Artery Research

Volume 20, Issue C, December 2017
Research Article

1. LDL fatty acids composition as a risk biomarker of cardiovascular disease

Hashem Nayeri, Gholam Ali Naderi, Sedigheh Asgari, Masoumeh Sadeghi, Maryam Boshtam, Samaneh Mohamadzadeh, Nasim Babaknejad
Pages: 1 - 7
Objective: Fatty acid composition of Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) particle is an effective factor in LDL oxidation and atherosclerotic plaques formation. This study evaluates the relationship between LDL fatty acid composition and coronary artery disease (CAD). Methods: 42 men with coronary artery...
Short Communication

2. Sex differences in the LDL receptor knockout mouse model of atherosclerosis

Neel A. Mansukhani, Zheng Wang, Vera P. Shively, Megan E. Kelly, Janet M. Vercammen, Melina R. Kibbe
Pages: 8 - 11
Research Article

3. Associations between smoking and alcohol use and arterial elasticity in patients with newly diagnosed essential hypertension: A cross-sectional study

Noor-Ahmed Jatoi, Waleed-Ibrahim Al-Baker, Afnan Al-Muhanna, Fahad Al-Muhanna, Stella-Maria Kyvelou, Faisal Sharif
Pages: 12 - 18
Objective: To assess the relationship between smoking and alcohol use (separately and combined) on arterial stiffness in patients with essential hypertension. Materials and Methods: We assessed never-treated newly diagnosed patients with essential hypertension (n = 446) aged 18–80 years (52% males)....
Editorial

4. Obituary (Life-time achievement award Artery17) Giuseppe Schillaci (27/09/1961, 21/12/2016)

Giacomo Pucci, Kennedy J. Cruickshank, Lorenzo Ghiadoni, John R. Cockcroft
Pages: 19 - 21
Research Article

5. Abdominal aortic size and volume by computed tomography angiography in population of Ukraine: Normal values by age, gender, and body surface area

Andriy Nykonenko, Andrei Balyuta, Yevhen Haidarzhi, Yevgen Yermolayev, Ivan Pertsov, Olexandr Nykonenko
Pages: 22 - 26
Background: Computed tomography angiography (CTA) is a standard tool for investigation of the abdominal aorta diseases. Currently, there are only a few published scientific articles devoted to the study of the infrarenal aortic size without pathology. The aim of the current work was to examine the indicators...
Research Article

6. Effects of dietary modification with weight loss on central blood pressure during oral glucose tolerance test in overweight/obese men

Toru Yoshikawa, Hiroshi Kumagai, Kanae Myoenzono, Asako Zempo-Miyaki, Takehiko Tsujimoto, Kiyoji Tanaka, Seiji Maeda
Pages: 27 - 34
Background: Postprandial regulation of central systolic blood pressure (cSBP) is impaired by obesity-related disorders. The present study aimed to examine the effect of hypocaloric diet intervention on cSBP when performing oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) in overweight/obese men and explore its mechanism. Methods:...
Guidelines

7. Validation of non-invasive central blood pressure devices: Artery society task force (abridged) consensus statement on protocol standardization

James E. Sharman, Alberto P. Avolio, Johannes Baulmann, Athanase Benetos, Jacques Blacher, C. Leigh Blizzard, Pierre Boutouyrie, Chen-Huan Chen, Phil Chowienczyk, John R. Cockcroft, J. Kennedy Cruickshank, Isabel Ferreira, Lorenzo Ghiadoni, Alun Hughes, Piotr Jankowski, Stephane Laurent, Barry J. McDonnell, Carmel McEniery, Sandrine C. Millasseau, Theodoros G. Papaioannou, Gianfranco Parati, Jeong Bae Park, Athanase D. Protogerou, Mary J. Roman, Giuseppe Schillaci, Patrick Segers, George S. Stergiou, Hirofumi Tomiyama, Raymond R. Townsend, Luc M. Van Bortel, Jiguang Wang, Siegfried Wassertheurer, Thomas Weber, Ian B. Wilkinson, Charalambos Vlachopoulos
Pages: 35 - 43
Brachial cuff blood pressure (BP) is clinically important, but may be an inaccurate substitute for central BP. Many non-invasive devices have been developed that purport to estimate central BP from peripheral artery sites, yet with no standardized guidelines; the accuracy testing of these new devices...
Conference Abstract

11. FETAL PROGRAMMING AND VASCULAR DYSFUNCTION

T.A. Meister, E. Rexhaj, S.F. Rimoldi, U. Scherrer, C. Sartori*
Pages: 45 - 45
Conference Abstract

20. 1.3 DETERMINANTS OF CENTRAL AND PERIPHERAL PULSE PRESSURE IN A POPULATION OF HEALTHY ADOLESCENTS. THE MACISTE STUDY

Pucci Giacomo, Battista Francesca, D’Abbondanza Marco, Papi Francesco, Schillaci Giuseppe
Pages: 47 - 48
Conference Abstract

21. 1.1 CENTRAL BLOOD PRESSURE, STATINS AND LDL-CHOLESTEROL: A MEDIATION ANALYSIS

Florence Lamarche, Mohsen Agharazii, Francois Madore, Remi Goupil
Pages: 47 - 47
Conference Abstract

22. 1.2 MASKED HYPERTENSION IS REVEALED BY EXAGGERATED SUBMAXIMAL EXERCISE BLOOD PRESSURE AMONG ADOLESCENTS FROM THE AVON LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF PARENTS AND CHILDREN (ALSPAC)

Zhengzheng Huang, James Sharman, Chloe Park, John Deanfield, Marietta Charakida, Abigail Fraser, Laura Howe, Debbie Lawlor, Nish Chaturvedi, George Smith, Alun Hughes, Martin Schultz
Pages: 47 - 47
Conference Abstract

23. 1.4 A PROTEOMIC MARKER OF DIABETIC NEPHROPATHY IS ASSOCIATED WITH MORTALITY IN PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES

Gemma Currie, Sheon Mary, Bernt Johan von Scholten, Morten Kofod Lindhardt, Harald Mischak, William Mullen, Peter Rossing, Christian Delles
Pages: 48 - 48
Conference Abstract

24. 1.5 DESPHOSPHO-UNCARBOXYLATED MATRIX GLA PROTEIN IS A NOVEL CIRCULATING BIOMARKER PREDICTING DETERIORATION OF RENAL FUNCTION IN THE GENERAL POPULATION

Fangfei Wei, Sander Trenson, Lutgarde Thijs, Qi-Fang Huang, Zhen-Yu Zhang, Wen-Yi Yang, Paula Moliterno, Karel Allegaert, José Boggia, Stefan Janssens, Peter Verhamme, Cees Vermeer, Jan Staessen
Pages: 48 - 48
Conference Abstract

25. 1.6 PERIPHERAL AND CENTRAL AMBULATORY BLOOD PRESSURE IN RELATION TO ECG VOLTAGE

Wen-Yi Yang, Blerim Mujaj, Ljupcho Efremov, Zhen-Yu Zhang, Lutgarde Thijs, Fang-Fei Wei, Qi-Fang Huang, Aernout Luttun, Peter Verhamme, Tim Nawrot, Jose Boggia, Jan Staessen
Pages: 48 - 49
Conference Abstract

26. LAA1 HEMODYNAMIC AND STRUCTURAL ARTERIAL PARAMETERS’ ASSOCIATION WITH INTERINDIVIDUAL VARIATIONS OF BODY MASS INDEX IN CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE

Victoria Garcia, Santiago Curcio, Agustina Zinoveev, Gustavo Giachetto, Pedro Chiesa, Daniel Bia, Yanina Zócalo
Pages: 49 - 50
Conference Abstract

27. NAA1 NICOTINAMIDE RIBOSIDE SUPPLEMENTATION REDUCES AORTIC STIFFNESS AND BLOOD PRESSURE IN MIDDLE-AGED AND OLDER ADULTS

Christopher Martens, Blair Denman, Melissa Mazzo, Michael Armstrong, Nichole Reisdorph, Matthew McQueen, Michel Chonchol, Douglas Seals
Pages: 49 - 49
Conference Abstract

28. 2.2 HEART STRUCTURE AND VASCULAR FUNCTION IN YOUNG PATIENTS AFTER ENDOVASCULAR REPAIR FOR BLUNT THORACIC AORTIC INJURY

