Predictors of cardiovascular events in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: The Losartan Intervention for Endpoint reduction in hypertension study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Atenolol
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Losartan

abstract

  • A number of patient characteristics predicted cardiovascular events in patients with hypertension and LVH. Risk scores developed from these patient characteristics, including albuminuria, strongly predicted outcomes and may improve risk assessment of patients with hypertension and LVH and planning of clinical trials.

publication date

  • December 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3109/08037050903460590

PubMed ID

  • 20001655

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 348

end page

  • 61

volume

  • 18

number

  • 6