Publications

Journals

Victor RG, Haley RW, Willett D, Peshock RM, Vaeth PC, Leonard D, Basit M, Cooper RS, Iannachione VG, Visscher W, Staab J, and HH Hobbs for the Dallas Heart Study Investigators: The Dallas Heart Study: a population-based probability sample for the multidisciplinary study of ethnic differences in cardiovascular health. American Journal of Cardiology 93(12):1473-80, 2004. PMID:15194016.

Nwariaku FE, Miller BS, Auchus R, Holt S, Watumull L, Dolmatch B, Nesbitt S, Vongpatanasin W, Victor RG, Wians F, Livingston E, Snyder WH 3rd. Primary hyperaldosteronism: effect of adrenal vein sampling on surgical outcome. Archives of Surgery 141(5):497-502, 2006. PMID:16702522.

Auchus RJ, Chandler DW, Singeetham S, Chokshi N, Nwariaku FE, Dolmatch BL, Holt SA, Wians FH Jr, Josephs SC, Trimmer CK, Lopera J, Vongpatanasin W, Nesbitt SD, Leonard D, Victor RG: Measurement of 18-Hydroxycorticosterone During Adrenal Vein Sampling for Primary Aldosteronism. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 92(7):2648-51, 2007. Epub 2007 May 1. PMID:17473070.

Victor RG, Leonard D, Hess P, Bhat DG, Jones J, Vaeth, PAC, Ravenell J, Freeman A, Wilson RP, and Haley RW: Factors associated with hypertension awareness, treatment, and control in Dallas County Texas. Archives of Internal Medicine 168(12):1285-1293, 2008. PMID:18574085.

Kontak AC, Victor RG, and Vongpatanasin, W. Dexmedetomidine as a novel countermeasure for the acute sympathomimetic actions of cocaine in cocaine-addicted humans. Hypertension 61(2):388-94, 2013. PMID: 23283356.

Augustyniak RA, Picken MM, Leonard D, Zhou XJ, Zhang W, and Victor RG. Sympathetic nerves and the progression of chronic kidney disease during 5/6 nephrectomy studies in sympathectomized rats. Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology 37(1):12-8, 2010. Epub 2009 Jun 29. PMCID: PMC3298187.

Victor RG, Ravenell JE, Freeman A, Leonard D, Bhat DG, Shafiq M, Knowles P, Storm JS, Adhikari E, Bibbins-Domingo K, Pamela G. Coxson PG, Mark J. Pletcher MJ, Hannan P, and Haley RW. Effectiveness of a barber-based intervention for hypertension in black men: outcome of a cluster-randomized trial. Archives of Internal Medicine 171(4):342-50, 2011. Epub 2010 Oct 25. PMID:20975012.

Kontak AC, Wang Z, Arbique D, Adams-Huet B, Auchus RJ, Nesbitt SD, Victor RG, Vongpatanasin W. Reversible sympathetic overactivity in hypertensive patients with primary aldosteronism. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 95(10):4756-61, 2010. Epub 2010 Jul 21.PMCID: PMC3050103.

Khanna RR, Victor RG, Bibbins-Domingo K, Shapiro MF and Pletcher M. Missed opportunities for treatment of uncontrolled hypertension at physician office visits in the United States, 2005-2009. JAMA Internal Medicine Aug 6:1-2, 2012. PMID: 22869238.

Swaminatha GV, Nelson MD, Rader F, Tang X, Lewis J, Johannes J, Belcik T, Elashoff RM, R. Lindner JR, Victor RG. Cocaine-Induced Vasoconstriction in the Human Coronary Microcirculation: New Evidence from Myocardial Contrast Echocardiography. Circulation 128(6):598-604, 2013.

Price AL, Lingvay I, Szczepaniak EW, Wiebel J, Victor RG, Szczepaniak LS. The metabolic cost of lowering blood pressure with hydrochlorothiazide. Diabetology and Metabolic Syndrome 5(1):35. 2013 doi: 10.1186/1758-5996-5-35 PMID:23837919.

Rader F, Elashoff RM, Niknezhad S, and Victor RG: Differential treatment of hypertension by primary care providers and hypertension specialists in a barber-based intervention trial to control hypertension in black men. American Journal of Cardiology 112(9):1421-6, 2013. doi:10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.07.004. Epub 2013 Aug 23. PMID: 23978276.

Fontil V, Pletcher MJ, Khanna R, Guzman D, Victor R, and Bibbins-Domingo K: Physician Underutilization of Effective Medications for Resistant Hypertension at Office Visits in the  United States: NAMCS 2006-2010. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2013 Nov 19. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 24249113

Book

Kaplan NM and Victor RG: Kaplan’s Clinical Hypertension. 11th Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, November 2014 in press.

Book Chapters, Invited Articles

Victor RG. Commentary: Masked Uncontrolled Hypertension Prevalent in Setting of Treated Blood Pressure. Practice Update in Cardiology, Elsevier, 2014.

Victor RG. Commentary: JNC8 Guidelines for Hypertension: New Goals and New Choices. Practice Update in Cardiology, Elsevier, 2013.

Victor RG. Commentary: An Effective Approach to High Blood Pressure Control - A Science Advisory From the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Practice Update in Cardiology, Elsevier, 2013.

Victor RG. Commentary: Percutaneous Renal Denervation in Patients With Treatment-Resistant Hypertension: Final 3-Year Report of the Symplicity HTN-1 Study. Practice Update in Cardiology, Elsevier, 2014.

Victor RG. Commentary: Trials to Improve Blood Pressure Through Adherence to Antihypertensives in Stroke/TIA: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Practice Update in Cardiology, Elsevier, 2013.

Victor RG. Commentary: Improved Blood Pressure Control Associated With a Large-Scale Hypertension Program. Practice Update in Cardiology, Elsevier, 2013.

Victor RG, Cooper O, Kaplan N. Hypertension Therapy. In Essential Cardiology, 3rd Edition. Springer Science, 2013.

Opie L, Victor RG, Kaplan NM. Diuretics. In Drugs for the Heart, 8th Edition. Elsevier, 2013.

Opie L, Krum H, Victor RG, and Kaplan NM. Antihypertensive Therapies. In Drugs for the Heart, 8th Edition. Elsevier, 2013.

Victor RG. Expanding pharmacists' role in the era of health care reform. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2013 Nov 15;69(22):1959. PMID: 23135562.

Victor RG. Systemic Hypertension: Mechanisms and Diagnosis. In Braunwald’s Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, 10th edition. Elsevier, in press 2014.

Victor RG and Libby P. Systemic Hypertension: Therapy. In Braunwald’s Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, 10th edition. Elsevier, in press 2014.

Victor RG. Arterial Hypertension. In Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 25th edition, L. Goldman and D Auseillo Eds, Saunders, Philadelphia, in press 2014.

Victor RG. The New Hypertension Guidelines. In Braunwald’s Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, supplement to the 9th edition. Elsevier, in press 2014.