Left atrial systolic force and cardiac markers of preclinical disease in hypertensive patients: The Hypertension Genetic Epidemiology Network (HyperGEN) study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Function, Left
  • Heart Function Tests
  • Hypertension

abstract

  • Enhanced LASF is associated with LV hypertrophy, normal LV chamber function, increased cardiac output, and prolonged relaxation. The LASF is a preload-dependent measure.

publication date

  • July 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.amjhyper.2005.01.005

PubMed ID

  • 16053984

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 899

end page

  • 905

volume

  • 18

number

  • 7