Paola Vallerio, Ilenia D’Alessio, Alessandro Maloberti, Marisa Varrenti, Simone Maggioni, Valentina Cantu, Marco Carbonaro, Maria Cristina Ferrara, Elisa Spada, Bruno Palmieri, Alfredo Lista, Cristina Giannattasio
Pages: 50 - 50
Conference Abstract

29. 2.3 BIOMECHANICAL AND STRUCTURAL QUANTIFICATION OF VASCULAR DAMAGE: A UNIQUE INVESTIGATION OF STENT IMPLANTATION

Markus A. Geith, Gerhard Sommer, Thomas Schratzenstaller, Gerhard A. Holzapfel
Pages: 50 - 50
Conference Abstract

30. 2.1 COGNITION IN RELATION TO THE RETINAL MICROCIRCULATION IN CHILDREN BORN PREMATURELY OR AT TERM

Fangfei Wei, Anke Raaijmakers, Zhen-Yu Zhang, Theun Pieter van Tienoven, Qi-Fang Huang, Wen-Yi Yang, Lutgarde Thijs, Harry Struijker-Boudier, Peter Verhamme, Karel Allegaert, Jan Staessen
Pages: 50 - 50
Conference Abstract

31. 2.6 BLOOD PRESSURE-INDEPENDENCE OF AORTIC-TO-BRACHIAL ARTERY STIFFNESS RATIO IS DEPENDENT ON DISEASE STATUS

Matthew K. Armstrong, Martin G. Schultz, Dean S. Picone, James E. Sharman
Pages: 51 - 52
Conference Abstract

32. 2.5 NON-INVASIVE WAVE INTENSITY ANALYSIS IN THE AORTA AND INTERNAL CAROTID USING PHASE-CONTRAST MR ANGIOGRAPHY: THE EFFECT OF HYPERTENSION

Sandra Neumann, Mark Hamilton, Julian Paton, Angus Nightingale, Jonathan Brooks, Emma Hart, Giovanni Biglino
Pages: 51 - 51
Conference Abstract

33. 2.4 BRACHIAL CUFF RESERVOIR CHARACTERISTICS AND END-ORGAN MARKERS OF CARDIOVASCULAR RISK IN AUSTRALIAN ADULTS: A CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY

Xiaoqing Peng, Martin Schultz, Michael Cheung, Melissa Wake, Jonathan Mynard, David Burgner, Richard Liu, James Sharman
Pages: 51 - 51
Conference Abstract

34. 2.8 INVASIVE STUDY FOR TESTING NON-INVASIVE METHODS OF AORTIC PRESSURE ESTIMATION

Andrea Guala, F. Tosello, D. Leone, L. Sabia, F. D’Ascenzo, T. Crea, C. Moretti, F. Gaita, F. Veglio, L. Ridolfi, A. Milan
Pages: 52 - 52
Conference Abstract

35. 2.7 THE GUT-DERIVED METABOLITE TRIMETHYLAMINE N-OXIDE INDUCES LARGE ELASTIC ARTERY STIFFENING AND ENDOTHELIAL DYSFUNCTION IN YOUNG MICE

Vienna Brunt, Rachel Gioscia-Ryan, Zachary Sapinsley, Melanie Zigler, James Richey, Douglas Seals
Pages: 52 - 52
Conference Abstract

36. 3.1 INTEGRATED CENTRAL PRESSURE-STIFFNESS RISK SCORE: A NEW OPPORTUNITY FOR CARDIOVASCULAR RISK STRATIFICATION. FIRST RESULTS ON CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE PATIENTS

János Nemcsik, Orsolya Cseprekál, Ádám Tabák, Dóra Batta, József Egresits, István Kiss, András Tislér
Pages: 52 - 53
Conference Abstract

37. 3.3 ASSESSMENT OF AORTIC MORPHOLOGY IN A BICUSPID AORTIC VALVE POPULATION

Froso Sophocleous, Benedetta Biffi, Elena Giulia Milano, Cha Rajakaruna, Massimo Caputo, Costanza Emanueli, Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci, Tom Gaunt, Silvia Schievano, Giovanni Biglino
Pages: 53 - 54
Conference Abstract

38. 3.2 ASCENDING AND DESCENDING AORTA PULSE WAVE VELOCITY AND DISTENSIBILITY IN BICUSPID AORTIC VALVE PATIENTS

Andrea Guala, Jose Rodriguez-Palomares, Lydia Dux-Santoy, Gisela Teixido-Tura, Giuliana Maldonado, Nicolas Villalva, Filipa Valente, Laura Galian, Marina Huguet, Laura Gutierrez, Teresa Gonzalez, Ruben Fernandez, Augusto Sao-Aviles, David Garcia-Dorado, Artur Evangelista
Pages: 53 - 53
Conference Abstract

39. 3.5 HEART RATE DEPENDENCE OF REGIONAL AND LOCAL AORTIC PULSE WAVE VELOCITY IN RATS AS A FUNCTION OF BLOOD PRESSURE

Bart Spronck, Isabella Tan, Koen Reesink, Dana Georgevsky, Tammo Delhaas, Alberto Avolio, Mark Butlin
Pages: 54 - 54
Conference Abstract

40. 3.6 NON-INVASIVE, MRI-BASED ESTIMATION OF PATIENT-SPECIFIC AORTIC BLOOD PRESSURE USING ONE-DIMENSIONAL BLOOD FLOW MODELLING

Jorge Mariscal Harana, Arna van Engelen, Torben Schneider, Mateusz Florkow, Peter Charlton, Bram Ruijsink, Hubrecht De Bliek, Israel Valverde, Marietta Carakida, Kuberan Pushparajah, Spencer Sherwin, Rene Botnar, Jordi Alastruey
Pages: 54 - 55
Conference Abstract

41. 3.4 RESERVOIR PRESSURE SEPARATION AT BRACHIAL, CAROTID AND RADIAL ARTERIES: A QUANTITATIVE COMPARISON AND EVALUATION

Michael Ebner, Kim Parker, Tom Vercauteren, Sébastien Ourselin, Siegfried Wassertheurer, Alun Hughes, Bernhard Hametner
Pages: 54 - 54
Conference Abstract

43. 3.7 CHANGES OF INTRINSIC STIFFNESS OF THE CAROTID ARTERIAL WALL DURING THE CARDIAC CYCLE MEASURED BY SHEAR WAVE ELASTOGRAPHY IN HYPERTENSIVES COMPARED TO NORMOTENSIVES

Louise Marais, Mathieu Pernot, Hakim Khettab, Michael Tanter, Emmanuel Messas, Mustapha Zidi, Stéphane Laurent, Pierre Boutouyrie
Pages: 55 - 55
Conference Abstract

44. 4.2 SEX-DEPENDENT EFFECTS OF PERIVASCULAR ADIPOSE TISSUE ON VASCULAR FUNCTION

Christian Delles, Sarah McNeilly, Sheon Mary, Adam Sheikh, Heather Small
Pages: 56 - 56
Conference Abstract

45. 4.3 ABNORMAL PRESSURE WAVE REFLECTION ACCELERATES THE DEVELOPMENT OF HYPERTENSION VIA THE INCREASE OF ARTERIAL STIFFNESS

Hirofumi Tomiyama, Akira Yamashina, Shunsuke Komatsu, Kazuki Shiina, Chisa Matsumoto, Shogen Fujii, Taishiro Chikamori
Pages: 56 - 56
Conference Abstract

46. 4.1 PILOT STUDY ON THE PRECLINICAL VASCULAR DAMAGE IN BOLIVIAN PATIENTS WITH CHAGAS INDETERMINATE CHRONIC PHASE

Filippo Valbusa, Andrea Angheben, Verena Zerbato, Andrea Chiampan, Davide Agnoletti, Cristiano Fava, Zeno Bisoffi, Guido Arcaro
Pages: 56 - 56
Conference Abstract

47. 4.4 MIDDLE CEREBRAL ARTERY PULSATILITY IN HEART FAILURE AND PATIENTS WITH CONTINUOUS-FLOW LEFT VENTRICULAR ASSIST DEVICES

Eric Stöhr, Francesco Castagna, James Pearson, Laura Watkeys, Samuel Trocio, Oksana Zatvarska, Timothy Crimmins, Alberto Pinsino, Paolo Colombo, Melana Yuzefpolskaya, Reshad Garan, Veli Topkara, Hiroo Takayama, Koji Takeda, Yoshifumi Naka, John Cockcroft, Joshua Willey, Barry McDonnell
Pages: 57 - 57
Conference Abstract

