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Association between body mass index (BMI) and hypertension in south Asian population: evidence from nationally-representative surveys

Hossain FB, Adhikary G, Chowdhury , Shawon MS

BACKGROUND: Although there has been a well-established association between overweight-obesity and hypertension, whether such associations are heterogeneous for South Asian populations, or for different socioeconomic groups is not well-known. We...
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Could Management of Blood Pressure Prevent Dementia in the elderly?

Mogi M

BACKGROUND: Hypertension is one of the most relevant risk factors in vascular aging, stroke and vascular dementia (VD). In the elderly, the prevalence of mixed dementia, which consists of Alzheimer’s...
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Differences in prevalence of hypertension subtypes according to the 2018 Korean Society of Hypertension and 2017 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines: The Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2007–2017 (KNHANES IV-VII)

Cho SM, Lee H, Kim HC

BACKGROUND: The significance of high systolic and diastolic blood pressure remains controversial. We assessed the differences in prevalence of hypertension and its subtypes according to the different hypertension diagnostic criteria...
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Compelling therapy of LVH: straight (and not-so-straight) inferences from evidence

Mehta RT, Pareek A, Dharmadhikari S

We have read with interest the Korean Society of Hypertension guidelines for the management of hypertension and congratulate the Society for an extensive review of literature while drafting the guidelines....
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Self-reported diet management, dietary quality, and blood pressure control in Korean adults with hypertension

Shim JS, Jung SJ, Kim HC

OBJECTIVES: Hypertension control is a major public health concern. Daily preventive practices of the affected individual are essential for controlling blood pressure (BP). We investigated the association of diet management...
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Prevalence of CYP17A1 gene mutations in 17α-hydroxylase deficiency in the Chinese Han population

Wang M, Wang H, Zhao H, Li L, Liu M, Liu F, Meng F, Fan C

BACKGROUND: 17α-hydroxylase deficiency is a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by mutations in the cytochrome P450 family 17 subfamily A member 1 gene. The major clinical presentation includes hypertension, hypokalemia,...
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15 years journey of idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension with BMPR2 mutation

Ahn KJ, Jang AY, Park SJ, Chung WJ

Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is known as one of diseases with the worst prognosis. Recently, targeted PAH drugs have been developed and approved for use; therefore, the treatment strategy and...
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A Nationwide multicenter registry and biobank program for deep phenotyping of idiopathic and hereditary pulmonary arterial hypertension in Korea: the PAH platform for deep phenotyping in Korean subjects (PHOENIKS) cohort

Jang AY, Kim S, Park SJ, Choi H, Oh PC, Oh S, Kim KH, Kim KH, Byun K, Chung WJ, for the PHOENIKS Investigators

BACKGROUND: Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a progressive, chronic disease without curative treatment. Large registry data of these patient populations have been published, although, phenotypic variants within each subtype of...
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2018 Korean Society of Hypertension Guidelines for the management of hypertension: part II-diagnosis and treatment of hypertension

Lee HY, Shin J, Kim GH, Park S, Ihm SH, Kim HC, Kim KI, Kim JH, Lee JH, Park JM, Pyun WB, Chae SC

The standardized techniques of blood pressure (BP) measurement in the clinic are emphasized and it is recommended to replace the mercury sphygmomanometer by a non-mercury sphygmomanometer. Out-of-office BP measurement using...
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2018 Korean society of hypertension guidelines for the management of hypertension: part III-hypertension in special situations

Kim KI, Ihm SH, Kim GH, Kim HC, Kim JH, Lee HY, Lee JH, Park JM, Park S, Pyun WB, Shin J, Chae SC

Treatment of hypertension improves cardiovascular, renal, and cerebrovascular outcomes. However, the benefit of treatment may be different according to the patients’ characteristics. Additionally, the target blood pressure or initial drug...
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The comparison of the impact of arterial stiffness and central pressure on left ventricular geometry and diastolic function

