C-reactive protein implications in new-onset hypertension in a healthy population initially aged 65 years: the Proof study.

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BACKGROUND Because inflammation is known to be related with several cardiovascular diseases, we sought to determine whether C-reactive protein (CRP) might precede the onset of hypertension. METHODS The study population was selected from the Proof study cohort including 1011 individuals initially aged 65 years at baseline and followed for 7 years. CRP… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/HJH.0b013e328326f801

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@article{Dauphinot2009CreactivePI, title={C-reactive protein implications in new-onset hypertension in a healthy population initially aged 65 years: the Proof study.}, author={Virginie Dauphinot and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Roche and Michel Picard Kossovsky and Anne-Marie Schott and Vincent Pichot and Jean-Michel Gaspoz and Philippe Gosse and J. Barthelemy}, journal={Journal of hypertension}, year={2009}, volume={27 4}, pages={736-43} }