49. 4.6 HIPPOCAMPAL CEREBRAL BLOOD FLOW DEPENDS ON SYSTEMIC ENDOTHELIAL FUNCTION IN INDIVIDUALS WITH MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT: THE TRAIN THE BRAIN-MIND THE VESSEL STUDY

Rosa Maria Bruno, Lorenza Pratali, Rosa Sicari, Francesco Stea, Nicoletta Berardi, Gloria Tognoni, Ubaldo Bonuccelli, Lorenzo Ghiadoni, Stefano Taddei, Danilo Scelfo, Laura Biagi, Michela Tosetti, Lamberto Maffei, Eugenio Picano
Pages: 57 - 58
Conference Abstract

50. 4.8 ARTERIAL STIFFNESS AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO MORTALITY IN PATIENTS WITH PERIPHERAL ARTERY DISEASE

Gabriel Dimitrov, Giovanni Scandale, Martino Recchia, Edoardo Perilli, Marzio Minola, Gianni Carzaniga, Maria Carotta, Mariella Catalano
Pages: 58 - 58
Conference Abstract

51. 4.7 PARAMETERS OF THE RESERVOIR-WAVE APPROACH AND MORTALITY IN DIALYSIS POPULATION

Mohsen Agharazii, Catherine Fortier, Marie-Pier Desjardins, Martin Schultz, James Sharman
Pages: 58 - 58
Conference Abstract

52. 5.1 EFFECTS OF THE SGLT-2 INHIBITOR EMPAGLIFLOZIN ON VASCULAR FUNCTION AND CENTRAL HEMODYNAMICS IN PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES

Christian Ott, Kristina Striepe, Agnes Jumar, Marina Karg, Markus Schneider, Dennis Kannenkeril, Roland Schmieder
Pages: 58 - 58
Conference Abstract

53. 5.4 EFFECT OF ACUTE RESISTANCE EXERCISE ON ARTERIAL HEMODYNAMICS AND CEREBRAL BLOOD FLOW DYNAMICS: DOES SEX MATTER?

Alexander Rosenberg, Tommy Wee, Elizabeth Schroeder, Kanokwan Bunsawat, Georgios Grigoriadis, Garett Griffith, Bo Fernhall, Tracy Baynard
Pages: 59 - 60
Conference Abstract

55. 5.3 HIGH FIT OLDER ADULTS MAINTAIN A SIMILAR ENDOTHELIAL RESPONSE TO ACUTE INFLAMMATION AS YOUNGER ADULTS

Elizabeth Schroeder, Abbi Lane-Cordova, Sushant Ranadive, Tracy Baynard, Bo Fernhall
Pages: 59 - 59
Conference Abstract

56. 5.5 IMPACT OF PULMONARY ENDARTERECTOMY ON PULMONARY ARTERIAL WAVE PROPAGATION AND RESERVOIR FUNCTION

Junjing Su, Alun Hughes, Ulf Simonsen, Jens Erik Nielsen-Kudsk, Kim Parker, Luke Howard, Søren Mellemkjaer
Pages: 60 - 61
Conference Abstract

57. 5.7 SUBPOPULATIONS OF CIRCULATING T LYMPHOCYTES IN OBESE PATIENTS UNDERGOING BARIATRIC SURGERY

C. Agabiti Rosei, C. Rossini, F. Mittempergher, A. Titi, N. Portolani, C. De Ciuceis, S. Caletti, M.A. Coschignano, V. Trapletti, E. Porteri, P. Pileri, E. Agabiti Rosei, D. Rizzoni
Pages: 61 - 61
Conference Abstract

59. P2 LOCAL ABDOMINAL VERSUS THORACIC AORTA STIFFENING IN HYPERTENSIVE RATS UNDER EITHER NO RESTRICTION OR SALTED DIET

George Lindesay, Neila Malti, Christophe Ragonnet, Marc Isabelle, Nicole Villeneuve, Yvonnick Bézie, Christine Vayssettes-Courchay
Pages: 62 - 62
Conference Abstract

63. P7 THE URINARY PEPTIDOMIC SIGNATURE OF AORTIC STIFFNESS REVEALS MOLECULAR PATHWAYS AND DRUG TARGETS

Zhen-Yu Zhang, Makis Izoidakis, Wen-Yi Yang, Lutgarde Thijs, Fang-Fei Wei, Qi-Fang Huang, Joost Schanstra, Jens-Uwe Voigt, Tatiana Kuznetsova, Peter Verhamme, Antonia Vlahou, Harald Mischak, Jan Staessen
Pages: 63 - 63
Conference Abstract

64. P6 ANGIOTENSIN AT2 RECEPTOR AGONIST, COMPOUND 21, MAINTAINS VASCULAR INTEGRITY AND PREVENTS ABDOMINAL AORTIC ANEURYSM PROGRESSION IN THE RAT

Christoph Lange, Manuela Sommerfeld, Pawel Namsolleck, Ulrich Kintscher, Thomas Unger, Elena Kaschina
Pages: 63 - 63
Conference Abstract

65. P8 PROPROTEIN CONVERTASE SUBTILISIN/KEXIN TYPE 9 LEVELS AND ARTERIAL FUNCTION

Losif Koutagiar, Charalambos Vlachopoulos, Dimitrios Terentes-Printzios, John Skoumas, Nikitas Skliros, Magkas Nikolaos, Antigoni Miliou, Dimitrios Tousoulis
Pages: 63 - 64
Conference Abstract

68. P35 SOLUBLE RECEPTOR FOR ADVANCED GLYCATION END-PRODUCTS AND AGE-DEPENDENT ARTERIAL STIFFENING IN GENERAL POPULATION BASED PROSPECTIVE STUDY

Julius Gelžinský, Otto Mayer, Markéta Hronová, Petra Karnosová, Jitka Seidlerová, Jan Filipovský
Pages: 65 - 65
Conference Abstract

69. P36 PULSE PRESSURE AMPLIFICATION AND ITS RELATIONSHIP WITH AGE IN YOUNG, APPARENTLY HEALTHY BLACK AND WHITE ADULTS: THE AFRICAN-PREDICT STUDY

Yolandi Breet, Alta Schutte, Hugo Huisman, Ruan Kruger, Johannes van Rooyen, Lebo Gafane-Matemane, Lisa Ware
Pages: 65 - 65
Conference Abstract

70. P37 REFERENCE VALUES OF CARDIO-ANKLE VASCULAR INDEX IN A RANDOM SAMPLE OF A CAUCASIAN POPULATION

Peter Wohlfahrt, Renata Cífková, Narine Movsisyan, Šárka Kunzová, Jiří Lešovský, Martin Homolka, Vladimír Soška, Petr Dobšák, Francisco Lopez- Jimenez, Ondřej Sochor
Pages: 65 - 66
Conference Abstract

71. P13 ARHGEF1/RHOA SIGNALING PARTICIPATE IN AGEING-INDUCED ARTERIAL STIFFNESS AND HYPERCOAGULABILITY

Camille Rouillon, Nathalie Mercier, Patrick Lacolley, Gervaise Loirand, Véronique Regnault
Pages: 65 - 65
Conference Abstract

72. P39 LEFT VENTRICULAR STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION IN RELATION TO PERIPHERAL AND CENTRAL BLOOD PRESSURE IN A GENERAL POPULATION

Wenyi Yang, Ljupcho Efremov, Zhen-Yu Zhang, Nicholas Cauwenberghs, Lutgarde Thijs, Fang-Fei Wei, Qi-Fang Huang, Blerim Mujaj, Aernout Luttun, Peter Verhamme, Tatiana Kuznetsova, Jan Staessen
Pages: 66 - 66
Conference Abstract

73. P40 DOES ARTERIAL AGEING DIFFER BETWEEN EUROPEANS AND JAPANESE AND KOREAN PATIENT SAMPLES? RESULTS FROM CURRENT UK STUDIES

F.A. Kirkham, C. Mills, K. Nambiar, J. Timeyin, K.A. Davies, F. Kern, J.K. Cruickshank, C. Rajkumar
Pages: 66 - 67
Conference Abstract

74. P38 ASCENDING AORTA DIMENSIONS AND CLINIC AND 24 HOURS BLOOD PRESSURE IN A GENERAL POPULATION IN NORTHERN ITALY: THE VOBARNO STUDY

