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Elevated blood pressure and risk of mitral regurgitation

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Professor Kazem Rahimi

University of Oxford, Oxford (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
8 presentations

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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

Speaker: Doctor C. Asferg (Roskilde, DK)


Doppler indexes of left ventricular diastolic function in relation to hemodynamic load components in a general population.

Speaker: Mr N. Cauwenberghs (Leuven, BE)


Femoral pulse wave velocity relates to eccentric left ventricular remodeling in masked hypertension: The African-PREDICT study

Speaker: Associate Professor R. Kruger (Potchefstroom, ZA)


Hypertension is associated with subclinical left ventricular dysfunction in ischemic stroke survivors (the NOR-SYS study)

Speaker: Doctor S. Saeed (Bergen, NO)


Significant impact of type 2 diabetes mellitus on the association of arterial stiffness with left ventricular hypertrophy and left ventricular diastolic function

Speaker: Ms Y. Ohno (Okayama, JP)


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Systemic and organ adaptation in hypertension

Speakers: Professor K. Rahimi, Doctor C. Asferg, Mr N. Cauwenberghs, Associate Professor R. Kruger, Doctor S. Saeed...

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ESC Congress 2017

26 August - 30 August 2017

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