Clinical & Experimental Cardiology

Clinical & Experimental Cardiology
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Kazuomi Kario

Kazuomi Kario

Department of Cardiology Jichi Medical University, 3311 Yakushiji, Shimotsuke-city, Tochigi, 329-0498, Japan

Dr. Kazuomi Kario graduated from Jichi Medical School in 1986. He is currently Professor and Chairman of Cardiovascular Medicine, and Professor of the Department of Sleep and Circadian Cardiology, Jichi Medical University School of Medicine, Japan, and is Staff Visiting Professor, Institute of Cardiovascular Science, University College London, London, UK and Visiting Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine. He founded “Hypertension Cardiovascular Outcome Prevention and Evidence in Asia (HOPE Asia Network)” in 2015. Dr Kario and his team were the first to demonstrate “morning surge” in blood pressure as an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease in 2003.
Research Interest

 Myokine; Ventricular remodeling; ST elevation myocardial infarction; Skeletal muscle; Hypertension

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