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BACKGROUND Chronic pressure and volume overload (PO and VO) result in morphologically and functionally distinct forms of myocardial hypertrophy. We tested the hypothesis that PO- and VO-induced left(More)
This study tested the hypothesis that nitric oxide (NO) and atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) can attenuate the effects of adrenergic agonists on the growth of cardiac myocytes and fibroblasts. In(More)
It remains presently unknown whether vascular reactivity is impaired and whether maladaptive cardiac remodeling occurs before the onset of overt obesity and in the absence of hyperlipidemia. Normal(More)