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Morris S J, Kunzek S, Shore A C. (1996) The effect of acetylcholine on finger capillary pressure and capillary flow in healthy volunteers Journal of Physiology (1996), 494.1, pp 307-313. (N.B. PDF File, File size: 521k)

Stücker M, Baier V, Reuther T, Hoffmann K, Kellam K, Altmeyer P. (1996): Capillary Blood Cell Velocity in Human Skin Capillaries Located Perpendicularly to the Skin Surface: Measured by a new Laser Doppler Anemometer Microvascular Research 52, pp 188-192. (N.B. PDF File, File size: 291k)

Altmeyer P., Hoffmann K., Stücker: 'Kutane Mikrozirkulation', Springer, ISBN 3-540-62564-X, pp 188-199.

MEASUREMENT OF THE RED BLOOD CELL VELOCITY IN CAPILLARIES OF THE MEDIAL ANKLE IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS BY MEANS OF A LASER-DOPPLER-ANEMOMETER M. SPIEGEL, C. KUHLI, A. PIRA, E. LINDHOFF-LAST, A. M. 20th European Conference on Microcirculation Paris 1998

VALIDATION OF VELOCITY MEASUREMENTS IN HUMAN NAIL FOLD CAPILLARIES BY MEANS OF A LASER-DOPPLER-ANEMOMETER IN DIRECT COMPARISON WITH THE FRAME TO FRAME METHOD M. Spiegel, C. Kuhli, I. Spiegel, A. M. Ehrly. 20th European Conference on Microcirculation Paris 1998

VELOCITY MEASUREMENT IN CAPILLARIES OF THE HUMAN SKIN DURING APPLICATION OF NICOTINE BLASTERS M. Spiegel, A. Pira, E. Lindhoff-Last, A. M. Ehrly. 20th European Conference on Microcirculation Paris 1998

INFLUENCE OF METABOLIC CONTROL AND DURATION OF DISEASE ON MICROVASCULAR DYSFUNCTION IN DIABETES ASSESSED BY LASER DOPPLER ANEMOMETRY M.F. Meyer and H. Schatz. 34th general Assembly of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes, Barcelona, Spain 1998.

INFLUENCE OF METABOLIC CONTROL AND DURATION OF DISEASE ON MICROVASCULAR DYSFUNCTION IN DIABETES ASSESSED BY LASER DOPPLER ANEMOMETRY M.F. Meyer and H. Schatz. Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 106 (1998) 395-403. (N.B. PDF File, File size: 693k)

CAPILLARY MORPHOLOGY OF PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC VENOUS DISEASE OF LOWER LIMB Mr. M.H. Howlader, Mr. P.D. Coleridge Smith. British Microcirculation Society Scientific Meeting 2001

VALIDATION OF MEASUREMENTS IN CAPILLARY BLOOD FLOW BY MEANS OF LASER DOPPLER CAPILLAROMETER (ANEMOMETER) G.Madycki, W.Staszkiewicz, W.Hendiger, P.Slowinski 21st European Conference on Microcirculation 4-7 June 2000 Stockholm

THE EFFECT OF SKIN COMPRESSION ON CAPILLARY BLOOD VELOCITY IN PATIENTS WITH COMBINED ARTERIAL & VENOUS DISEASE S S Shoab, M Howlader, P D Coleridge-Smith 7th World Congress for Microcirculation 19-22 August 2001 Sydney, Australia

VALIDATION OF AN ANALYSIS SOFTWARE FOR INTRAVITAL MICROSCOPY WITH OPS IMAGING APPLIED TO THE HAMSTER SKINFOLD CHAMBER B. Dadasch , A. G. Harris , K. R. Kellam, F. Christ 7th World Congress for Microcirculation 19-22 August 2001 Sydney, Australia

VALIDATION OF AN ANALYSIS SOFTWARE FOR OPS-IMAGING USED IN HUMANS S.Schaudig , B.Dadasch , K.R. Kellam, F. Christ 7th World Congress for Microcirculation 19-22 August 2001 Sydney, Australia

Rarefaction of skin capillaries in patients with anginal chest pain and normal coronary arteriograms.
T. F. T. Antonios 1, J. C. Kaski 2, K. M. Hasan 1, S.J. Brown 2 and D.R. J. Singer 1.
European Heart Journal (2001) 22, 1144-1148

Skin capillary density changes in normal pregnancy and pre-eclampsia. Journal of Hypertension. 20(12):2439-2443, December 2002. Hasan, Khaled M a; Manyonda, Isaac T b; Ng, Fu Siong a; Singer, Donald RJ a; Antonios, Tarek FT c

Clinical Science (1999) 97, (523–528) (Printed in Great Britain) Maximization of skin capillaries during intravital video-microscopy in essential hypertension: comparison between venous congestion, reactive hyperaemia and core heat load tests Tarek F. T. ANTONIOS*†, Fraser E. M. RATTRAY*, Donald R. J. SINGER†, Nirmala D. MARKANDU*, Peter S. MORTIMER‡ and Graham A. MACGREGOR*

(Hypertension. 1999;34:655-658.) Scientific Contributions Rarefaction of Skin Capillaries in Borderline Essential Hypertension Suggests an Early Structural Abnormality Tarek F. T. Antonios; Donald R. J. Singer; Nirmala D. Markandu; Peter S. Mortimer; Graham A. MacGregor

Heart. 2003 Feb;89(2):175-8. Rarefaction of skin capillaries in normotensive offspring of individuals with essential hypertension. Antonios TF, Rattray FM, Singer DR, Markandu ND, Mortimer PS, MacGregor GA.

Antonios TFT. State of the art review: Clinical microcirculatory studies in hypertension. Microcirculation in Cardiovascular Disease 2003 ; 5: 4 – 14.

Antonios TFT, Rattray FM, Markandu ND, MacGregor GA. Rarefaction of skin capillaries in normotensive offspring of individuals with essential hypertension suggests a primary vascular abnormality. Cardiovascular Journal 2003 ; 1: 24 – 26.

ORSOLYA GENZEL-BOROVICZÉNY, FRANK CHRIST and VERENA GLAS. Blood Transfusion Increases Functional Capillary Density in the Skin of Anemic Preterm Infants. Pediatric Research 56:751-755 (2004)

Microangiopathy in Chronic Venous Insufficiency: Quantitative Assessment by Capillary Microscopy . European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery , Volume 26 , Issue 3 , Pages 325 - 331 M . Howlader

Impaired 0.1-Hz vasomotion assessed by laser Doppler anemometry as an early index of peripheral sympathetic neuropathy in diabetes M. F. Meyer, C. J. Rose, J. -O. Hülsmann, H. Schatz and M. Pfohl Department of Internal Medicine, University Clinic Bergmannsheil, Ruhr-University Bochum, D-44789, Bochum, Germany

Correlation of severity of chronic venous disease with capillary morphology assessed by capillary microscopy . Journal of Vascular Surgery , Volume 43 , Issue 3 , Pages 563 - 569 M . Howlader , P . Smith

Lack of a difference in increased capillary blood cell velocity in the skin over proximal interphalangeal joints between rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis M.F. Meyer, H. Czaplewski, J. Braun, B. Hellmich, H. Schatz and H.H. Klein


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last updated 1st October 2010