Sex differences in obesity-related changes in left ventricular morphology: The Strong Heart Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Heart Ventricles
  • Obesity
  • Sex Factors

abstract

  • Obesity influences left ventricular geometry substantially more in women than in men, possibly due to biological factors specifically associated with female adiposity.

publication date

  • July 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4139509

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/HJH.0b013e328347a093

PubMed ID

  • 21558955

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1431

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 29

number

  • 7