Medical References

Besides being used in clinical environments, Meditech devices are also employed in research internationally. The following is a list of some of the published medical references:

ABPM Devices

Ambulatory Blood Pressure Variability - The Higher the Worst?

Romania - Journal of Hypertension, A. Magdás; A. Varga; C. Podoleanu; A. Tusa; A. Incze; G. Csiki (2018)

A Preliminary Study of the Relationship between Perceived Racism and Cardiovascular Reactivity and Recovery in Native Hawaiians

USA - Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, Andrea Hepuapo'okela Hermosura, Stephen N. HaynesJoseph Keawe'aimoku Kaholokula (2018)

Assessment of left ventricular function and peripheral vascular arterial stiffness in patients with dipper and non-dipper hypertension

Hong Kong - Journal of Investigative Medicine, Yan Chen, Ju-Hua Liu, Zhe Zhen, Yuan Zuo, Qingshan Lin, Mingya Liu, Chunting Zhao, Min Wu, Gaozhen Cao, Run Wang, Hung-Fat Tse, Kai-Hang Yiu. DOI: 10.1136/jim-2017-000513 Published 20 September 2017

Need for forearm blood pressure reference values at heart level

Serbia - Journal of Hypertension. 35():e82, SEP 2017; M. Stojanovic; T. Nisic; J. Ciric; M. Stojkovic; S. Savic; B. Beleslin; B. Parapid; V. Stojanov; M. Zarkovic.

Reversal of nocturnal non-dipping of blood pressure after Levothyroxine therapy in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism

India - Diabetes & Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research & Reviews, Available online 20 July 2017: Mannmath Nath, Balram Gupta, Madhukar Rai, Surya K. Singh.

Time-Dependent Drug Administration in Hypertension and its Effect on Blood Pressure Variability

Romania - Journal of Interdisciplinary Medicine 2017; 2(2):132-135; Annamária Magdás, Cristian Podoleanu, Anna-Boróka Tusa, Adina Gaburol, Alexandru Incze.

Study on ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in type 2 diabetic patients with hypertension

India - Journal of Evidence Based Medicine And Healthcare, Vol (4), Issue (41), 2017 May; Narendra Hiregoudar1, Uday Shubash Bande2, Basavraj Baligar3, Abhishek M. S4

Study of dipping and non-dipping patterns in patients of type 2 diabetes mellitus with hypertension and its association with microalbuminuria

India - Annals of International Medical and Dental Research, Vol (3), Issue (2),2017 March; Ashok Duggal, B.S. Bal, Navpreet Singh.

Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and insulin resistance in people at high risk of cardiovascular disease: a euglycaemic hyperinsulinaemic clamp study

United Kingdom - Clinical Endocrinology, 2016 May 13; IR Wallace, MC McKinley, CT McEvoy, LL Hamill, CN Ennis

The Importance of Home Versus 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring and Assessment of Blood Pressure Variability in Hypertension

Romania - Acta Medica Marisiensis, 2016 March 20;  Annamária Magdás, László Szilágyi, Alexandru Incze

Can ambulatory blood pressure variability contribute to individual cardiovascular risk stratification?

Romania - Annamária Magdás, László Szilágyi, Alexandru Incze

Racial Differences Affecting Night Time Blood Pressure Dipping Groups in Hypertensive Patients

Ireland, Singapore - J Hypertens (Los Angel). 2016 Feb 29; 5(1): 1000214, LH Wong, Huang Elaine, RT Kong

Seasonal variations in nocturnal changes in blood pressure between Ireland and Singapore

Ireland, Singapore - Clinical Trials and Regulatory Science in Cardiology: October 2015, Lin Ho Wong, Peter Ting, David Kerins

Ambulatory Blood Pressure and Arterial Stiffness in Obese Children and Adolescents

Romania - Acta Medica Marisiensis: September 2015, Duicu Carmen, Mărginean Cristina Oana, Pitea Ana Maria, Melit Lorena Elena

Night-time blood pressure and target organ damage: a comparative analysis of absolute blood pressure and dipping status.

Ireland - Journal of Hypertension: June 2015, 33:2257–2264, O'Flynn AM1, Dolan E, Curtin RJ, O'Brien E, Perry IJ, Kearney PM.

