Impact of diabetes on treatment-induced changes in left ventricular structure and function in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy. The LIFE study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Ventricular Function, Left

abstract

  • Among hypertensive patients with LVH, diabetes is associated with more residual LVH and less improvement in systolic LV function by echocardiography over 4.8 years of antihypertensive treatment.

publication date

  • June 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.numecd.2008.12.009

PubMed ID

  • 19303268

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 306

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 19

number

  • 5