Regression of electrocardiographic left ventricular hypertrophy during antihypertensive therapy and reduction in sudden cardiac death: The LIFE study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Death, Sudden, Cardiac
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • Absence of in-treatment ECG LV hypertrophy is associated with reduced risk of SCD independently of treatment modality, blood pressure reduction, prevalent coronary heart disease, and other cardiovascular risk factors in hypertensive patients with LV hypertrophy.

publication date

  • August 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.106.666594

PubMed ID

  • 17664372

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 700

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 116

number

  • 7