The change in arterial stiffness over the cardiac cycle rather than diastolic stiffness is independently associated with left ventricular mass index in healthy middle-aged individuals

Evelien Hermeling, Sebastian J. Vermeersch, Ernst R. Rietzschel, Marc L. de Buyzere, Thierry C. Gillebert, Roel J. van de Laar, Isabel Ferreira, Arnold P. Hoeks, Luc M. van Bortel, Robert S. Reneman, Patrick Segers, Koen D. Reesink*

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28 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)396-402
JournalJournal of Hypertension
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2012


  • arterial structure and compliance
  • cardiac hypertrophy/remodeling
  • pulse wave velocity
  • systolic hypertension
  • ventricular-arterial coupling

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