Morning surge and cardiovascular risk profile in different subsets of hypertensive patients

Romania - Journal of Hypertension: June 2015, doi: 10.1097/01.hjh.0000467802.18057.3d, Varga, A.; Voidazan, S.; Magdas, A.; Carasca, E.; Podoleanu, C.; Tatar, R.; Tilea, I.

Treatment of Hypertension: Favourable Effect of the Twice-Daily Compared to the Once-Daily (Evening) Administration of Perindopril and Losartan

Hungary - Kidney Blood Pressure Res 2015;40:374-385, 7 July 2015, Ipoly Szauder, Eszter Csajági, Zsuzsanna Major, Gabor Pavlik, Gabriella Ujhelyi (Cardiologic Diagnostic Center, Budapest; Department of Health Sciences and Sport Medicine, University of Phyisical Educatation; Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, College of Nyíregyháza, Nyíregyháza; Department of Pharmaceutics, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary)

A combination of isolated phytochemicals and botanical extracts lowers diastolic blood pressure in a randomized controlled trial of hypertensive subjects

USA - European Journal of Clinical Nutrition , 10 June 2015, S Biesinger, H A Michaels, A S Quadros, Y Qian, A B Rabovsky, R S Badger and T Jalili (University of Utah, Melaleuca Inc)

The usefulness of pressure response to exercise in evaluation of treated hypertensive patients

Romania - 2015 European Journal of Clinical Investigation, 2015 Stichting European Society for Clinical Investigation Journal Foundation, European Journal of Clinical Investigation, 45 (Suppl. 2). 4-68., Workshop 1: Cardiovascular Disease and Inflammation, 1.25: The usefulness of pressure response to exercise in evaluation of treated hypertensive patients - O. Mocan, D. Radulescu & E. Buzdugan UMF Iuliu Hatieganu ClujNapoca (Municipal Hospital, Cluj Napoca, Romania)

Short-term blood pressure variability over 24 h and target organ damage in middle-aged men and women

Ireland - Journal of Human Hypertension advance online publication 19 March 2015; doi: 10.1038/jhh.2015.18 - M Madden, A M O'Flynn, E Dolan, A P Fitzgerald and P M Kearney (University College Cork, Connolly Hospital)

The relationship between blood pressure variability and cardiovascular risk factors in patients with primary hypertension

Romania - DOI: 10.1515/amma-2015-0022; Magdás Annamária, Benedek I, Belényi Boglárka, Carasca C, Gábos Gabriella, Incze A (University of Medicine and Pharmacy Tirgu Mures, County Clinical Emergency Hospital Tirgu Mures, County Clinical Hospital)

Post-exercise hypotensive responses following an acute bout of aquatic and overground treadmill walking in people post-stroke: a pilot study

USA - Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation 2015, Byron Lai, Brenda Jeng, Konstantinos Vrongistinos, Taeyou Jung (California State University Northridge)

Relationship among Brachial-Ankle Pulse Wave Velocity, Early Renal Dysfunction and Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Patients with Hypertension

China -Tianjin Med J, Apr 2014, Vol 42 No 4, LI Pu,YUAN Ruyu,YAN Zhehui,LI Guangping (The Second Hospital of Tianjin Medical University)

Non-invasive detection of microvascular changes in a paediatric and adolescent population with type 1 diabetes: a pilot cross-sectional study

Australia - BMC Endocrine Disorders 2013, 13:41; - Sarah P M Hosking, Rani Bhatia, Patricia A Crock, Ian Wright, Marline L Squance, Glenn Reeves (John Hunter Children's Hospital)

Effects on subclinical heart failure in type 2 diabetic subjects on liraglutide treatment versus glimepiride both in combination with metformin

Sweden - EudraCT nr 2010022695-31, 20110204 - Thomas Nyström, Ake Sjöholm, Cristina Häll, Johan Jendle, Bo Nilsson, Leif Bojö, Lars-Ake Brodin (Karolinska Institutet, Karlstad Central Hospital, Royal Institute of Technology)

Reproducibility of wrist home blood pressure measurement with position sensor and automatic data storage

