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Serum proatrial and B-type natriuretic peptide do not increase with higher systolic blood pressure in obese men despite evidence of greater left atrial size and higher left ventricular mass

Topic: Haemodynamics, heart and hypertension

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Doctor Camilla Asferg

Zealand University Hospital, Roskilde (Denmark)
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Systemic and organ adaptation in hypertension

Speakers: Doctor C. Asferg, Mr N. Cauwenberghs, Associate Professor R. Kruger, Doctor S. Saeed, Ms Y. Ohno...

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ESC Congress 2017

26 August - 30 August 2017

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