Relation of echocardiographic left ventricular mass and hypertrophy to persistent electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertropy in hypertensive patients: The LIFE study Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

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

abstract

  • Persistent ECG LVH between screening and LIFE study baseline identified patients with greater LV mass and a higher prevalence of echocardiographic LVH, suggesting that these patients may be at higher risk for subsequent morbid and mortal events.

publication date

  • August 7, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0895-7061(01)01291-2

PubMed ID

  • 11497193

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 775

end page

  • 82

volume

  • 14

number

  • 8 I