Pediatric Hypertension

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ISBN: 978-1-60327-823-2 (Print) 978-1-60327-824-9 (Online)

Table of contents (33 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Regulation of Blood Pressure in Children

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-22

      Neurohumoral Regulation of Blood Pressure in Early Development

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      Pages 23-40

      Vasoactive Factors and Blood Pressure in Children

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      Pages 41-64

      Cardiovascular and Autonomic Influences on Blood Pressure

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      Pages 65-73

      Ion and Fluid Dynamics in Hypertension

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      Pages 75-90

      CRP, Uric Acid, and Other Novel Factors in the Pathogenesis of Hypertension

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      Pages 91-110

      Monogenic and Polygenic Genetic Contributions to Hypertension

  3. Assessment of Blood Pressure in Children: Measurement, Normative Data, Epidemiology

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      Pages 111-111

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      Pages 113-134

      Casual Blood Pressure Methodology

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      Pages 135-146

      Development of Blood Pressure Norms in Children

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      Pages 147-160

      Definitions of Hypertension in Children

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      Pages 161-178

      Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Methodology and Norms in Children

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      Pages 179-208

      Epidemiology of Essential Hypertension in Children: The Bogalusa Heart Study

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      Pages 209-223

      Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease in Children

  4. Hypertension in Children: Predictors, Risk Factors, and Special Populations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 225-225

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      Pages 227-239

      Perinatal Programming and Blood Pressure

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      Pages 241-258

      Familial Aggregation of Blood Pressure

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      Pages 259-289

      Influence of Dietary Electrolytes on Childhood Blood Pressure

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      Pages 291-299

      Ethnic Differences in Childhood Blood Pressure

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      Pages 301-328

      Childhood Obesity and Blood Pressure Regulation

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      Pages 329-342

      Hypertension in Children with the Metabolic Syndrome or Type 2 Diabetes

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      Pages 343-356

      Primary Hypertension

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      Pages 357-374

      Secondary Forms of Hypertension

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