The effect of baseline physical activity on cardiovascular outcomes and new-onset diabetes in patients treated for hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: The LIFE study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Atenolol
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Hypertension
  • Losartan
  • Motor Activity

abstract

  • A modest level of self-reported PA (>30 min twice per week) in patients with hypertension and LVH in the LIFE study was associated with significant reductions in risk for the primary composite end-point and its components of cardiovascular death, stroke, and myocardial infarction, all-cause mortality, and new-onset diabetes.

publication date

  • October 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1365-2796.2007.01808.x

PubMed ID

  • 17875180

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 439

end page

  • 48

volume

  • 262

number

  • 4