Relationship of the electrocardiographic strain pattern to left ventricular structure and function in hypertensive patients: The LIFE study Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

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

abstract

  • When clinical evidence of CHD is accounted for, ECG strain is likely to indicate the presence of anatomic LVH. Greater LV mass and higher prevalence of LVH in patients with strain offer insights into the known association of the strain pattern with adverse outcomes.

publication date

  • August 18, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0735-1097(01)01378-X

PubMed ID

  • 11499746

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 514

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 38

number

  • 2