Body weight-dependent relationships between alcohol consumption and pulse pressure in middle-aged Japanese women.

Abstract

High pulse pressure is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, and excessive alcohol drinking increases the risk of hypertension. The purpose of this study was to elucidate the relationship between alcohol intake and pulse pressure in women and to determine whether body weight influences their relationship. The subjects were 18,791 Japanese middle-aged… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jash.2017.09.012

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