The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of ascending aortic dilatation and to evaluate the possible association between proximal aorta dilatation and structural or functional markers of cardiac organ damage in hypertensive patients.

Prevalence of proximal ascending aorta and target organ damage in hypertensive patients: the multicentric ARGO-SIIA project (Aortic RemodellinG in hypertensiOn of the Italian Society of Hypertension)

Milan, Alberto;Bruno, Giulia;Avenatti, Eleonora;
2019

Abstract

The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of ascending aortic dilatation and to evaluate the possible association between proximal aorta dilatation and structural or functional markers of cardiac organ damage in hypertensive patients.
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Aorta; Echocardiography; Humans; Prevalence; Aortic Diseases; Hypertension
Milan, Alberto; Degli Esposti, Daniela; Salvetti, Massimo; Izzo, Raffaele; Moreo, Antonella; Pucci, Giacomo; Bruno, Giulia; Pareo, Ilenia; Parini, Angelo; Paini, Anna; Laurino, Flora I; Sormani, Paola; Sgariglia, Raffaella; Avenatti, Eleonora; De Luca, Nicola
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