May 25, 2018

The work goes on

We are proud to announce that the importance of the research coming from HIGHCARE group has gained further international recognition: recently, the clinical recommendations for high altitude exposure of individuals with pre-existing cardiovascular conditions were published in the European Heart Journal, the leading journal in the field of cardiology in Europe. The authors’ list includes [...]

Aug 24, 2017

More HIGHCARE papers published, new projects on the horizon

The huge amount of data collected during previous HIGHCARE expeditions allows us to maintain the flow of scientific production, as documented by publications in high impact journals. In particular, the data from HIGHCARE-ANDES on the performance in six minute walk test of hypertensive patients exposed to high altitude were published in the International Journal Of [...]

Dec 19, 2015

New publication

The results of a substudy of HIGHCARE-ANDES dedicated to blood pressure response to exercise at high altitude have been recently published in JACC. To all our readers best wishes of Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Jun 26, 2015

New publications

The scientific productivity of HIGHCARE projects is not declining. We have recently published the main results of HIGHCARE-ANDES Lowlanders Study (Bilo et al. Hypertension. 2015;65(6):1266-72). Moreover the paper presenting the results of an echocardiography substudy of HIGHCARE-Himalaya has been accepted for publication in European Heart Journal – Cardiovascular Imaging. We have also published a review [...]