Partial normalization of components of metabolic syndrome does not influence prevalent echocardiographic abnormalities: The HyperGEN study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Metabolic Syndrome X

abstract

  • There is a little impact of control by treatment of single components of MetS (namely hypertension) on echocardiographic abnormalities. Lower blood pressure in participants with MetS by history was not associated with substantially reduced alterations in cardiac geometry and function.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3158296

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.numecd.2011.02.004

PubMed ID

  • 21570269

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 38

end page

  • 45

volume

  • 23

number

  • 1