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Quantification of systemic renin-angiotensin system peptides of hypertensive black and white African men established from the RAS-Fingerprint
Objective: The objective of this study was to make use of a quantitative and qualitative approach comparing the systemic renin-angiotensin system (RAS) of hypertensive black and white African men by using RAS equilibrium ...
Plasma renin and cardiovascular responses to the cold pressor test differ in black and white populations: the SABPA study
(Springer Nature, 2016)
Low plasma renin levels and augmented cardiovascular reactivity to stress are common in blacks and have been linked to the development of hypertension in this population. We (i) compared cardiovascular and plasma renin ...
Masked hypertension in low-income South African adults
While South Africa has one of the highest hypertension rates globally, there are few data on masked hypertension (MHT) and white-coat hypertension (WCHT). This study measured the frequency of MHT and WCHT in low-income ...