Combination of the electrocardiographic strain pattern and albuminuria for the prediction of new-onset heart failure in hypertensive patients: The LIFE study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Albuminuria
  • Electrocardiography
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertension

abstract

  • The combination of albuminuria and ECG strain identifies hypertensive patients at an increased risk of developing HF in the setting of aggressive blood pressure lowering, independent of treatment modality and of other risk factors for HF.

publication date

  • March 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/ajh.2007.66

PubMed ID

  • 18219298

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 273

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 21

number

  • 3