Arterial Hypertension Research Department

Prof. Alexandra Konradi, MD, DSc
Head of Department, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences

The Research Department of Arterial Hypertension was established in 2001 based on the Research Institute of Cardiology named after Professor Vladimir Almazov (Almazov National Medical Research Centre).

Since its foundation, the Department has been actively involved in research of pathogenesis and treatment of arterial hypertension, secondary arterial hypertension and cardiovascular complications.

The Department comprises:

Major publications

Zvartau N. E., Konradi A. O., Sviryaev Y. V., Rotari O. P., Merkulova N. K., Shlyakhto E. V., Kalinkin A. L., Bagrov A. Y.

Marinobufagenin in hypertensive patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Cellular and Molecular Biology. 2006. Vol. 52. Issue 8, p. 24-27.

Shlyakhto E., Martinihin I., Tanyanskiy D., Rotar O., Solntsev V., Sokolian N., Neznanov N., Konradi A., Denisenko A.

Risk of metabolic syndrome in patients with schizophrenia: comparative study with population of bank employees. Archives of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy. 2013. Vol. 15. Issue 2, p. 15-20.

Rotar O. P., Trifonova E. A., Korostovtseva L. S., Erina A. A., Boyarinova M. A., Kolesova E. P., Dudorova E. A., Alekhin A. N., Konradi A. O., Tanicheva A. A.

Health behaviors and attitudes in young and middle-aged Saint-Petersburg citizens (Russia): a pilot study. Addiction Research and Theory. 2012. Issue S8, p. 2155—2162.

Rotar O., Ivanenko V., Moguchaya E., Erina A., Libis R., Isaeva E., Shavshin A., Kolesova E., Boyarinova M., Solntsev V., Konradi A., Shlyakhto E.

Alcohol consumption and metabolic syndrome in different regions of Russian Federation. Journal of Hypertension. 2012. Vol. 30. Issue e-Supplement A, p. e585.

Korostovtseva L. S., Sviryaev Y. V., Zvartau N. E., Konradi A. O., Kalinkin A. L.

Prognosis and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in prospective study of hypertensive patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in St. Petersburg, Russia. Medical Science Monitor. 2011. Vol. 17. Issue 3, p. 8.