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Adverse cardiovascular prognosis of obesity is linked to: endothelial dysfunction, abnormal left ventricular geometry, systolic and diastolic left ventricular dysfunction, heart failure, increased ...

Date : 08/07/2016

[...]strokes occurred in five patients (6%) with isolated hypertension despite similar clinical profile and comparable atrial size as idiopathic AF patients. Conclusion Idiopathic AF may present at ...

Europace, Atrial Fibrillation, Bob Weijs, Ron Pisters, Robby Nieuwlaat, Günter Breithardt, Jean-Yves Le Heuzey, Panos E. Vardas, Ione Limantoro, Ulrich Schotten, Gregory Y.H. Lip, Harry J.G.M. ...

Date : 01/02/2012 Item size : 242384 bytes

The major cardiovascular risk factors, i.e. high blood pressure and metabolic syndrome including hyperlipoproteinaemia and type 2 diabetes, show a sharply rising incidence with ageing and promote ...

European Heart Journal, Editorial, Thomas Thum

Date : 21/12/2015 Item size : 167232 bytes

A 20-year-old male presented with exertional dyspnoea and history of premature coronary artery disease in father and paternal uncle. Two-dimensional echocardiography was suggestive of concentric ...

European Heart Journal, CARDIOVASCULAR FLASHLIGHTS, Rishi Vinod Lohiya, Milind Phadke, Charan Lanjewar, Prafulla Kerkar

Date : 01/01/2015

Introduction Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is a heterogeneous genetic disease characterized by the development of left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) in the absence of abnormal loading conditions ...

European Heart Journal, Monserrat, Lorenzo, López, Begoña, González, Arantxa, Hermida, Manuel, Fernández, Xusto, Ortiz, Martín, Barriales-Villa, Roberto, Castro-Beiras, Alfonso, ...

Date : 01/01/2011 Item size : 282084 bytes

Arterial hypertension frequently occurs in association with myocardial ischaemia and is an independent and significant risk factor for the development of coronary artery disease (CAD), as is left ...

European Heart Journal, Just, H., Frey, M., Zehender, M.

Date : 01/12/1996 Item size : 90687 bytes

More than three decades ago, based on ECG findings, Kannel et al.4 documented LVH to be a powerful blood pressure independent risk factor for cardiac events, such as acute MI, sudden death, ...

European Heart Journal, Messerli, Franz H

Date : 01/03/2003 Item size : 117950 bytes

Ventricular premature contractions without known coronary artery disease also increase the risk of sudden death. Silent ischaemia is not uncommon in patients with hypertension but, so far, no ...

European Heart Journal, Storstein, L.

Date : 01/12/1992

Introduction Cardiomyocyte apoptosis has been shown to be abnormally stimulated in hypertensive heart disease (HHD), defined by the presence of left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) in the absence of ...

European Heart Journal, Ravassa, Susana, González, Arantxa, López, Begoña, Beaumont, Javier, Querejeta, Ramón, Larman, Mariano, Díez, Javier

Date : 01/11/2007

At present, we seek early detection of hypertension; treatment should focus on normalization of blood pressure, the reversal or prevention of left ventricular hypertrophy, associated coronary artery ...

European Heart Journal, Maisch, B., Brilla, C., Kruse, T.

Date : 01/05/1995 Item size : 97828 bytes