Lack of reduction of left ventricular mass in treated hypertension: The strong heart study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • In a free-living population, higher BMI is associated with less reduction of hypertensive LVH; lack of reduction of LVM is independent of BP control and of types of antihypertensive treatment, but is associated with renal damage.

publication date

  • September 4, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3698775

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/JAHA.113.000144

PubMed ID

  • 23744404

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e000144

volume

  • 2

number

  • 3