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Colchicine reduces platelet aggregation by modulating cytoskeleton rearrangement via inhibition of cofilin and LIM domain kinase 1.

Vascul Pharmacol 2018 12 1;111:62-70. Epub 2018 Oct 1.

Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Division of Cardiology, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vph.2018.09.004DOI Listing
December 2018

Correction: Predictive value for cardiovascular events of common carotid intima media thickness and its rate of change in individuals at high cardiovascular risk - Results from the PROG-IMT collaboration.

September 2018

Left atrial dilatation: A target organ damage in young to middle-age hypertensive patients. The Campania Salute Network.

Int J Cardiol 2018 Aug 27;265:229-233. Epub 2018 Mar 27.

Department of Advanced Medical Sciences, Federico II University of Naples, Italy; Hypertension Research Center, Federico II University of Naples, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.03.120DOI Listing
August 2018

Predictive value for cardiovascular events of common carotid intima media thickness and its rate of change in individuals at high cardiovascular risk - Results from the PROG-IMT collaboration.

PLoS One 2018 12;13(4):e0191172. Epub 2018 Apr 12.

Department of Public Health and Primary Care, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0191172PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5896895PMC
July 2018

Echocardiography in Arterial Hypertension.

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2018 Jun 2;25(2):159-166. Epub 2018 May 2.

Hypertension Research Center, Federico II University Hospital, v. S.Pansini 5, 80131, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40292-018-0259-yDOI Listing
June 2018

Left ventricular hypertrophy offsets the sex difference in cardiovascular risk (the Campania Salute Network).

Int J Cardiol 2018 05;258:257-261

Hypertension Research Center, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy; Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.12.086DOI Listing
May 2018

True double bifurcation lesions: new application of the self-expandable Axxess stent and review of literature with dedicated bifurcation devices.

Cardiovasc Revasc Med 2018 Apr 21. Epub 2018 Apr 21.

Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Divisions of Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carrev.2018.04.011DOI Listing
April 2018

Determinants of decline of renal function in treated hypertensive patients: the Campania Salute Network.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2018 Mar;33(3):435-440

Hypertension Research Center, University of Naples, Federico II, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfx062DOI Listing
March 2018

The Antioxidant Therapy: New Insights in the Treatment of Hypertension.

Front Physiol 2018 21;9:258. Epub 2018 Mar 21.

Dipartimento di Medicina, Chirurgia e Odontoiatria, Università degli Studi di Salerno, Baronissi, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2018.00258DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5871811PMC
March 2018

Higher pulse pressure and risk for cardiovascular events in patients with essential hypertension: The Campania Salute Network.

Eur J Prev Cardiol 2018 02 11;25(3):235-243. Epub 2017 Dec 11.

1 Hypertension Research Center, Federico II University Hospital, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2047487317747498DOI Listing
February 2018

Hypertension Survey in Italy: Novel Findings from the Campania Salute Network.

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2017 Dec 1;24(4):363-370. Epub 2017 Jul 1.

Hypertension Research Center, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40292-017-0220-5DOI Listing
December 2017

Differential effect of obesity on prevalence of cardiac and carotid target organ damage in hypertension (the Campania Salute Network).

Int J Cardiol 2017 Oct 10;244:260-264. Epub 2017 Jun 10.

Hypertension Research Center, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy; Department of Translational Medical Science, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.06.045DOI Listing
October 2017

Development of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Treated Hypertensive Outpatients: The Campania Salute Network.

Hypertension 2017 01 28;69(1):136-142. Epub 2016 Nov 28.

From the Hypertension Research Center (R.I., M.-A.L., E.S., M.T.L., G.C., G.E., E.B., N.D.L., B.T., G.d.S.), Department of Translational Medical Sciences (R.I., G.C., N.D.L., G.d.S.), and Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences (M.-A.L., E.S., G.E., E.B., B.T.), Federico II University, Naples, Italy; and Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Norway (M.T.L.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.116.08158DOI Listing
January 2017

Atrial Dilatation Development in Hypertensive Treated Patients: The Campania-Salute Network.

Am J Hypertens 2016 09 11;29(9):1077-84. Epub 2016 May 11.

Hypertension Research Center, University Federico II of Naples, Napoli, Italy; Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, University Federico II of Naples, Napoli, Italy;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ajh/hpw043DOI Listing
September 2016

Depressed myocardial energetic efficiency is associated with increased cardiovascular risk in hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophy.

J Hypertens 2016 09;34(9):1846-53

aHypertension Research Center bDepartment of Advanced Translational Medical Sciences cDepartment of Biomedical Sciences dDepartment of Neurosciences, Federico II University Hospital, Napoli, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000001007DOI Listing
September 2016

Impact of pulse pressure on left ventricular global longitudinal strain in normotensive and newly diagnosed, untreated hypertensive patients.

