Circadian blood pressure levels in normotensive normoalbuminuric type 1 diabetic patients.

@article{Sivieri1994CircadianBP,
  title={Circadian blood pressure levels in normotensive normoalbuminuric type 1 diabetic patients.},
  author={R. Sivieri and Maurilio Deandrea and Valerio Gai and Paolo Cavallo-Perin},
  journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association},
  year={1994},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={
          357-61
        }
}
Increase in blood pressure and its circadian alterations in Type 1 diabetes are usually associated with diabetic nephropathy. To evaluate if diabetes itself could be responsible for the observed increase in blood pressure levels, we studied a group of 17 normotensive, normoalbuminuric Type 1 diabetic patients with a disease duration more than 15 years, with no clinical evidence of autonomic neuropathy or ischaemic heart disease, and without any known determinant of hypertension, and a control… CONTINUE READING