Studies on the activity of the sympathetic nervous system in essential hypertension.

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Plasma catecholamine and norepinephrine concentrations have been measured in carefully characterized ambulatory patients with essential hypertension under basal conditions and following experimental procedures known to enhance sympathetic activity. The studies have demonstrated increased levels of plasma catecholamines in patients with mild hypertension as… (More)

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@article{Chobanian1978StudiesOT, title={Studies on the activity of the sympathetic nervous system in essential hypertension.}, author={Aram V. Chobanian and H Garvras and Irene Gavras and Michaeline A Bresnahan and Patrick Sullivan and James C Melby}, journal={Journal of human stress}, year={1978}, volume={4 3}, pages={22-8} }