Administration of coenzyme Q10 to patients with essential hypertension
It is clear from familial and longitudinal studies of blood pressure that there is a link between genetic and environmental influences on blood pressure during childhood and the development of essential hypertension
Evaluation of regional myocardial dynamics in left ventricular hypertrophy secondary to essential hypertension
Various theories regarding risk factors for arterial dissection include common disorders such as essential hypertension
and less common connective tissue disorders (1) such as the Marfan and Ehlers Danlos syndromes.
Nitric oxide and eNOS gene in essential hypertension
To date, three common genetic variants of the aldosterone synthase gene (CYP11B2) have been identified as possible determinants of high blood pressure in patients with essential hypertension
Oksenberg, "Treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea Improves Essential Hypertension
and Quality of Life," Am.
The present study investigates the effectiveness of hypnosis in reducing mild essential hypertension
In a study-conducted by Kaushik et al, in which mental relaxation and deep breathing methods were implemented by patients with essential hypertension
, it was determined that there were statistically significant decreases in systolic and diastolic blood pressure(35).
However, whether in the long term this can also reduce the risk of late complications in people with sustained high blood pressure, otherwise known as essential hypertension
, and whether in the long term their anti-hypertensive medication can be reduced remains unresolved, the study by the Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG) concluded.
Research: The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that consumption of cocoa may simultaneously lower blood pressure, improve endothelial dysfunction and ameliorate insulin resistance in subjects with essential hypertension
More studied is the transition T2238[right arrow]C in the ANP precursor gene, which has been found to be associated with higher circulating concentrations of ANP in salt-sensitive essential hypertension
, with nonfatal myocardial infarction, extent of coronary artery disease and stroke, and left ventricular mass in essential hypertension
, although no data are available regarding its role in the HF disease (7,14).