Metabolic syndrome and left ventricular hypertrophy in the prediction of cardiovascular events: The Strong Heart Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Metabolic Syndrome X

abstract

  • LVH is a strong predictor of composite 8-year fatal and non-fatal CV events either in the presence or in the absence of MetS and accounts for a substantial portion of the high CV risk associated with MetS.

publication date

  • February 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2729242

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.numecd.2008.04.001

PubMed ID

  • 18674890

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 98

end page

  • 104

volume

  • 19

number

  • 2