Cardioprotective Mechanisms of Lifestyle Modifications and Pharmacotherapies on Cardiac Remodeling and Dysfunction in Hypertensive Heart Disease: an Overview

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The incidence of cardiovascular events in hypertensive patients is clearly related to a left ventricular mass during treatment, and a regression of left ventricular hypertrophy is associated with a better prognosis. This is the case even independently of changes in other risk factors, including blood pressure. Evidence indicates that lifestyle modifications… (More)

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