Hypertension, menopause, and coronary artery disease risk in the Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation (WISE) study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Menopause
  • Myocardial Ischemia

abstract

  • Among women undergoing angiography for suspected ischemia, elevated SBP and PP are potent risk factors in premenopausal women. The results suggest that identification of hypertension in premenopausal women dictates additional CAD risk factor assessment and management.

publication date

  • February 7, 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacc.2005.02.099

PubMed ID

  • 16458172

Additional Document Info

start page

  • S50

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 47

number

  • 3 SUPPL.