A population-based assessment of left ventricular systolic dysfunction in middle-aged and older adults: The Strong Heart Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Indians, North American
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Left

abstract

  • LVD, present in approximately 14% of middle-aged to elderly adults, is independently associated with overt heart failure and coronary heart disease, male sex, hypertension, overweight, arterial stiffening, and renal target organ damage and, less consistently, with older age and diabetes.

publication date

  • March 19, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1067/mhj.2001.113223

PubMed ID

  • 11231443

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 439

end page

  • 46

volume

  • 141

number

  • 3