Anna Paini, Massimo Salvetti, Fabio Bertacchini, Deborah Stassaldi, Claudia Agabiti Rosei, Carlo Aggiusti, Giulia Rubagotti, Giulia Maruelli, Chiara Arnoldi, Enrico Agabiti Rosei, Maria Lorenza Muiesan
Pages: 66 - 66
Conference Abstract

75. P41 MYOCARDIAL MECHANOENERGETIC EFFICIENCY INDEX (MMEI) AND ARTERIAL STIFFNESS: ASSOCIATION IN A GENERAL POPULATION IN NORTHER ITALY

Fabio Bertacchini, Massimo Salvetti, Anna Paini, Giulia Rubagotti, Deborah Stassaldi, Carlo Aggiusti, Giulia Maruelli, Chiara Arnoldi, Giovanni Saccà, Enrico Agabiti Rosei, Maria Lorenza Muiesan
Pages: 67 - 67
Conference Abstract

76. P42 24-HOUR CENTRAL BLOOD PRESSURE IS MORE STRONGLY ASSOCIATED TO TARGET ORGAN DAMAGE THAN BRACHIAL BLOOD PRESSURE: FIRST RESULTS OF THE VASOTENS REGISTRY

Stefano Omboni, Igor N. Posokhov, Gianfranco Parati, Vitaliy S. Barkan, Ernesto Cardona Muñoz, Elena A. Grigoricheva, Irina E. Minyukhina, Maria Lorenza Muiesan, Giuseppe Mulè, Iana A. Orlova, Telmo Pereira
Pages: 67 - 68
Conference Abstract

77. P54 SEX DIFFERENCES IN AMBULATORY CENTRAL BLOOD PRESSURE AND PULSE WAVE REFLECTIONS IN UNTREATED PATIENTS

Bernhard Hametner, Christopher Clemens Mayer, Katy Whitelegg, Thomas Weber, Peter Fitscha, Siegfried Wassertheurer
Pages: 68 - 69
Conference Abstract

78. P45 RENIN AT DIFFERENT PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVELS IN A BI-ETHNIC POPULATION: THE AFRICAN-PREDICT STUDY

Johannes van Rooyen, Hugo Huisman, Leonè Malan, Catharina Mels, Ruan Kruger, Lebo Gafane-Matemane, Shani Botha, Alta Schutte
Pages: 68 - 68
Conference Abstract

79. P47 TETRAHYDROBIOPTERIN AND MARKERS OF OXIDATIVE STRESS IN A YOUNG BI-ETHNIC POPULATION: THE AFRICAN-PREDICT STUDY

Hugo Huisman, Carina Mels, Johannes Van Rooyen, Ruan Kruger, Carla Fourie, Lebo Gafane, Wayne Smith, Alta Schutte
Pages: 68 - 68
Conference Abstract

80. P46 ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IN RELATION TO BIRTH CHARACTERISTICS IN THE JAMAICAN 1986 BIRTH COHORT

Nadia Bennett, Trevor Ferguson, Novie Younger-Coleman, Marshall Tulloch-Reid, Renee Walters, Amanda Rousseau, Janeil Williams, Seeromanie Harding, J. Kennedy Cruickshank, Rainford Wilks
Pages: 68 - 68
Conference Abstract

82. P55 TARGET ORGAN DAMAGE AND BLOOD PRESSURE VARIABILITY IN HYPERTENSION

Dimitrios Terentes-Printzios, Charalambos Vlachopoulos, Athanasios Angelis, Nikolaos Loakeimidis, Panagiotis Xaplanteris, Christos Georgakopoulos, Evangelia Sigala, Losif Koutagiar, Angeliki Rigatou, Dimitrios Tousoulis
Pages: 69 - 69
Conference Abstract

83. P56 ASSOCIATION BETWEEN URIC ACID AND CARDIAC, VASCULAR AND RENAL TARGET ORGAN DAMAGE IN HYPERTENSIVES SUBJECTS

Alessandro Maloberti, Marisa Varrenti, Nicola Triglione, Lucia Occhi, Francesco Panzeri, Marta Alloni, Luca Giupponi, Paola Vallerio, Matteo Casati, Guido Grassi, Giuseppe Mancia, Cristina Giannattasio
Pages: 69 - 69
Conference Abstract

84. P59 ARTERIAL STIFFNESS AND PERIPHERAL VASCULAR RESISTANCE IN OFFSPRING OF HYPERTENSIVE PARENTS – INFLUENCE OF GENDER AND OTHER CONFOUNDERS

Niels Henrik Buus, Rasmus Carlsen, Dinah Khatir, Hans Eiskjær, Michael John Mulvany, Karin Skov
Pages: 70 - 70
Conference Abstract

85. P60 PSYCHOLOGICAL DETERMINANTS OF TARGET ORGAN DAMAGE IN HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS: FOCUS ON PULSE WAVE VELOCITY AND DEPRESSION

Andrea Greco, Alessandro Maloberti, Marisa Varrenti, Ilaria Bassi, Enrico Piccinelli, Francesco Panzera, Stephan Laurent, Pierre Boutouyrie, Massimo D’Addario, Anna Maria Annoni, Patrizia Steca, Cristina Giannattasio
Pages: 70 - 71
Conference Abstract

86. P58 ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IS ASSOCIATED WITH LOWER PERFORMANCE ON THE COGNITIVE TESTS AT DIFFERENT DOMAINS IN HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS

Henrique Muela, Valeria Costa-Hong, Michel Machado, Natalia Moraes, Claudia Memória, Monica Yassuda, Edson Shu, Ayrton Massaro, Ricardo Nitrini, Alfredo Mansur, Luiz Bortolotto
Pages: 70 - 70
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87. P62 BLOOD PRESSURE LOWERING HALTS CAROTID ARTERY STIFFENING IN HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS: THE CATOD STUDY

Siske Bos, Rosa Maria Bruno, Bart Spronck, Maarten Heusinkveld, Stefano Taddei, Lorenzo Ghiadoni, Koen Reesink
Pages: 71 - 72
Conference Abstract

88. P61 PSYCHOLOGICAL DETERMINANTS OF TARGET ORGAN DAMAGE IN HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS: FOCUS ON TYPE A PERSONALITY AND LEFT VENTRICULAR MASS INDEX

Andrea Greco, Alessandro Maloberti, Paola Sormani, Giulia Colombo, Luca Giupponi, Stephan Laurent, Pierre Boutouyrie, Massimo D’Addario, Anna Maria Annoni, Antonella Moreo, Cristina Giannattasio, Patrizia Steca
Pages: 71 - 71
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89. P64 ARTERIAL STIFFNESS AND PULSE PRESSURE AMPLIFICATION IN ADULTS WITH ISOLATED SYSTOLIC HYPERTENSION

Rosa Maria Bruno, Francesco Faggioni, Daniele Simone, Stefano Taddei, Ugo Faraguna, Lorenzo Ghiadoni
Pages: 72 - 72
Conference Abstract

91. P63 CAN BRAQUIAL OSCILLOMETRY IDENTIFY PREHYPERTENSION AMONG NORMOTENSIVE SUBJECTS?

Enrique Rodilla, Manuel Adell, Vicente Giner, Zeneida Perseguer, Jose Maria Pascual, Maria Teresa Climent
Pages: 72 - 72
Conference Abstract

92. P74 WALL SHEAR RATE AND BRACHIAL ARTERY FLOW-MEDIATED DILATORY RESPONSE BETWEEN HEALTHY YOUNG AND OLDER POPULATIONS USING MULTI-GATE SPECTRAL DOPPLER ULTRASOUND

Kunihiko Aizawa, Sara Sbragi, Alessandro Ramalli, Piero Tortoli, Francesco Casanova, Carmela Morizzo, Clare Thorn, Angela Shore, Phillip Gates, Carlo Palombo
Pages: 73 - 73
Conference Abstract

94. P66 ASSOCIATION BETWEEN URINARY SODIUM EXCRETION, ENDOTHELIAL FUNCTION AND ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IN NON-DIABETIC HYPERTENSIVE PATIENTS

Michelle Cunha, Ana Rosa Cunha, Bianca Cristina Marques, Jenifer D’El-Rei, Samanta Mattos, Ronaldo Gismondi, Wille Oigman, Mario Neves
Pages: 73 - 73
Conference Abstract

96. P78 LONGITUDINAL MICRO-ULTRASOUND ASSESSMENT OF THE OB/OB MOUSE MODEL: EVALUATION OF CARDIOVASCULAR, RENAL AND HEPATIC PARAMETERS

