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  1. Nocturnal blood pressure (BP) has been shown to have a significant predictive value for cardiovascular disease. In some cases, it has a superior predictive value for future cardiovascular outcomes than daytime...

    Authors: Sungha Park, Sang-Hyun Ihm, In-Jeong Cho, Dae-Hee Kim, Jae Hyeong Park, Woo-Baek Chung, Seonghoon Choi, Hae Young Lee, Hyeon Chang Kim, Il Suk Sohn, Eun Mi Lee, Ju Han Kim, Kwang-il Kim, Eun Joo Cho, Ki-Chul Sung, Jinho Shin…
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:25
  2. The Korean Society of Hypertension has published the Korea Hypertension Fact Sheet 2022 to provide an overview of the magnitude and management status of hypertension and their recent trends.

    Authors: Hyeon Chang Kim, Hokyou Lee, Hyeok-Hee Lee, Gabin Lee, Eunji Kim, Moses Song, Jenny Moon and Yeeun Seo
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:22
  3. Non-dipping or reverse dipping patterns are known to be associated with adverse cardiovascular prognosis among the general population and clinical cohort. Few large sized studies have explored factors includin...

    Authors: Byung Sik Kim, Ju Han Kim, Wan Kim, Woo Shik Kim, Sungha Park, Sang Jae Lee, Jang Young Kim, Eun Mi Lee, Sang Hyun Ihm, Wook Bum Pyun, Jeong-Hun Shin and Jinho Shin
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:21
  4. Empathy is the core of the physician-patient relationship. The Consultation and Relational Empathy (CARE) measure is a useful tool for assessing patient-rated empathy. There have been scarce data on empathy in...

    Authors: Ran Heo, Jinho Shin, Byung Sik Kim, Hyun-Jin Kim, Kye-Yeung Park, Hoon-Ki Park, Yu Mi Kim, Seon Young Hwang and Stewart W. Mercer
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:19
  5. This review aims to describe existing evidence on the state of hypertension in Pakistan, including the prevalence, associated risk factors, preventive strategies, and challenges in the management of hypertension.

    Authors: Adil Elahi, Arzina Aziz Ali, Aamir Hameed Khan, Zainab Samad, Hunaina Shahab, Namra Aziz and Aysha Almas
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:17
  6. High levels of d-dimer, a marker of thrombotic events, are associated with poor outcomes in patients with various cardiovascular diseases. However, there has been no research on its prognostic implications in acu...

    Authors: Byung Sik Kim and Jeong-Hun Shin
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:16
  7. Cuffless blood pressure (BP) measurement, enabled by recent advances in wearable devices, allows for BP monitoring in daily life. This study aims to evaluate the feasibility, cresdence, and usefulness of cuffl...

    Authors: Yongjun Jang, Jong-Mo Seo, Sang-Hyun Ihm and Hae Young Lee
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:15
  8. Fluid overload secondary to loss of functional nephron mass can elevate blood pressure, which is characteristic of hypertension shown in chronic kidney disease (CKD). Therefore, it is logical to use diuretics ...

    Authors: Wonji Jo, Eun Sil Koh and Sungjin Chung
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:14
  9. The prevalence of hypertension (HT) among young adults aged 18 to 39 years is estimated to be 3.7% to 8.6% worldwide. Although the prevalence of HT in young adults is lower than that of the overall population,...

    Authors: Donghun Shin, JungMin Choi and Hae-Young Lee
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:13
  10. Reducing salt intake helps prevent complications of cerebrovascular disease. To help patients accept a low-sodium diet, the salty taste test is used to evaluate how much salt an individual actually consumes. T...

    Authors: Seon-Hee Yang, Jea-Chul Ha and Min-Ji Kim
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:12
  11. High blood pressure (HBP), including hypertension (HTN), is a predictor of cardiovascular events, and is an emerging challenge in young persons. The risk of cardiovascular events may be further amplified among...

    Authors: Richard Migisha, Alex Riolexus Ario, Daniel Kadobera, Lilian Bulage, Elizabeth Katana, Alex Ndyabakira, Peter Elyanu, Julius N. Kalamya and Julie R. Harris
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:6
  12. Many of the existing research studies have shown that serum uric acid (SUA) is a predictor of renal disease progression. More recently, studies have suggested an association between renal function-normalized S...

    Authors: Ryuichi Kawamoto, Asuka Kikuchi, Daisuke Ninomiya, Yoshio Tokumoto and Teru Kumagi
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:10
  13. More than 30 randomized controlled trials, supported by individual patient-level and group-level meta-analyses and a Delphi analysis of expert opinion, unequivocally show isometric resistance training (IRT) el...

    Authors: Biggie Baffour-Awuah, Melissa J. Pearson, Gudrun Dieberg, Jonathan D. Wiles and Neil A. Smart
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:9
  14. Little is known about the characteristics of arterial stiffness in heart failure (HF). This study was performed to compare the degree of arterial stiffness and its association with left ventricular (LV) diasto...

