Midwall left ventricular mechanics: An independent predictor of cardiovascular risk in arterial hypertension Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hypertension
  • Ventricular Function, Left

abstract

  • Depressed midwall shortening is a predictor of adverse outcome in arterial hypertension; the combination of higher LV mass and lower midwall shortening identifies individuals at markedly increased risk.

publication date

  • January 15, 1996

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8548897

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 259

end page

  • 65

volume

  • 93

number

  • 2