Kim HL, Lim WH, Seo JB, Kim SH, Zo ZH, Kim MA

BACKGROUND: This study was performed to compare the associations of brachial-ankle pulse wave velocity (baPWV) and central blood pressure (CBP) measurements with left ventricular (LV) geometry and diastolic function. METHODS: A...
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2018 Korean Society of Hypertension guidelines for the management of hypertension: part I-epidemiology of hypertension

Kim HC, Ihm SH, Kim GH, Kim JH, Kim KI, Lee HY, Lee JH, Park JM, Park S, Pyun WB, Shin J, Chae SC

The Korean Society of Hypertension guideline defines hypertension as systolic blood pressure ≥ 140 mmHg or diastolic blood pressure ≥ 90 mmHg, where the effectiveness of pharmacological treatment has been established. It is confirmed that higher...
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Red cell distribution width and preeclampsia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Adam I, Mutabingwa TK, Malik EM

BACKGROUND: Preeclampsia is a serious pregnancy-related disease which may lead to adverse health effects to the mother and fetus. Besides many publications on the association of red cell distribution width...
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Prevalence and associated factors of pre-eclampsia among pregnant women attending anti-natal care at Mettu Karl referal hospital, Ethiopia: cross-sectional study

Belay AS, Wudad T

BACKGROUND: Preeclampsia is leading causes of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality worldwide and it is a hypertensive disorder which usually occurs after 20 weeks of gestation. In Ethiopia, according to...
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Selective inhibition of histone deacetylase 8 improves vascular hypertrophy, relaxation, and inflammation in angiotensin II hypertensive mice

Kee HJ, Ryu Y, Seok YM, Choi SY, Sun S, Kim GR, Jeong MH

BACKGROUND: The dysregulation of histone deacetylase (HDAC) protein expression or its enzyme activity is implicated in a variety of diseases. Cardiac HDAC6 and HDAC8 enzyme activity induced by deoxycorticosterone acetate...
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Risk of hypertension in cancer patients treated with abiraterone: a meta-analysis

Zhu X, Wu S

BACKGROUND: Hypertension is one of the major side effects associated with abiraterone in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer. The specific contribution of abiraterone to hypertension has not been defined....
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The relationship between visit-to-visit variability in blood pressure and incidence of metabolic syndrome: a general population-based cohort study in Korea

Lee HT, Namgung J, Lim YH, Park HC, Park JK, Shin J

BACKGROUND: Previous studies demonstrated that visit-to-visit variability of blood pressure (BP) has significant relationship with cardiovascular disease. Visit-to-visit variability in BP might have prognostic value for cardiovascular disease. The aim...
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Hypertension secondary to renal hypoplasia presenting as acute heart failure in a newborn

Deitrick J, Stevenson , Nguyen D, Sessions W, Linga V, Vasylyeva

INTRODUCTION: Neonatal hypertension is defined as persistent systolic and/or diastolic blood pressures above the 95th percentile compared to other infants of similar gestational age and size. Neonatal hypertension is a...
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Defining the hemodynamic response of hypertensive and normotensive subjects through serial timed blood pressure readings in the clinic

Shahab H, Khan HS, Almas A, Khan SA, Artani A, Khan AH

BACKGROUND: Every third patient in the clinic is misdiagnosed due to white-coat phenomenon, necessitating needless and costly treatment. We aimed to study the hemodynamic response of the physician’s visit on hypertensive...
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Prevalence of hypertension and blood pressure profile amongst urban-dwelling adults in Nigeria: a comparative analysis based on recent guideline recommendations

Okubadejo , Ozoh OB, Ojo OO, Akinkugbe , Odeniyi IA, Adegoke O, Bello BT, Agabi OP

BACKGROUND: Hypertension is the major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and prevalence rates are critical to understanding the burden and envisaging health service requirements and resource allocation. We aimed to...
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