Nicole Di Lascio, Claudia Kusmic, Francesco Stea, Francesca Lenzarini, Cristina Barsanti, Arthur Leloup, Francesco Faita
Pages: 74 - 75
Conference Abstract

97. P75 SIGNS OF ACCELERATED CAROTID ATHEROSCLEROSIS IN EARLY TYPE 2 DIABETES ASSESSED BY MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING

Esben Laugesen, Pernille Høyem, Samuel Thrysøe, Esben Hansen, Anders Mikkelsen, Bill Kerwin, L. Poulsen Per, K. Hansen Troels, Y. Kim Won
Pages: 74 - 74
Conference Abstract

99. P80 IDENTIFICATION OF RADIAL VASCULAR WALL ABNORMALITIES BY VERY-HIGH FREQUENCY ULTRASOUND IN PATIENTS WITH FIBROMUSCULAR DYSPLASIA: THE FUCHSIA STUDY

Rosa Maria Bruno, Nicole Di Lascio, Daniela Guarino, Saverio Vitali, Piercarlo Rossi, Davide Caramella, Stephane Laurent, Pierre Boutouryie, Stefano Taddei, Lorenzo Ghiadoni, Francesco Faita
Pages: 75 - 75
Conference Abstract

100. P81 DISARRAY AND REMODELING OF THE RADIAL ARTERY IN WOMEN WITH SPONTANEOUS CORONARY ARTERY DISSECTION: THE FUCHSIA STUDY

Rosa Maria Bruno, Nicole Di Lascio, Abtehale Al Hussaini, Daniela Guarino, Saverio Vitali, Piercarlo Rossi, Davide Caramella, Bernardo Cortese, Francesco Faita, Stefano Taddei, Lorenzo Ghiadoni, David Adlam
Pages: 75 - 76
Conference Abstract

101. P79 ULTRASONOGRAPHIC CHARACTERIZATION OF THE DB/DB MOUSE, AN ANIMAL MODEL OF METABOLIC ABNORMALITIES

Nicole Di Lascio, Chiara Rossi, Claudia Kusmic, Anna Solini, Francesco Faita
Pages: 75 - 75
Conference Abstract

102. P83 A PILOT STUDY TO ASSESS PEAK SYSTOLIC VELOCITY AS A POSSIBLE MARKER OF ATHEROSCLEROTIC BURDEN USING ULTRASOUND

Carola Koenig, Mark Atherton, Marco Cavazzuti, Sudarshan Ramachandran, Corinna Gomm, Richard Strange, Ian Halliday, Torsten Schenkel
Pages: 76 - 76
Conference Abstract

103. P84 HIGH-FRAME RATE VECTOR FLOW IMAGING: RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CAROTID BIFURCATION GEOMETRY AND FLOW PATTERNS

A. Alfredo Goddi, L. Luca Aiani, Y. Yigang Du, X. Xujin He, Y. Yingying Shen, L. Lei Zhu
Pages: 76 - 77
Conference Abstract

107. P121 IDENTIFYING HAEMODYNAMIC DETERMINANTS OF PULSE PRESSURE: AN INTEGRATED NUMERICAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL APPROACH

Samuel Vennin, Ye Li, Marie Willemet, Henry Fok, Haotian Gu, Peter Charlton, Jordi Alastruey, Phil Chowienczyk
Pages: 78 - 78
Conference Abstract

108. P122 CALCULATING RESERVOIR PRESSURE WITH OR WITHOUT FLOW INFORMATION: SIMILARITY AND ALGORITHMIC SENSITIVITY AT RADIAL ARTERY

Michael Ebner, Kim Parker, Tom Vercauteren, Sébastien Ourselin, Siegfried Wassertheurer, Alun Hughes, Bernhard Hametner
Pages: 78 - 79
Conference Abstract

110. P124 VALIDITY AND RELIABILITY OF PULSE WAVE ANALYSIS ESTIMATED BY A NOVEL WRIST-WORN TONOMETER

Luis Garcia-Ortiz, Jose Recio-Rodriguez, Cristina Agudo-Conde, Rita Salvado, Jose Maderuelo-Fernandez, Jesus Gonzalez-Sanchez, Emiliano Rodriguez- Sanches, Manuel Gómez-Marcos,
Pages: 79 - 79
Conference Abstract

111. P123 RESERVOIR PRESSURE IS INDEPENDENTLY ASSOCIATED WITH 11–12 YEAR OLD’S KIDNEY FUNCTION: POPULATION-DERIVED STUDY

Xiaoqing Peng, Martin Schultz, Michael Cheung, Melissa Wake, Jonathan Mynard, David Burgner, Richard Liu, James Sharman
Pages: 79 - 79
Conference Abstract

112. P127 FLOW DYNAMICS AND ITS RELATION TO BICUSPID AORTOPATHY ASSESSED BY 4D FLOW CMR

Lydia Dux-Santoy Hurtado, Jose F. Rodriguez-Palomares, Andrea Guala, Raquel Kale, Gisela Teixido-Tura, Filipa Valente, Giuliana Maldonado, David Garcia- Dorado, Artur Evangelista
Pages: 80 - 81
Conference Abstract

113. P126 COMPARISON OF PULSE WAVE ANALYSIS ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY IN ELDERLY MEN

Elizabeth Ellins, Kirsten Smith, Lucy Lennon, Olia Papacosta, Goya Wannamethee, Peter Whincup, Julian Halcox
Pages: 80 - 80
Conference Abstract

114. P129 SHORT-TERM REPEATABILITY OF NON-INVASIVE AORTIC PULSE WAVE VELOCITY MEASURES

Andrea Grillo, Paolo Salvi, Sandrine Millasseau, Matteo Rovina, Corrado Baldi, Francesco Moretti, Lucia Salvi, Andrea Faini, Renzo Carretta, Filippo Scalise, Gianfranco Parati
Pages: 81 - 82
Conference Abstract

115. P128 COMPARISON OF AUGMENTATION INDEX OBTAINED FROM HEM-9000AI AND MOBIL-O-GRAPH IN JAPANESE NORMOTENSIVE INDIVIDUALS

Masakazu Obayashi, Michihiro Kohno, Shigeki Kobayashi, Michiaki Kohno, Masafumi Yano
Pages: 81 - 81
Conference Abstract

117. P130 TEST-RETEST RELIABILITY FOR PULSE WAVE VELOCITY AND CARDIO-ANKLE VASCULAR INDEX AMONG AFRO-CARIBBEAN YOUNG ADULTS

Janeil M. Williams, Trevor S. Ferguson, Nadia R. Bennett, Amanda Rousseau, Renee Walters, Novie O. Younger-Coleman, Marshall K. Tulloch-Reid, Seeromanie Harding, J. Kennedy Cruickshank, Rainford J. Wilks
Pages: 82 - 82
Conference Abstract

118. P165 HIGHER BLOOD PRESSURE IN YOUTH IS ATTRIBUTABLE TO A COMBINATION OF HIGHER CARDIAC OUTPUT AND HIGHER TOTAL PERIPHERAL RESISTANCE

Alun Hughes, Chloe Park, Abigail Fraser, Laura Howe, Siana Jones, Debbie Lawlor, NIsh Chaturvedi, George Davey Smith
Pages: 82 - 83
Conference Abstract

120. P166 HEAD-DOWN TILT BED-REST SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASES CENTRAL ARTERIAL STIFFNESS

Fouassier David, Hakim Khettab, Pierre Boutouyrie, Carole Leguy, Catalin Cristian
Pages: 83 - 83
Conference Abstract

122. P171 COMPLIANCE OF EXTREMELY DILATED MAIN PULMONARY ARTERIES IN PULMONARY ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION

Joanne Groeneveldt, Tijmen van der Wel, Tim Marcus, Frances De Man, Anton Vonk Noordegraaf, Nicolaas Westerhof, Berend Westerhof
Pages: 84 - 85
Conference Abstract

123. P170 SHORT-TERM EFFECTS OF TRANSCATHETER AORTIC VALVE IMPLANTATION ON AORTIC FUNCTION AND HEMODYNAMICS

Dimitrios Terentes-Printzios, Charalambos Vlachopoulos, Konstantinos Toutouzas, Georgios Latsios, Andreas Synetos, Georgios Trantalis, Fani Mitropoulou, Maria Drakopoulou, Konstantinos Stathogiannis, Vicky Penesopoulou, Konstantinos Kalogeras, Konstantinos Aznaouridis, Manolis Vavuranakis, Dimitrios Tousoulis
Pages: 84 - 84
Conference Abstract

