Relation of left ventricular mass and geometry to morbidity and mortality in uncomplicated essential hypertension Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiomegaly
  • Hypertension

abstract

  • Echocardiographically determined left ventricular mass and geometry stratify risk in patients with essential hypertension independently of and more strongly than blood pressure or other potentially reversible risk factors and may help to stratify the need for intensive treatment.

publication date

  • January 1991

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 1825164

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 345

end page

  • 52

volume

  • 114

number

  • 5