Review: Insulin and endothelin: an interplay contributing to hypertension development?

  title={Review: Insulin and endothelin: an interplay contributing to hypertension development?},
  author={Pantelis A Sarafidis and George L Bakris},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  volume={92 2},
CONTEXT The aim of this article was to review the existing data on the interactions among insulin, insulin resistance, and endothelin and how those contribute to the development of hypertension in insulin-resistant states. EVIDENCE ACQUISITION A literature search of MEDLINE database was performed to identify English-language articles published during the last 20 yr. Search terms used were endothelin, insulin, insulin resistance, and hyperinsulinemia in combination with blood pressure and… CONTINUE READING

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