Impact of diastolic Doppler indices on exercise capacity in hypertensive patients with electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy (a LIFE substudy) Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

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

abstract

  • Diastolic LV performance significantly influences exercise capacity in hypertensive patients with LV hypertrophy. Impaired exercise capacity is more strongly associated with blunted reduction in IVRT during exercise than with lower E/A ratio at rest.

publication date

  • June 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00004872-200206000-00037

PubMed ID

  • 12023695

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1223

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 20

number

  • 6