Endothelial Function in Hypertension by David WebbEndothelial Function in Hypertension by David Webb

Endothelial Function in Hypertension

EditorDavid Webb, Patrick Vallance

Paperback | October 9, 2011

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This book reports on the current discussion of the role of endothelial function in hypertension. Topics like the role of endothelium in the regulation of vascular and blood pressure, platelet aggregation and thrombosis, lipid metabolism and desposition and the development of artherosclerosis are covered. Contributions by numerous specialists reflect the state-of-the-art of endothelial research from molecular biology to clinical application.
Title:Endothelial Function in HypertensionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:166 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0 inPublished:October 9, 2011Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3642645658

ISBN - 13:9783642645655

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Table of Contents

NO and Hypertension: Physiology and Pathophysiology.- Endothelial Function in Hypertension: Role of NO.- Endothelial Alterations in Atherosclerosis: The Role of Nitric Oxide.- Other Factors in Endothelial Cell Dysfunction in Hypertension and Diabetes.- Endothelial Factors and Myocardial Function.- Vascular Biology of the Endothelin System.- Endothelin Antagonists: Novel Treatments for Hypertension?- Endothelin in Hypertension: A Role in Vascular Hypertrophy?- Endothelin in Congestive Heart Failure: Pathophysiology and Therapeutic Implications.- Endothelin in Human Cardiovascular Physiology and Pathophysiology.