Exercise and cardiovascular outcomes in hypertensive patients in relation to structure and function of left ventricular hypertrophy: The LIFE study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Angiotensin II Type 1 Receptor Blockers
  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Exercise
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Losartan
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Stroke

abstract

  • In hypertensive patients with LVH, physically active patients had improved prognosis for cardiovascular endpoints, mortality, and stroke that was independent of LVM.

publication date

  • April 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/HJR.0b013e328329560e

PubMed ID

  • 19369828

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 242

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 16

number

  • 2