Circadian rhythms in blood pressure regulation and optimization of hypertension treatment with ACE inhibitor and ARB medications.

@article{Hermida2011CircadianRI,
  title={Circadian rhythms in blood pressure regulation and optimization of hypertension treatment with ACE inhibitor and ARB medications.},
  author={Ram{\'o}n C. Hermida and Diana Elva Ayala and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Fern{\'a}ndez and Francesco Portaluppi and Fabio Fabbian and Michael hale Smolensky},
  journal={American journal of hypertension},
  year={2011},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={383-91}
}
Specific features of the 24 h-blood pressure (BP) pattern are linked to the progressive injury of target tissues and risk of cardiac and cerebrovascular events. Studies have consistently shown an association between blunted asleep BP decline and increased incidence of fatal and nonfatal cardiovascular events. Thus, there is growing interest in how to… CONTINUE READING