Reductions in albuminuria and in electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy independently improve prognosis in hypertension: The LIFE Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Albuminuria
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • Baseline UACR and Sokolow-Lyon voltage, as well as in-treatment UACR and Cornell product, added to the risk prediction independent of traditional risk factors, indicating that albuminuria and left ventricular hypertrophy reflect different aspects of cardiovascular damage and are modifiable cardiovascular risk factors.

publication date

  • April 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.hjh.0000217862.50735.dc

PubMed ID

  • 16531808

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 775

end page

  • 81

volume

  • 24

number

  • 4