Pre-clinical cardiovascular disease and surrogate endpoints in hypertension: Does race influence target organ damage independent of blood pressure? Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Continental Ancestry Group
  • Blood Pressure
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • LVH satisfies strict criteria to establish a fully adequate surrogate endpoint for morbid events in hypertension more fully than do carotid arterial findings. It has not yet been fully established whether black-white differences in hypertensive target organ damage are independent of blood pressure or other factors.

publication date

  • December 1998

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9681280

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 138

end page

  • 48

volume

  • 8

number

  • 2