    Authors: Hack-Lyoung Kim, Jaehoon Chung, Seokmoon Han, Hyun Sung Joh, Woo-Hyun Lim, Jae-Bin Seo, Sang-Hyun Kim, Joo-Hee Zo and Myung-A Kim
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:8
  15. Leigh syndrome is a progressive neurodegenerative mitochondrial disorder caused by multiple genetic etiologies with multisystemic involvement that mostly affecting the central nervous system with high rate of ...

    Authors: Ana Solis, Joshua Shimony, Marwan Shinawi and Kevin T. Barton
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:7
  16. Hypertension is the leading cause of death in human being, which shows high prevalence and associated complications that increase the mortality and morbidity. Controlling blood pressure (BP) is very important ...

    Authors: Hack-Lyoung Kim, Eun Mi Lee, Shin Young Ahn, Kwang-il Kim, Hyeon Chang Kim, Ju Han Kim, Hae-Young Lee, Jang Hoon Lee, Jong-Moo Park, Eun Joo Cho, Sungha Park, Jinho Shin and Young-Kwon Kim
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:11
  17. The vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene serves as a good candidate gene for susceptibility to essential hypertension. The gene regulates the renin angiotensin system by influencing blood pressure regulation. Around 3% ...

    Authors: Richa Awasthi, Priyanka Thapa Manger and Rajesh Kumar Khare
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:5
  18. The association between cardiovascular risk factors and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is well established, but whether cardiovascular health (CVH) metrics is associated with NAFLD had not been fully...

    Authors: Sun Young Shim, Sun Jae Jung, Seung Up Kim and Hyeon Chang Kim
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2023 29:3
  19. Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy including preexisting (or chronic) hypertension are the most common complication encountered during pregnancy that contribute significantly to maternal and perinatal morbidi...

    Authors: Chika J. Okwor, Kayode S. Adedapo, Oluwasomidoyin O. Bello, Ijeoma A. Meka, Chukwuemeka V. Okwor, Chukwuemelie Z. Uche, Chiebonam E. Nwajiobi, Uloaku A. Nto-Ezimah, Chisom E. Uchechukwu and Ekene J. Arum
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:37
  20. We evaluated the association between cardiovascular risk factors and the magnitude of the difference in systolic blood pressure (SBP) between office and ambulatory measurements (masked effect) in untreated ind...

    Authors: Yea Je Lee, Moo-Yong Rhee, Je Sang Kim, Ungjeong Do, Ji-Hyun Kim, Byong-Kyu Kim and Hae-Young Kim
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:36
  21. To assess the efficacy and safety of a combination therapy involving fimasartan, amlodipine, and rosuvastatin in patients with essential hypertension and dyslipidemia who fail to respond to fimasartan monother...

    Authors: Eun-Seok Jeon, Sang Wook Lim, Seok-Yeon Kim, Hyoung-Mo Yang, Moo Hyun Kim, Moo-Yong Rhee, Seung Hwan Han, Jinho Shin, Kwang-il Kim, Jin-Ok Jeong, Ki Chul Sung, Geu Ru Hong, Hyung-Seop Kim, Kihwan Kwon, Tae-Soo Kang, Hae-Young Lee…
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:40
  22. Nonadherence to antihypertensive treatment is one of the main causes of the lack of blood pressure (BP) control. The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic imposes substantial social restriction impairing the...

    Authors: Mayra Cristina da Luz Pádua Guimarães, Juliana Chaves Coelho, Juliano dos Santos, Camila Braga de Oliveira Higa, Carime Farah Flórido, Renata Jae Won Lee, Grazielli Soares Paes, Giovanio Vieira da Silva, Luciano Ferreira Drager and Angela Maria Geraldo Pierin
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:35
  23. Hypertension (HTN), characterized by an elevation of blood pressure, is a serious public health chronic condition that significantly raises the risks of heart, brain, kidney, and other diseases. In South Afric...

    Authors: Peter Austin Morton Ntenda, Walaa Mamdouh Reyad El-Meidany, Fentanesh Nibret Tiruneh, Mfundi President Sebenele Motsa, Joyce Nyirongo, Gowokani Chijere Chirwa, Arnold Kapachika and Owen Nkoka
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:39
  24. The agreement between the commonly used ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) thresholds to diagnose ambulatory hypertension in children (patient’s 24-h mean ABP classified by 24-h 95th ABP percentile threshold, Ame...

    Authors: Ajay P. Sharma, Luis Altamirano-Diaz, Mohamed Mohamed Ali, Katryna Stronks, Amrit Kirpalani, Guido Filler and Kambiz Norozi
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:34
  25. Insomnia and other sleep disorders can cause an increase in blood pressure, thereby resulting in premature death. Regarding this, the present study was conducted to investigate the relationship between hyperte...

