Comparison of Ambulatory Blood Pressure and Amounts of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Men Versus Women with Similar Levels of Hypertensive Clinic Blood Pressures Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension

abstract

  • The purpose of this study was to assess several indexes of cardiovascular risk in men and women with moderate to severe hypertension. We found that women with moderate and severe hypertension have lower ambulatory blood pressure and less cardiac hypertrophy than men with similar clinic blood pressure.

publication date

  • February 15, 1997

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9052361

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 505

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 79

number

  • 4