Prevalence and correlates of aortic regurgitation in American Indians: The strong heart study Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • Aortic regurgitation occurred in 10% of a sample group of middle-aged to older adults and was related to older age, larger aortic root diameter, aortic and mitral stenosis and albuminuria. There was no association of AR with being overweight and a negative association of AR with diabetes.

publication date

  • August 29, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0735-1097(00)00744-0

PubMed ID

  • 10933358

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 461

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 36

number

  • 2