Prevalence and prognostic significance of wall-motion abnormalities in adults without clinically recognized cardiovascular disease: The strong heart study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Heart Ventricles
  • Ventricular Dysfunction

abstract

  • Echocardiographic left ventricular WM abnormalities in adults without overt cardiovascular disease are associated with 2.4- to 3.4-fold higher risks of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, independent of established risk factors.

publication date

  • July 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.106.652149

PubMed ID

  • 17576870

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 143

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 116

number

  • 2