hypertension and diabetes

The Journal of Clinical HypertensionJanuary 17, 2020
Wei ZhangATTEND investigators

Left Ventricular Mass and Incident Chronic Kidney Disease

HypertensionJanuary 14, 2020
Rajiv AgarwalVanessa Xanthakis
Journal of Human Hypertension

Antihypertensive therapy and sudden cardiac death, should we expect the unexpected?

Journal of Human HypertensionJanuary 16, 2020
Elias SanidasJohn Barbetseas
Cardiovascular Endocrinology & Metabolism

Cardioprotective diabetes drugs: what cardiologists need to know

Cardiovascular Endocrinology & MetabolismJanuary 17, 2020
Jenifer M Brown, Brendan M Everett
Current Protein & Peptide Science

Antimicrobial Peptides From Lycosidae (Sundevall, 1833) Spiders

Current Protein & Peptide ScienceJanuary 18, 2020
Marcella Nunes Melo-BragaMaria Elena de Lima
Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Official Journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions

Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty with selective stenting for the treatment of renal artery stenosis caused by fibromuscular dysplasia: 18 years' experience from the China Center for Cardiovascular Disease

Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions : Official Journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & InterventionsJanuary 17, 2020
Yang ChenRunlin Gao
Journal of Pharmaceutical Analysis

Irbesartan desmotropes: Solid-state characterization, thermodynamic study and dissolution properties

Journal of Pharmaceutical AnalysisJanuary 14, 2020
Andrea Mariela Araya-SibajaSilvia Lucía Cuffini
Biology of Sex Differences

6β-Hydroxytestosterone, a metabolite of testosterone generated by CYP1B1, contributes to vascular changes in angiotensin II-induced hypertension in male mice

Biology of Sex DifferencesJanuary 18, 2020
Ajeeth K PingiliKafait U Malik

Relationship Between the Gastrointestinal Side Effects of an Anti-Hypertensive Medication and Changes in the Serum Lipid Metabolome

NutrientsJanuary 17, 2020
Yoomin AhnEungbin Kim
Kidney & Blood Pressure Research

A Study of Morphological Changes in Renal Afferent Arterioles Induced by Angiotensin II Type 1 Receptor Blockers in Hypertensive Patients

Kidney & Blood Pressure ResearchJanuary 17, 2020
Yohko NagaiNobuaki Yamanaka
Current Hypertension Reports

Hypertension Management in Nursing Homes: Review of Evidence and Considerations for Care

Current Hypertension ReportsJanuary 16, 2020
Michelle VuCarolyn T Thorpe
Vascular Health and Risk Management

Spotlight on Spironolactone Oral Suspension for the Treatment of Heart Failure: Focus on Patient Selection and Perspectives

Vascular Health and Risk ManagementJanuary 11, 2020
Antonis A ManolisAntonis S Manolis
Critical Pathways in Cardiology

Effect of Elevated Calcium Score on Normal Myocardial Perfusion Study on Clinician Management of Coronary Artery Disease Risk Factors

Critical Pathways in CardiologyJanuary 16, 2020
Anita WokhluDavid E Winchester

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