124. P172 VOLUNTARY LIQUORICE INGESTION INCREASES BLOOD PRESSURE VIA MULTIPLE MECHANISMS: INCREASED VOLUME LOAD, PERIPHERAL ARTERIAL RESISTANCE, AND DECREASED AORTIC COMPLIANCE

Elina J. Hautaniemi, Anna M. Tahvanainen, Jenni K. Koskela, Antti J. Tikkakoski, Mika Kähönen, Marko Uitto, Kalle Sipilä, Onni Niemelä, Jukka Mustonen, Ilkka H. Pörsti
Pages: 85 - 85
Conference Abstract

125. P175 AN ACUTE BOUT OF PROLONGED SITTING IMPAIRS ENDOTHELIAL FUNCTION AND INCREASES PLASMA CONCENTRATIONS OF ENDOTHELIN-1 IN OVERWEIGHT/OBESE ADULTS: IMPLICATIONS FOR GLUCOSE AND INSULIN METABOLISM

Megan Grace, Rachel Climie, Michael Wheeler, Nina Eikelis, Joshua Carr, Francis Dillon, Neville Owen, Danny Green, Bronwyn Kingwell, David Dunstan
Pages: 85 - 86
Conference Abstract

127. P173 COUPLED NITROSO-SULFIDE SIGNALIZATION TRIGGERS SPECIFIC VASOACTIVE EFFECTS IN INTRARENAL ARTERIES OF PATIENTS WITH ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION

Sona Cacanyiova, Andrea Berenyiova, Frantisek Kristek, Marian Grman, Karol Ondrias, Jan Breza, Jan Breza
Pages: 85 - 85
Conference Abstract

128. P89 UPRIGHT POSTURE ENHANCES THE UNFAVOURABLE INFLUENCES OF BISOPROLOL ON CENTRAL BLOOD PRESSURE IN HYPERTENSIVE MIDDLE AGED MEN: A DOUBLE-BLINDED RANDOMIZED PLACEBO-CONTROLLED CROSS-OVER STUDY

Ilkka Pörsti, Lauri Suojanen, Antti Haring, Antti Tikkakoski, Arttu Eräranta, Heini Huhtala, Mika Kähönen, Kari Kivistö, Jukka Mustonen
Pages: 86 - 87
Conference Abstract

130. P176 ARTERIAL STIFFNESS AS A PART OF A GENERAL ABNORMALITY OF THE FIBROUS HEALING PROCESS

Pedro Forcada, Miguel Sangiovanni, Alejandra Camino, Wanda Pampinella, Oscar Montaña
Pages: 86 - 86
Conference Abstract

131. P91 GREEN TEA EXTRACT REDUCES LIPID PROFILE, PERCENTAGE OF AORTIC AUGMENTATION INDEX AND INCREASES SOLUBLE RAGE CONCENTRATIONS IN NORMOTENSIVE PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS: A RANDOMIZED, DOUBLE-BLINDED, AND PLACEBO- CONTROLLED TRIAL

Fernando Grover Páez, Patricia Quezada Fernandez, Mariana Rodriguez de la Cerda, David Cardona Müller, Jhonatan Trujillo Quiroz, Walter Trujillo Rangel, Marycruz Barocio Pantoja
Pages: 87 - 88
Conference Abstract

133. P93 ARE HEMODYNAMIC MEASURES ASSOCIATED WITH FRAILTY IN ELDERLY PATIENTS UNDERGOING TRANSCATHETER AORTIC VALVE IMPLANTATION?

Jeannette Goudzwaard, Marjo de Ronde-Tillmans, Nahid El Faquir, Nicolas van Mieghem, Mattie Lenzen, Peter de Jaegere, Francesco Mattace Raso
Pages: 88 - 88
Conference Abstract

135. P95 EFFECT OF CHRONIC INFLAMMATION INHIBITION WITH SALSALATE ON AORTIC STIFFNESS AND VASCULAR ENDOTHELIAL FUNCTION IN OLDER ADULTS: A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED STUDY

Gary Pierce, Lyndsey DuBose, Amy Stroud, Nicholas Jensen, Lauren Wegman-Points, Seth Holwerda, William Haynes, Kaitlyn Dubishar, Jess Fiedorowicz
Pages: 88 - 89
Conference Abstract

136. P94 DAPAGLIFLOZIN ACUTELY RESTORES ENDOTHELIAL DYSFUNCTION, REDUCES AORTIC STIFFNESS AND RENAL RESISTIVE INDEX IN TYPE 2 DIABETIC PATIENTS: A PILOT STUDY

Rosa Maria Bruno, Livia Giannini, Marta Seghieri, Edoardo Vitolo, Stefano Taddei, Lorenzo Ghiadoni, Anna Solini
Pages: 88 - 88
Conference Abstract

137. P96 ACUTE EFFECT OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE SMOKING ON PULSE PRESSURE AMPLIFICATION IN YOUNG SMOKERS

Nikolaos Ioakeimidis, Dimitris Terentes-Printzios, Christos Georgakopoulos, Charalambos Vlachopoulos, Mohammed Abdelrassoul, Ioanna Gourgouli, Nikolaos Magkas, Dimitrios Tousoulis
Pages: 89 - 89
Conference Abstract

138. P98 EFFECT OF LONG-TERM ANDROGENIC TREATMENT ON THE STRUCTURAL AND FUNCTIONAL PROPERTIES OF THE GREAT ARTERIES OF FEMALE TRANSSEXUALS

Flavia Cunha, Luiz Bortolotto, Valeria Costa-Hong, Elaine Costa, Maria Sircilli, Tania Bachega, Berenice Mendonça, Sorahia Domenice
Pages: 89 - 89
Conference Abstract

139. P100 TRIAL OF EXERCISE TO PREVENT HYPERTENSION IN YOUNG ADULTS (TEPHRA): RATIONALE AND PROTOCOL

Afifah Mohamed, Odaro Huckstep, Wilby Williamson, Charlotte Herdman, Yvonne Kenworthy, Konstantina Spagou, Linda Arnold, Polly Whitworth, Ashley Verburg, Holger Burchert, Adam J. Lewandowski, Paul Leeson
Pages: 89 - 90
Conference Abstract

142. P107 OSCILLOMETRIC MEASUREMENT OF 24-HOUR PULSE WAVE VELOCITY PREDICTS ALL- CAUSE MORTALITY IN PATIENTS WITH END-STAGE RENAL DISEASE: THE ISAR-STUDY

Julia Matschkal, Christopher C. Mayer, Siegfried Wassertheurer, Georg Lorenz, Susanne Angermann, Stephan Kemmner, Matthias Braunisch, Roman Günthner, Bernhard Haller, Marcus Baumann, Uwe Heemann, Christoph Schmaderer
Pages: 90 - 91
Conference Abstract

143. P109 PROGRESSION OF AORTIC ARCH CALCIFICATION AFTER KIDNEY TRANSPLANT AND ITS IMPORTANCE IN PREDICTING CARDIOVASCULAR RISK: SINGLE-CENTER 2-YEAR FOLLOW-UP STUDY

Agne Laucyte-Cibulskiene, Evelina Boreikaite, Gediminas Aucina, Migle Gudynaite, Ilona Rudminiene, Sigita Anisko, Loreta Vareikiene, Liutauras Gumbys, Nerijus Teresius, Dileta Valanciene, Ligita Ryliskyte, Laurynas Rimsevicius, Marius Miglinas, Kestutis Strupas
Pages: 91 - 92
Conference Abstract

144. P108 IMPACT OF KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION ON AORTIC STIFFNESS INDEX β0

Marie-Pier Desjardins, Aboubacar Sidibé, Catherine Fortier, Fabrice Mac-Way, Sacha De Serres, Richard Larivière, Bart Spronck, Mohsen Agharazii
Pages: 91 - 91
Conference Abstract

145. P111 ASSOCIATION AND CLINICAL RELEVANCE OF ABSENCE OF LOWER LIMB ARTERIAL PULSE AND CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE IN HEMODIALYSIS PATIENTS

Luiz Bortolotto, Felizardo Nataniel, Luis Gowdak, Henrique Muela, Flavio Paula, Elias David-Neto, Jose Jayme De Lima
Pages: 92 - 92
Conference Abstract

146. P110 DIFFERENCES IN ARTERIAL STIFFNESS MEASURED BY CARDIO-ANKLE VASCULAR INDEX IN PATIENTS WITH NORMAL AND DECREASED RENAL FUNCTION

