Blood pressure variability predicts cardiovascular events independently of traditional cardiovascular risk factors and target organ damage: A LIFE substudy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Pressure
  • Hypertension
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Stroke

abstract

  • In LIFE patients, higher in-treatment BP6-24months variability was independently of mean BP6-24months associated with later CEP and stroke, but not with MI or TOD after 24 months.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/HJH.0000000000000739

PubMed ID

  • 26378687

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2422

end page

  • 30

volume

  • 33

number

  • 12