Myocardial function and geometry in hypertensive subjects with low levels of afterload Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

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

abstract

  • Hypertensive subjects with low values for sigma(m) have more concentric LV geometry (higher relative wall thickness) and, on average, reduced myocardial function.

publication date

  • March 11, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1067/mhj.2002.119764

PubMed ID

  • 11868064

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 546

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 143

number

  • 3