J Hypertens 2016 06;34(6):1201-7

aHypertension Research Center (CIRIAPA) bDepartment of Advanced Biomedical Sciences cDepartment of Translational Medical Sciences, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000000906DOI Listing
June 2016

Aortic root dimension and arterial stiffness in arterial hypertension: the Campania Salute Network.

J Hypertens 2016 06;34(6):1109-14

aHypertension Research Center bDepartment of Translational Medical Science, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy cDepartment of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway dDepartment of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000000932DOI Listing
June 2016

Erratum to: National Survey on Excellence Centers and Reference Centers for Hypertension Diagnosis and Treatment: Geographical Distribution, Medical Facilities and Diagnostic Opportunities.

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2015 Dec;22(4):449-50

Division of Cardiology, Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome "Sapienza", Sant'Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa, 1035-39, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s40292-014-0061-4
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40292-014-0061-4DOI Listing
December 2015

Development of new atherosclerotic plaque in hypertensive patients: an observational registry study from the Campania-Salute network.

J Hypertens 2015 Dec;33(12):2471-6

aHypertension Research Center bDepartment of Translational Medical Sciences cDepartment of Advanced Biomedical Sciences dDepartment of Neurosciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000000740DOI Listing
December 2015

Cardiovascular ultrasound exploration contributes to predict incident atrial fibrillation in arterial hypertension: the Campania Salute Network.

Int J Cardiol 2015 Nov 12;199:290-5. Epub 2015 Jul 12.

Hypertension Research Center, Federico II University, Naples, Italy; Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.07.019DOI Listing
November 2015

Automatic classifier based on heart rate variability to identify fallers among hypertensive subjects.

Healthc Technol Lett 2015 Aug 2;2(4):89-94. Epub 2015 Jul 2.

School of Engineering , University of Warwick , Coventry CV4 7AL , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1049/htl.2015.0012DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4612540PMC
August 2015

Cardiovascular risk in relation to a new classification of hypertensive left ventricular geometric abnormalities.

J Hypertens 2015 Apr;33(4):745-54; discussion 754

aHypertension Research Center bDepartment of Translational Medical Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy cDivision of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA dDepartment of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Salerno eDepartment of Neurosciences; Federico II University, Naples fDepartment of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0000000000000477DOI Listing
April 2015

Should thiazide diuretics be given as first line antihypertensive therapy or in addition to other medications?

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2015 Mar 24;22(1):55-9. Epub 2014 Jun 24.

Hypertension Research Center, Federico II University Hospital, via S. Pansini 5, bld. 2, 80131, Naples, Italy.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s40292-014-0065-0
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40292-014-0065-0DOI Listing
March 2015

Atrial fibrillation and microRNAs.

Front Physiol 2014 24;5:15. Epub 2014 Jan 24.

Humanitas Clinical and Research Center Rozzano (Milan), Italy ; University of Milan Milan, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2014.00015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3900852PMC
June 2014

Redesigning service delivery for hypertensive patients: a methodological guideline to improve the management of chronic diseases.

Transl Med UniSa 2014 Apr 24;9:7-17. Epub 2014 Apr 24.

Research and Development Board, Federico II University Hospital ; ITALY ; Translational Medical Sciences, Federico II University ; ITALY.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4012379PMC
April 2014

National survey on excellence centers and reference centers for hypertension diagnosis and treatment: geographical distribution, medical facilities and diagnostic opportunities.

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2014 Mar 26;21(1):29-36. Epub 2013 Nov 26.

Division of Cardiology, Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome "Sapienza", Sant'Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035-39, 00189, Rome, Italy,

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s40292-013-0034-z
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40292-013-0034-zDOI Listing
March 2014

Echocardiography in hypertension: practical recommendations from the Italian Society of Hypertension (SIIA).

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2013 Dec 17;20(4):261-4. Epub 2013 Sep 17.

Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Prevenzione, Centro Ricerche Cliniche, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Università di Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40292-013-0024-1DOI Listing
December 2013

Hypertensive target organ damage predicts incident diabetes mellitus.

Eur Heart J 2013 Nov 23;34(44):3419-26. Epub 2013 Jul 23.

Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Federico II University Hospital, via S. Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/eht281DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3836008PMC
November 2013

Heart rate variability and renal organ damage in hypertensive patients.

Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2012 ;2012:3825-8

Department of Electronics, Computer Science and Systems, University of Bologna, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/EMBC.2012.6346801DOI Listing
July 2013

Right ventricular hypertrophy in systemic hypertension: an updated review of clinical studies.

