Weight Loss and Hypertension in Obese Subjects

Arterial hypertension is strongly related to overweight and obesity. In obese subjects, several mechanisms may lead to hypertension such as insulin and leptin resistance, perivascular adipose tissue dysfunction, renal impairment, renin-angiotensin-aldosterone-system activation and sympathetic nervou...

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Main Authors: Francesco Fantin, Anna Giani, Elena Zoico, Andrea P. Rossi, Gloria Mazzali, Mauro Zamboni
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2019-07-01
Online Access:https://www.mdpi.com/2072-6643/11/7/1667