Psoriasis is associated with subsequent atrial fibrillation in hypertensive patients with left ventricular hypertrophy: The Losartan Intervention for Endpoint study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Losartan
  • Psoriasis

abstract

  • Psoriasis has a similar prevalence in hypertensive patients as in the general population. Psoriasis independently predicted new-onset atrial fibrillation despite lower age and electrocardiographic LVH in psoriasis patients than in patients without psoriasis.

publication date

  • March 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/HJH.0000000000000078

PubMed ID

  • 24379001

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 667

end page

  • 72

volume

  • 32

number

  • 3