Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and neurocognitive function in children with primary hypertension.

Authors: Adams HR, Batisky DL, Hooper SR, Kupferman JC, Lande MB, Samuels J, Wang H

Journal: Pediatric nephrology : journal of the International Pediatric Nephrology Association

BACKGROUND: Children with primary hypertension have been reported to have diminished scores in measures of cognition. However, little is known about the relative correlation between office and ambulatory blood pressure (BP) and neurocognitive test performance, and […]

Neurocognitive Function in Children with Primary Hypertension.

Authors: Adams HR, Batisky DL, Falkner B, Hooper SR, Kupferman JC, Lande MB, Samuels J, Staskiewicz J, Szilagyi PG, Waldstein SR, Wang H

Journal: The Journal of Pediatrics

OBJECTIVE: To compare neurocognitive test performance of children with primary hypertension with that of normotensive controls. STUDY DESIGN: Seventy-five children (10-18 years of age) with newly diagnosed, untreated hypertension and 75 frequency-matched normotensive controls had baseline […]

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