Vascular Function and Structure in the Rat AortaeBook - 2013
One of the inevitable consequences of ageing is the progressive widening of pulse pressure resulting from stiffening of large arteries. While a large body of literature has been devoted to understanding blood pressure, a parameter proven to be predictive of cardiovascular health, very few books are devoted to explaining arterial stiffening, how it worsens, and why is it important for physicians to consider arterial stiffening when treating resistant hypertension. This book fills this gap. The...
Publisher: Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2013
Edition: 1st ed
Copyright Date: ©2013
Branch Call Number: Electronic book
Characteristics: 1 online resource (188 pages)