Baroreceptors and Hypertension

  • P. Sleight

Abstract

This chapter will address the changes which occur in the arterial baroreflex arc in humans with hypertension and in animal models of hypertension. It will touch only briefly on baroreceptor denervation, which has been covered in an earlier chapter.

Keywords

Obesity Depression Angiotensin Autocorrelation Choline 

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  • P. Sleight
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  1. 1.University of Oxford, John Radcliffe HospitalOxfordUK

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