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Date: 2017
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1235136
Description: Objectives: Arterial stiffness index β and cardio-ankle vascular index (CAVI) are widely accepted to quantify the intrinsic exponent (β₀) of the blood pressure (BP)-diameter relationship. CAVI and β a ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1221497
Description: Studies investigating the relationship between heart rate (HR) and arterial stiffness or wave reflections have commonly induced HR changes through in situ cardiac pacing. Although pacing produces cons ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1195278
Description: Background: Pulsatile blood pressure rises with age, especially in the aorta. The comparative role of forward and reflected pressure waves (FW and RW, respectively), determined by aortic flow triangul ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: Thesis MRes
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1089160
Description: Empirical thesis.
Authors: Lindesay, George
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: Thesis PhD
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1137629
Description: Empirical thesis.
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: Thesis PhD
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1066509
Description: Theoretical thesis.
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/182412
Description: Background: The measurement of central blood pressure (BPc) has become a matter of importance. Several therapeutic trials have noted a different protective effect against cardiovascular complications ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/182348
Description: Arterial stiffness, as measured by aortic pulse wave velocity (PWV), is an independent marker of cardiovascular disease and events in both healthy and diseased populations. Although some cardiovascula ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/184207
Description: Objective: The effect of brief, prehypertensive therapy by angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition (ACEi) with perindopril on the structure and function of large arteries was studied in rats. Methods ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/132011
Description: Arterial stiffness has been known as a sign of cardiovascular risk since the 19th century. Despite this, accurate measurement and clinical utility have only emerged in recent times. Arterial stiffness ... More
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/130915
Description: Myocardial oxygen consumption is increased by arterial stiffening. It is not known precisely how. This study aimed to evaluate the role of the incident and reflected pressure wave in raising myocardia ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/86935
Description: The most common method of clinical measurement of arterial blood pressure is by means of the cuff sphygmomanometer. This instrument has provided fundamental quantitative information on arterial pressu ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/116328
Description: Aortic stiffness, an independent predictor of cardiovascular risk and all-cause mortality, can be estimated non-invasively by measuring carotid to femoral (aortic) pulse wave velocity (aPWV). The Vico ... More
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Authors: Butlin, Mark
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/35756
Description: Large artery stiffness is predictive of adverse cardiovascular events and all cause mortality. This book presents a series of in-vivo experimental studies investigating effects of structural and funct ... More