    Authors: Maryam Rezapour, Mahmood Moosazadeh, Amirhossein Hessami, Mohammad Khademloo and Seyed Hamzeh Hosseini
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:33
  26. High blood pressure (BP) and type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) are major causes of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) and heart failure (HF). Central blood pressure (CBP) is more predictive of ASCVD ...

    Authors: Min-Sik Kim, Seon-Ah Cha and Gee-Hee Kim
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:31
  27. Hypertension is a major risk factor of cardiovascular diseases, which is the leading cause of premature mortality worldwide. While untreated hypertension heightens the risk of mortality and morbidity among hyp...

    Authors: Biplab Kumar Datta and Mohammad Rifat Haider
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:30
  28. Home blood pressure measurement (HBPM) has the advantage of measuring blood pressure (BP) multiple times over a long period. HBPM effectively diagnoses stress-induced transient BP elevations (i.e., white coat ...

    Authors: Sang-Hyun Ihm, Jae-Hyeong Park, Jang Young Kim, Ju-Han Kim, Kwang-Il Kim, Eun Mi Lee, Hae-Young Lee, Sungha Park, Jinho Shin and Cheol-Ho Kim
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:38
  29. Unlike in adults, there are limited pediatric data exploring the association between acute respiratory illnesses and blood pressure abnormalities. The aim of our study was to explore the association of bronchi...

    Authors: Sophia Giang, Andrew J. Padovani and Lavjay Butani
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:29
  30. Sedentarism and chronic non-communicable diseases have been a worldwide health problem that is drastically exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic social impacts. Home-based exercises are widely encouraged during...

    Authors: Gabriel Dias Rodrigues, Ligia Soares Lima, Nicole Cristine Simões da Silva, Paula Gomes Lopes Telles, Teresa Mell da Mota Silva Rocha, Victor Quintella de Aragão Porto, Viviane Veloso Cardoso and Pedro Paulo da Silva Soares
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:28
  31. High blood pressure (BP) is associated with high-salt consumption especially in sub-Saharan Africa. Although the pressor effect of salt is viewed as a chronic effect, some studies suggest that a salty meal may...

    Authors: Sepiso K. Masenga, Leta Pilic, Benson M. Hamooya, Selestine Nzala, Douglas C. Heimburger, Wilbroad Mutale, John R. Koethe, Annet Kirabo, Sody M. Munsaka and Fernando Elijovich
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:25
  32. A previous study based on urban areas suggested the age- and sex-dependent association of uric acid (UA) and incident hypertension. We aimed to investigate whether this association is valid even in rural areas...

    Authors: In Jae Kim, Woohyeun Kim, Tae Hwa Go, Dae Ryong Kang, Jang-Young Kim and Eung Ju Kim
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:24
  33. Higher pulsatility of the middle cerebral artery (MCA) is known to be associated with stroke progression. We investigated whether pulsatility index (PI) of the basilar artery (BA) can predict neurological dete...

    Authors: Il-Han Yoo, Jeong-Min Kim, Su-Hyun Han, Jaiyoung Ryu, Keun-Hwa Jung and Kwang-Yeol Park
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:27
  34. Data regarding very severe acute hypertension, a serious problem in emergency departments (EDs), are scarce. We investigated the clinical characteristics, practice patterns, and long-term prognoses of patients...

    Authors: Hyun-Jin Kim, Byung Sik Kim and Jeong-Hun Shin
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:23
  35. Childhood hypertension is associated with hypertension and metabolic syndrome in adulthood. Since the definition of childhood hypertension is based on the distribution of normative blood pressure (BP), a refer...

    Authors: Sung Hye Kim, Young Hwan Song, Hyo Soon An, Jae Il Shin, Jin-Hee Oh, Jung Won Lee, Seong Heon Kim, Hae Soon Kim, Hye-Jung Shin and Il-Soo Ha
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:19
  36. Hypertension is one of the major public health problems worldwide, and is one of the recognized causes of premature deaths every year in the world. The purpose of this study was to investigate the associations...

    Authors: Win Min Oo, Kyaw Thiha and Myat Mon Khine
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:20
  37. Studies in the United States have shown a genetic predisposition to hypertension in individuals of African descent. However, studies on the associations between ethnic groups and hypertension in Latin America ...

    Authors: Drew H. Smith, Jaskaran Grewal, Saba Mehboob, Shiva Mohan, Luisa F. Pombo, Pura Rodriguez, Juan Carlos Gonzalez, Juan Zevallos and Noël C. Barengo
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:18
  38. Carbohydrate-restricted diets and intermittent fasting (IF) have been rapidly gaining interest among the general population and patients with cardiometabolic disease, such as overweight or obesity, diabetes, a...

    Authors: Jong Han Choi, Yoon Jeong Cho, Hyun-Jin Kim, Seung-Hyun Ko, Suk Chon, Jee-Hyun Kang, Kyoung-Kon Kim, Eun Mi Kim, Hyun Jung Kim, Kee-Ho Song, Ga Eun Nam and Kwang Il Kim
    Citation: Clinical Hypertension 2022 28:26

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