Blood pressure and stroke in heart failure in the reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke (regards) study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Pressure
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypotension
  • Stroke

abstract

  • The odds of prevalent self-reported stroke/TIA are increased in participants with HF and most markedly increased in participants with low SBP. Longitudinal data are needed to determine whether this reflects stroke/TIA secondary to thromboembolism from poor cardiac function or secondary to cerebral hypoperfusion.

publication date

  • December 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2903881

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.109.561670

PubMed ID

  • 19834015

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3706

end page

  • 10

volume

  • 40

number

  • 12