In-treatment midwall and endocardial fractional shortening predict cardiovascular outcome in hypertensive patients with preserved baseline systolic ventricular function: The Losartan Intervention for Endpoint reduction study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Ventricular Function, Left

abstract

  • These results support a prognostic role for left ventricular myocardial function, as estimated by stress-corrected MWS, during aggressive BP lowering in hypertensive patients with preserved ejection fraction at baseline evaluation.

publication date

  • July 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/HJH.0b013e328339f943

PubMed ID

  • 20410835

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1541

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 28

number

  • 7