[Clinical, electrocardiographic and echocardiographic aspects in elderly hypertensive patients in Senegal].

@article{Sarr2016ClinicalEA,
  title={[Clinical, electrocardiographic and echocardiographic aspects in elderly hypertensive patients in Senegal].},
  author={Simon Antoine Sarr and Kana Babaka and Mouhamadou Ch{\'e}rif Mboup and Pape Diadie Fall and Khadidiatou Dia and Malick Bodian and Mouhamadou Bamba Ndiaye and Adama Kane and Maboury Diao and Serigne Abdou B{\^a}},
  journal={The Pan African medical journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={25},
  pages={77}
}
INTRODUCTION Arterial hypertension (HTA) in the elderly is an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease. Our study aims to describe the clinical, electrocardiographic and echocardiographic aspects of Arterial hypertension in elderly patients. METHODS We conducted a descriptive, cross-sectional study from January to September 2013. Hypertensive patients =60 years treated in Outpatient Cardiology Department at the Principal Hospital in Dakar were included in the study. Statistical data… CONTINUE READING