Autonomic nervous system and left ventricular hypertrophy in essential hypertension.

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BACKGROUND Patients with essential hypertension (EH) and left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) have an increased risk of cardio-vascular complications. Alterations in the autonomic nervous system (ANS) activity may play a role in the development of serious cardiac arrhythmias and mortality in these patients. AIM To examine the activity of ANS in patients… (More)

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@article{Makowski2002AutonomicNS, title={Autonomic nervous system and left ventricular hypertrophy in essential hypertension.}, author={Karol Makowski and Grzegorz Gerard Gielerak and Marian Cholewa and Elżbieta Kramarz and Dariusz Michałkiewicz and Grzegorz Witkor Kamiński and Andrzej W. Cwetsch and Andrzej Skrobowski}, journal={Kardiologia polska}, year={2002}, volume={57 12}, pages={520-31; discussion 532} }