David A Bolden

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Exercise training improves functional capacity and quality of life in patients with heart failure. However, the long-term effects of exercise on mortality associated with hypertensive heart disease have not been well defined. In the present study, we investigated the effect of low-intensity exercise training on disease progression and survival in female(More)
Recent studies indicate that high-fat diets may attenuate cardiac hypertrophy and contractile dysfunction in chronic hypertension. However, it is unclear whether consuming a high-fat diet improves prognosis in aged individuals with advanced hypertensive heart disease or the extent to which differences in its fatty acid composition modulate its effects in(More)
The induction of the immediate early gene product c-Jun was investigated in trigeminal ganglia following surgical removal of the superior cervical ganglion (SCG). A 5-fold increase in c-Jun-immunoreactive neurons was detected by 48 h post-surgery in ipsilateral trigeminal ganglia of sympathectomized rats. This increase persisted for 6 days. When examined 4(More)
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