Carotid sinus stimulation responses are related with arterial elastic properties in hypertensive subjects.

@article{Tsioufis2003CarotidSS,
  title={Carotid sinus stimulation responses are related with arterial elastic properties in hypertensive subjects.},
  author={Konstantinos Tsioufis and Costas Thomopoulos and Taxiarchou Efstathios and Konstantinos Toutouzas and Eleftherios G Tsiamis and Ioannis E. Kallikazaros and Christodoulos Stefanadis and Pavlos K. Toutouzas},
  journal={American journal of hypertension},
  year={2003},
  volume={16 11 Pt 1},
  pages={914-8}
}
BACKGROUND Exaggerated carotid sinus stimulation (CSStim) responses are associated with advancing age, hypertension, and atherosclerotic disease. However, there is little information regarding the contribution of the functional arterial status in the degree of CSStim responses at the very early stages of the hypertensive disease. METHODS Carotid sinus… CONTINUE READING