Germany - BioMed Cardiovascular Disorders 2009 May, 9:20; - S. Uen, R. Fimmers, M. Brieger, G. Nickenig, T. Mengden (University of Bonn)

Development of normative ambulatory blood pressure data in children. Arbeitsgruppe Pädiatrische Hypertonie

Germany - Blood Press Monit. 1999 Jun-Aug; 4 (3-4):121-6 - M. Soergel (University Children's Hospital)

Clinico-functional assessment of the daily dynamics of blood pressure in pneumonia patients

Russia - Terapevticheskii arkhiv, 2003;75(3):40-4. - Geltser B.I., Kotelnikov V.N., Brodskaia T.A. -

Blood pressure volatility--a new parameter for determining blood pressure variability in type-1 diabetes mellitus

Hungary - Orvosi Hetilap, 2003 Sep 7;144(36):1779-84. - E. Ruzicska, V. Nagy, B. Sármán, R. Skoumal, A. Somogyi (Semmelweis University Medical School)

Features of daily rhythm of arterial pressure in patients with primary arterial hypertension and neurogenic syncope conditions

Russia - Terapevticheskii arkhiv, 2002; 74 (10): 85-8. - Z.A.Musaeva, V.Iu. Oknin, B.A. Khapaev, A.V.Fedotova, A.M.Vein.

Blood pressure responses to whole-body cold exposure: effect of carvedilol

Finland - Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2000 dec. 56 (9-10):637-42; - S. Komulainen, T. Tähtinen, H. Rintamäki, H. Virokannas, S. Keinänen-Kiukaanniemi (University of Oulu)

card(X)plore ECG & BP Holter

Can ambulatory blood pressure variability contribute to individual cardiovascular risk stratification?

Romania - Annamária Magdás, László Szilágyi, Alexandru Incze

Refined Assessment of Blood Pressure Instability After Spinal Cord Injury

Canada -  American Journal of Hypertension, Volume 28, Issue 2, Pp. 173-181, 2014; Michèle Hubli, Cameron M. Gee and Andrei V. Krassioukov (University of British Columbia, G. F. Strong Rehabilitation Centre)

Impact of the grasping test on women's cardiovascular systems, and the possibility of replacing the orthostatic tolerance test with it

Poland - Current Issues in Pharmacy and Medical SciencesVol. 27, No. 4, Pages 217-219, 2014; Karolina Zaluska, Tomasz Sawicki, Bartlomiej Kulesza, Adam Nogalski (Medical University of Lublin)

Clinical and pathogenetic pecukiarities in patients with stable angina and arterial hypertension depending on left ventricle hypertrophy

Russia - 2012; M. Surovtseva, N. Koziolova, M. Eltsova, A. Chernyavina (Perm Sate Academy of Medicine named after ac. E. Vagner)

Renoprotective effect of the lisinopril and amlodipine fixed combination in patients with diabetes mellitus and arterial hypertension

Russia - 2011; K.V.Protasov, O.V.Fedorishina, A.A.Dzizinsky, N.B.Antonenko, V.B.Boronova, T.A.Mamonova, L.A.Tsaryova, E.O.Panteleeva (Irkutsk State Medical Postgraduate Education Institute)

CardioMera ECG Holter

Remote Diagnostics of Heart Adaptation Reserve

Russia - 2014; Palaniza Y.B., Hevko O.V. (Ternopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University)

CardioBlue Event ECG

An ambient assisted living platform to integrate biometric sensors to detect respiratory failures for patients with serious breathing problems

Spain - Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 6693, 2011, pp 122-130; AJ Jara, MA Zamora, AFG Skarmeta (Computer Science Faculty, University of Murcia)

Remote vital sings monitoring : instrumentation module

Portugal - 2008, Tomé Emanuel Rodrogues Matos, A thesis submitted for the degree of Master of Biomedical Engineering (Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra, Departamento de Física)

Ambient Assisted Living in Rural Areas: Vision and Pilot Application

Hungary - 2008, Communications in Computer and Information Science Volume 11, 2008, pp 246-252; Ferenc Havasi, Akos Kiss (University of Szeged, Department of Software Engineering)