J Hypertens 2013 May;31(5):858-65

Department of Health Science, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milano, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0b013e32835f17e5DOI Listing
May 2013

2012 consensus document of the Italian Society of Hypertension (SIIA): strategies to improve blood pressure control in Italy: from global cardiovascular risk stratification to combination therapy.

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2013 Mar 28;20(1):45-52. Epub 2013 Mar 28.

Division of Cardiology, Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sant'Andrea Hospital, University of Rome Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035-39, 00189, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40292-013-0007-2DOI Listing
March 2013

Renal artery denervation for treating resistant hypertension : definition of the disease, patient selection and description of the procedure.

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2012 Dec 19;19(4):237-44. Epub 2013 Feb 19.

Division of Cardiology, Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome "Sapienza", Sant' Andrea Hospital, and IRCCS Neuromed, Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1035-39, 00189, Pozzilli, Isernia, Rome, Italy.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/BF03297636
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF03297636DOI Listing
December 2012

Heart rate variability and target organ damage in hypertensive patients.

BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2012 Nov 15;12:105. Epub 2012 Nov 15.

Multidisciplinary Department of Medical Sciences, Second University of Naples, Via Pansini, 5, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2261-12-105DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3536621PMC
November 2012

Arterial stiffness is associated with carotid atherosclerosis in hypertensive patients (the Campania Salute Network).

Am J Hypertens 2012 Jul 19;25(7):739-45. Epub 2012 Apr 19.

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University Hospital, Napoli, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ajh.2012.38DOI Listing
July 2012

Lifestyle-related risk factors, smoking status and cardiovascular disease.

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2012 Jun;19(2):85-92

Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2165/11632140-000000000-00000DOI Listing
June 2012

Classes of antihypertensive medications and blood pressure control in relation to metabolic risk factors.

J Hypertens 2012 Jan;30(1):188-93

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0b013e32834e1edaDOI Listing
January 2012

Initial left-ventricular mass predicts probability of uncontrolled blood pressure in arterial hypertension.

J Hypertens 2011 Apr;29(4):803-8

Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, Federico II University, and Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0b013e328343ce32DOI Listing
April 2011

Effects of nutraceuticals on prevalence of metabolic syndrome and on calculated Framingham Risk Score in individuals with dyslipidemia.

J Hypertens 2010 Jul;28(7):1482-7

Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0b013e3283395208DOI Listing
July 2010

Nutraceuticals for treatment of high blood pressure values in patients with metabolic syndrome.

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2009 Dec 3;16(4):177-82. Epub 2013 Jan 3.

Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, Federico II University, Via Sergio Pansini 5, bld 2-, 80131, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2165/11530420-000000000-00000DOI Listing
December 2009

Insufficient control of blood pressure and incident diabetes.

Diabetes Care 2009 May 17;32(5):845-50. Epub 2009 Feb 17.

Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular, and Immunological Sciences, Federico II University-Naples, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/dc08-1881DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2671117PMC
May 2009

Smoking selectively accelerates carotid atherosclerosis in hypertensive patients.

High Blood Press Cardiovasc Prev 2008 Oct 22;15(4):269-73. Epub 2013 Jan 22.

Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, University Federico II, Via S. Pansini n. 5, 80131, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2165/0151642-200815040-00006DOI Listing
October 2008

Association of suboptimal blood pressure control with body size and metabolic abnormalities.

J Hypertens 2007 Nov;25(11):2296-300

Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Pathology, Geriatrics, Cardiac Surgery, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/HJH.0b013e3282e9a9e4DOI Listing
November 2007

[Usefulness of a telematic system and image analysis in the follow-up of high-risk patients: a new health service model].

G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 2007 Apr;8(4):246-56

Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Scienze Cardiovascolari, Università degli Studi "Federico II", Napoli.

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April 2007

Nitric oxide release is impaired in hypertensive individuals with familial history of stroke.

Am J Hypertens 2006 Dec;19(12):1213-6

Division of Cardiology, 2(nd) Faculty of Medicine, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjhyper.2006.06.002DOI Listing
December 2006

An exaggerated systolic blood pressure response to exercise is associated with cardiovascular remodeling in subjects with prehypertension.

Ital Heart J 2005 Nov;6(11):886-92

Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, School of Medicine, Naples, Italy.

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November 2005

The use of a telematic connection for the follow-up of hypertensive patients improves the cardiovascular prognosis.

J Hypertens 2005 Jul;23(7):1417-23

Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica, Scienze Cardiovascolari ed Immunologiche. Università degli studi Federico II, Napoli, Italy.

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July 2005

The Glu27 allele of the beta2 adrenergic receptor increases the risk of cardiac hypertrophy in hypertension.

J Hypertens 2004 Nov;22(11):2117-22

Department of Medicina Clinica, Scienze Cardiovascolari ed Immunologiche, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.

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November 2004