Marius Miglinas, Alvita Gincaite, Laurynas Rimsevicius, Ligita Ryliskyte, Jolita Badariene, Aleksandras Laucevicius
Pages: 92 - 92
Conference Abstract

148. P115 ALBUMIN-TO-CREATININE RATIO IS ASSOCIATED WITH TARGET ORGAN DAMAGE IN HYPERTENSION

Losif Koutagiar, Charalambos Vlachopoulos, Dimitrios Terentes-Printzios, Nikolaos Loakeimidis, Christos Georgakopoulos, Konstantinos Aznaouridis, Panagiotis Xaplanteris, Athanasios Angelis, Dimitrios Tousoulis
Pages: 93 - 93
Conference Abstract

150. P114 ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IS ASSOCIATED WITH AMBULATORY BLOOD PRESSURE PARAMETERS IN PATIENTS ON MAINTENANCE HEMODIALISYS

Maria Trukhanova, Nadezhda Manukhina, Dmitry Doroshenko, Svetlana Villevalde, Zhanna Kobalava
Pages: 93 - 93
Conference Abstract

151. P135 PRECISION CALIBRATION OF PERIPHERAL PRESSURE WAVEFORMS USING INTRA-ARTERIAL BLOOD PRESSURE REVEALS THE NEED FOR IMPROVED WAYS TO ACCURATELY ESTIMATE AORTIC BLOOD PRESSURE

Dean S. Picone, Martin G. Schultz, Xiaoqing Peng, J. Andrew Black, Nathan Dwyer, Philip Roberts-Thomson, James E. Sharman
Pages: 93 - 94
Conference Abstract

152. P138 CAN PULSE WAVE VELOCITY BE MEASURED IN THE FETAL ASCENDING AORTA?

Madalina Negoita, Arianna Laoreti, Tarek F. Antonios, Asma Khalil, Ashraf W. Khir
Pages: 94 - 95
Conference Abstract

153. P136 ALTERED ADVENTITIAL COLLAGEN FIBRIL MECHANICS AND MORPHOLOGY WITH HIGH PULSE WAVE VELOCITY

Zhuo Chang, Maria Lyck Hansen, Lars Melholt Rasmussen, Riaz Akhtar
Pages: 94 - 94
Conference Abstract

154. P137 NUMERICAL ASSESSMENT AND COMPARISON OF PULSE WAVE VELOCITY METHODS PRESUMING TO MEASURE AORTIC STIFFNESS

Hasan Obeid, Gilles Soulat, Elie Mousseaux, Stephane Laurent, Nikolaos Stergiopulos, Pierre Boutouyrie, Patrick Segers
Pages: 94 - 94
Conference Abstract

155. P140 COMPARISON OF DOPPLER AND OSCILLOMETRIC METHODS OF ASSESSING ANKLE-BRACHIAL INDEX IN PATIENTS WITH SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

Kwame Yeboah, Mensah Owusu, N.A. Rchard, Dzifa Dey, Vincent Boima, J. Kennedy Cruickshank
Pages: 95 - 95
Conference Abstract

156. P141 COMPARISON BETWEEN TECHNIQUES OF EVALUATION MICROVASCULAR MORPHOLOGY: THE GOLD-STANDARD LOCALLY INVASIVE MICROMYOGRAPHY VS. THREE NON-INVASIVE TECHNIQUES. PRELIMINARY DATA

C. De Ciuceis, S. Caletti, M.A. Coschignano, C. Rossini, S. Duse, F. Docchio, S. Pasinetti, F. Zambonardi, F. Semeraro, G. Sansoni, C. Agabiti Rosei, P. Pileri, E. Agabiti Rosei, D. Rizzoni
Pages: 95 - 96
Conference Abstract

157. P139 COMPARISON OF EJECTION DURATIONS DERIVED FROM RADIAL AND BRACHIAL PRESSURE WAVES

Andreas Bauer, Bernhard Hametner, Thomas Weber, Siegfried Wassertheurer
Pages: 95 - 95
Conference Abstract

159. P142 AORTIC ROOT STIFFNESS AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF HEALTHY ADULTS

Madalina Negoita, Alun D. Hughes, Kim H. Parker, Ashraf W. Khir
Pages: 96 - 96
Conference Abstract

160. P144 ASCENDING AND DESCENDING THORACIC AORTA PU-LOOPS FOR THE ESTIMATION OF LEFT VENTRICULAR AFTERLOAD

Alex Hong, Jona Joachim, Cedric Buxin, Sandrine Millasseau, Arthur Le Gall, Joaquim Mateo, Etienne Gayat, Fabrice Vallée
Pages: 97 - 97
Conference Abstract

161. P145 MEASUREMENT OF BLOOD PRESSURE DEPENDENCY OF CAROTID-FEMORAL PULSE WAVE VELOCITY

Mark Butlin, Isabella Tan, Fatemeh Shirbani, Bart Spronck, Alberto Avolio
Pages: 97 - 98
Conference Abstract

162. P19 INFLUENCE OF BRACHIAL ARTERY STIFFNESS ON FLOW-MEDIATED DILATATION IN HEALTHY YOUNG AND OLDER POPULATIONS

Kunihiko Aizawa, Sara Sbragi, Alessandro Ramalli, Piero Tortoli, Francesco Casanova, Carmela Morizzo, Clare Thorn, Angela Shore, Phillip Gates, Carlo Palombo
Pages: 98 - 98
Conference Abstract

163. P18 THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN METABOLIC SYNDROME COMPONENTS, ARTERIAL MARKERS OF EARLY ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND LEFT VENTRICULAR DIASTOLIC DYSFUNCTION

Svetlana Solovjova, Roma Puronaite, Aiste Jakstaite, Ligita Ryliskyte, Jelena Celutkiene, Aleksandras Laucevicius
Pages: 98 - 98
Conference Abstract

164. P146 METHODOLOGICAL ASPECTS AND DETERMINANTS OF HYPEREMIA-MEDIATED SLOWING IN PULSE WAVE VELOCITY: A GENERAL POPULATION STUDY

Nicholas Cauwenberghs, Yenthel Heyrman, Judita Knez, Lutgarde Thijs, Jan A. Staessen, Tatiana Kuznetsova
Pages: 98 - 98
Conference Abstract

165. P20 AUGMENTATION INDEX ASSOCIATES WITH IMPAIRED EARLY VENTRICULAR EJECTION

Haotian Gu, Gerry Carr-White, John Chambers, Phil Chowienczyk
Pages: 98 - 99
Conference Abstract

167. P22 CIRCADIAN VARIATIONS IN THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM

Thomas Weber, Siegfried Wasserheurer, Arno Schmidt-Trucksäss, Enrique Rodilla Sala, Piotr Jankowski, Maria Lorenza Muisan, Cristina Giannatasio, Ian Wilkinson, Joerg Kellermair, Bernhard Hametner, Jose Maria Pascual, Robert Zweiker, Danuta Czarnecka, Anna Paini, Massimo Salvetti, Allessandro Maloberti, Peter Fitscha, Kai Mortensen, Elisabeth Wagner, Carmel McEniery, Cornelia Ablasser
Pages: 99 - 99
Conference Abstract

169. P25 VASCULAR AGING IS ASSOCIATED WITH THE SEVERITY OF CEREBRAL WHITE MATTER LESION LOAD

Lisanne Tap, Annegreet van Opbroek, Wiro Niessen, Marion Smits, Francesco Mattace- Raso
Pages: 100 - 101
Conference Abstract

170. P24 SEX-SPECIFIC PULSE WAVE VELOCITY CUT-OFFS IMPROVE SURVIVAL ANALYSIS IN PATIENTS WITH SUSPECTED CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE

Christopher C. Mayer, Bernhard Hametner, Katy Whitelegg, Thomas Weber, Siegfried Wassertheurer
Pages: 100 - 100
Conference Abstract

172. P28 DETERMINANTS OF ARTERIAL STIFFNESS AS MARKER OF EARLY VASCULAR AGING IN PHYSICIANS POPULATION

Elena Shavarova, Eldar Kazahmedov, Artemiy Orlov, Zhanna Kobalava
Pages: 101 - 101
Conference Abstract

173. P30 THE ROLE OF NOVEL BIOMARKERS IN ARTERIAL STIFFNESS, AND IN PREDICTING FURTHER VASCULAR EVENTS AFTER TIA AND LACUNAR STROKE

