Left bundle branch block and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: The Losartan Intervention for Endpoint Reduction in Hypertension study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bundle-Branch Block
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • In hypertension with electrocardiographic-left ventricular hypertrophy, left bundle branch block identifies patients at increased risk of cardiovascular mortality, sudden cardiovascular death, and heart failure.

publication date

  • June 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/HJH.0b013e3282fcc23c

PubMed ID

  • 18475164

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1244

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 26

number

  • 6