Albuminuria and Cardiovascular Risk in Hypertensive Patients with Left Ventricular Hypertrophy: The LIFE Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Albuminuria
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • Increased UACR resulted in increasing risk for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality among hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy. We found no thresholds or plateaus. Risk increases at much lower UACR values than has been reported among diabetic patients.

publication date

  • December 2, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 14644892

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 901

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 139

number

  • 11