Esme Girdwood, Manuela Mengozzi, Eva Bunting, Jean Timeyin, Pietro Ghezzi, Chakravarthi Rajkumar
Pages: 101 - 102
Conference Abstract

174. P29 TOTAL LONGITUDINAL DISPLACEMENT (TLOD) OF THE COMMON CAROTID ARTERY (CCA) DOES NOT DIFFER BETWEEN PATIENTS WITH MODERATE OR HIGH CARDIOVASCULAR RISK (CV) AND PATIENTS AFTER ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION (AMI)

Urtė Gargalskaitė, Pranas Šerpytis, Karolis Azukaitis, Rokas Navickas, Vilma Dzenkeviciute, Jolita Badariene, Zaneta Petrulioniene, Kristijonas Česas
Pages: 101 - 101
Conference Abstract

176. P150 ARTERIAL STIFFNESS AND PROGRESSION OF CEREBRAL WHITE MATTER LESIONS IN ASYMPTOMATIC PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES AND MATCHED CONTROLS: A 5-YEAR COHORT STUDY

Kristian Løkke Funck, Esben Laugesen, Pernille Høyem, Brian Stausbøll-Grøn, Won Kim, Leif Østergaard, Dora Zeidler, Troels Krarup Hansen, Per Løgstrup Poulsen
Pages: 102 - 102
Conference Abstract

177. P152 MICROALBUMINURIA IN NEWLY DIAGNOSED DIABETES MELLITUS: NOT ONLY ABOUT BLOOD PRESSURE OR ARTERIAL STIFFNESS

Barbara Nikolaidou, Eleni Gavriilaki, Eugene Gkaliagkousi, Ioanna Zografou, Areti Triantafyllou, Antonios Lazaridis, Stella Douma
Pages: 102 - 103
Conference Abstract

178. P155 CORRELATION OF SOLUBLE RECEPTOR FOR ADVANCED GLYCATION END PRODUCTS AND S100-A1 ON ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IN NORMOTENSIVE PATIENTS WITH DIABETES

Patricia Quezada Fernandez, Fernando Grover Páez, Becerra Ramos, Carlos, Jhonatan Trujillo Quiros, Walter Trujillo Rangel, Sánchez Rodríguez Sánchez Rodríguez, David Cardona Müller, Mayra Jimenez Cázarez
Pages: 103 - 104
Conference Abstract

179. P153 MARKER OF TYPE VI COLLAGEN FORMATION (PRO-C6) IS ASSOCIATED WITH HIGHER ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IN TYPE 1 DIABETES

Tine Willum Hansen, Daniel G.K. Rasmussen, Simone Theilade, Signe H. Nielsen, Morten A. Karsdal, Federica Genovese, Peter Rossing
Pages: 103 - 103
Conference Abstract

180. P154 VASCULAR STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION IN RELATION TO WEIGHT EXCESS AND BLOOD PRESSURE IN A SAMPLE OF OBESE CHILDREN

Sara Bonafini, Angela Tagetti, Francesco Dalle Vedove, Sara Raimondi, Alice Giontella, Paolo Cavarzere, Rossella Gaudino, Pietro Minuz, Claudio Maffeis, Franco Antoniazzi, Cristiano Fava
Pages: 103 - 103
Conference Abstract

181. P157 RETINAL ARTERIOLAR FUNCTION, ENDOTHELIAL DYSFUNCTION AND ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IN PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES

Jonathan Baier, Søren Tang Knudsen, Line Petersen, Kristian Løkke Funck, Liv Vernstrøm Hald, Toke Bek, Per Løgstrup Poulsen, Esben Laugesen
Pages: 104 - 104
Conference Abstract

185. P160 VASCULAR ABNORMALITIES AND HAEMODYNAMIC PATTERN IN OBESE YOUNG ADULTS

Pedro Forcada, Jorge Chiabaut Svane, Sergio Gonzalez, Carol Kotliar, Sebastian Obregon, Carlos Castellaro
Pages: 105 - 105
Conference Abstract

186. P182 ARTERIES IN PATIENTS WITH HUNTINGTON’S DISEASE

Ziva Melik, Jan Kobal, Ksenija Cankar, Janja Pretnar, Marjan Zaletel, Lucijan Kobal, Natasa Teran
Pages: 105 - 106
Conference Abstract

187. P159 ASSOCIATION BETWEEN PULSE WAVE VELOCITY AND APNEA-HYOPPNEA INDEX IN PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES AND OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA

Christoffer Krogager, Anne Margereta Banghøj, Per Løgstrup Poulsen, Lise Tarnow, Esben Laugesen, Klavs Würgler Hansen
Pages: 105 - 105
Conference Abstract

188. P184 INCREASED ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IS ASSOCIATED WITH HIGH INFLAMMATORY ACTIVITY IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

Sergey Velmakin, Elena Troitskaya, Svetlana Villevalde, Zhanna Kobalava
Pages: 106 - 106
Conference Abstract

189. P183 INCREASED ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IS ASSOCIATED WITH POORER LEFT VENTRICULAR STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION IN ADOLESCENCE

Hannah Taylor, Alun Hughes, Marietta Charakida, Nishi Chaturvedi, George Davey- Smith, John Deanfield, Abigail Fraser, Laura Howe, Debbie Lawlor, Chloe Park
Pages: 106 - 106
Conference Abstract

190. P185 CARDIO-ANKLE VASCULAR INDEX AND PLASMA LEVELS OF LEPTIN AND ADIPONECTIN IN PATIENTS WITH SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

Kwame Yeboah, Richard NA. Owusu Mensah, Dzifa Dey, Vincent Boima, J. Kennedy Cruickshank
Pages: 106 - 107
Conference Abstract

191. P187 IN SEVERE AORTIC STENOSIS, DECREASED SYSTEMIC VASCULAR RESISTANCE IS ASSOCIATED WITH A LARGER, THICKER WALLED VENTRICLE EXCEPT FOR THE SEPTUM

Anish Bhuva, Thomas Treibel, Georgia Doumou, Antonio De Marvao, Carlo Biffi, Timothy Dawes, Siana Jones, Declan O’Regan, James Moon, Alun Hughes, Charlotte Manisty
Pages: 107 - 107
Conference Abstract

192. P186 IMPACT OF OBESITY ON VASCULAR STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION IN INDIVIDUALS WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

Thessa Hilgenkamp, Garett Griffith, Robert Motl, Tracy Baynard, Bo Fernhall
Pages: 107 - 107
Conference Abstract

193. P188 EFFECTS OF RADIOTHERAPY ON LARGE VESSELS IN HODGKIN LYMPHOMA SURVIVORS

Anna Paini, Massimo Salvetti, Michela Buglione, Fabio Bertacchini, Giulia Maruelli, Francesca Trevisan, Liliana Baushi, Stefano Maria Magrini, Maria Lorenza Muiesan
Pages: 108 - 108
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196. P191 AORTIC STIFFNESS AND INFLAMMATION IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES: AN INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPANT DATA META-ANALYSIS

Luca Zanoli, Pierre Boutouyrie, Pasquale Fatuzzo, Kadir Ozturk, Maria Cappello, Eleni Theocharidou, Pietro Castellino, Stephane Laurent
Pages: 108 - 109
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197. P194 CARDIOVASCULAR RESPONSES TO INCREASED PRESSURE DURING HEALTHY PREGNANCY

Victoria L. Meah, Rob E. Shave, Karianne Backx, Eric Stöhr
Pages: 109 - 110
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198. P192 ENDOTHELIAL DYSFUNCTION, ARTERIAL STIFFNESS IN LUNG TRANSPLANTED INDIVIDUALS

Renáta Marietta Böcskei, Béla Benczúr, Veronika Müller, Noémi Eszes, György Láng, Attila Cziráki, György Losonczy, Anikó Bohács
Pages: 109 - 109
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199. P193 CAROTID ATHEROSCLEROSIS, AORTIC STIFFNESS AND PENILE VASCULAR DAMAGE IN PATIENTS WITH ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION: RELATION TO LOW DENSITY LIPOPROTEIN LEVELS AND STATIN THERAPY

Nikolaos Ioakeimidis, Charalambos Vlachopoulos, Athanasios Angelis, Dimitrios Terentes- Printzios, Christos Georgakopoulos, Konstantinos Aznaouridis, Iosif Koutagiar, John Skoumas, Skliros, Dimitrios Tousoulis
Pages: 109 - 109