Hiroaki Matsuoka

Suggest Changes
Learn More
Studies were performed to test the hypothesis that the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE)/epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR)/extracellular signal-regulated kinases (ERK) pathway, nicotinamide(More)
OBJECTIVES We hypothesized that the plasma atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) level reflects atrial degenerative change and may predict the outcome of the maze procedure. BACKGROUND Although a larger(More)
BACKGROUND Angiotensin II blockade and spironolactone effectively reduces proteinuria in humans. To clarify the mechanisms of the beneficial effect of blockade of both aldosterone and angiotensin II,(More)
For hypertensive patients, it has been recommended that antihypertensive treatment strategies be chosen on the basis of the patients' conditions and age. In this sub-analysis of the Candesartan(More)