Left ventricular mass and incident hypertension in individuals with initial optimal blood pressure: The Strong Heart Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Indians, North American

abstract

  • Left ventricular mass predicts incident arterial hypertension in individuals with initially optimal blood pressure. This association is independent of body build, prevalent diabetes, and initial blood pressure.

publication date

  • September 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2577074

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/HJH.0b013e3283050899

PubMed ID

  • 18698223

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1868

end page

  • 74

volume

  • 26

number

  • 9