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 [...]

Apr 28, 2015

Nepal earthquake

On behalf of the HIGHCARE team we wish to express our deepest sympathy with the people of Nepal and with the families and friends of climbers who lost their lives in the terrible earthquake of April 25th.