Increased central pulse pressure and augmentation index in subjects with hypercholesterolemia

Ian B Wilkinson, Krishna Prasad, Ian R Hall, Anne Thomas, Helen MacCallum, David J Webb, Michael P Frenneaux, John R Cockcroft

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Abstract

The goal of this study was to investigate the relation between serum cholesterol, arterial stiffness and central blood pressure.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1005-1011
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of the American College of Cardiology
Volume39
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 20 Mar 2002

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Blood Flow Velocity
  • Body Height
  • Central Venous Pressure
  • Cholesterol, HDL
  • Cholesterol, LDL
  • Female
  • Great Britain
  • Heart Rate
  • Humans
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Sex Factors
  • Smoking
  • Statistics as Topic

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