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Endogenous ouabain and the renin–angiotensin–aldosterone system: distinct effects on Na handling and blood pressure in human hypertension

Manunta, Paolo and Hamlyn, John M. and Simonini, Marco and Messaggio, Elisabetta and Lanzani, Chiara and Bracale, Maria and Argiolas, Giuseppe and Casamassima, Nunzia and Brioni, Elena and Glorioso, Nicola and Bianchi, Giuseppe (2011) Endogenous ouabain and the renin–angiotensin–aldosterone system: distinct effects on Na handling and blood pressure in human hypertension. Journal of Hypertension, Vol. 29 (2), p. 349-356. ISSN 0263-6352. eISSN 1473-5598. Article.

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DOI: 10.1097/HJH.0b013e32833ea821

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Objective To evaluate whether the renin–angiotensin– aldosterone system (RAAS) and endogenous ouabain system differently affect renal Na handling and blood pressure.
Methods Three hundred and one patients in whom we compared blood pressure, and renal Na tubular reabsorption in the basal condition and 2 h (T120) after saline infusion.
Results Following multivariate-adjusted linear and quartiles analysis, baseline mean blood pressure (MBP) was significantly higher (113.7±1.33mmHg) in the fourth versus the first endogenous ouabain quartile (103.8±1.04mmHg) and the trend across the quartiles was highly significant (β=0.23, P=3.53e-04). In contrast, an inverse relationship was present in the renin activity (PRA) quartiles with MBP highest in the first (112.5±1.26) and lowest in the fourth PRA quartile (107.6±1.48, P=0.039). Following an acute saline load, changes in MBP and the slope of the pressure–natriuresis relationship were inversely related across the PRA quartiles. The fractional excretion of sodium (FENa) showed a negative linear trend going from the first to the third endogenous ouabain quartiles (2.35±0.17 and 1.90±0.14%, P=0.05). Patients in the fourth endogenous ouabain quartile (>323 pmol/l) showed increased FENa T120 (2.78±0.18%, P<0.01) and increased Na tubular rejection fraction (P=0.007) after Na load. After the saline load, there was a biphasic relationship between plasma endogenous ouabain and FENa favoring Na retention at low endogenous ouabain and Na excretion at high endogenous ouabain levels.
Conclusion The RAAS and endogenous ouabain system are two independent and complementary systems having an inverse (RAAS) or a direct (endogenous ouabain system) relationship with hemodynamic parameters.

Item Type:Article
ID Code:6307
Uncontrolled Keywords:Hormones, Na pump inhibitor, Na-K ATPase, salt, salt sensitivity
Subjects:Area 06 - Scienze mediche > MED/09 Medicina interna
Divisions:001 Università di Sassari > 03 Istituti > Clinica medica generale e terapia medica
002 Altri enti e centri di ricerca del Nord Sardegna > Azienda ASL1, Sassari > Centro prevenzione, diagnosi e terapia dell'ipertensione arteriosa e delle complicanze cardiovascolari
Publisher:Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Copyright Holders:© 2011 Wolters Kluwer Health, © Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Deposited On:25 Jul 2011 13:11

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