Cardiovascular aging in health.

  title={Cardiovascular aging in health.},
  author={Edward G. Lakatta},
  journal={Clinics in geriatric medicine},
  volume={16 3},
Major focuses of geriatric medicine are cardiovascular diseases with increases in prevalence in older people and how aging might modify the risk factors, clinical manifestations, treatment strategies, and prognoses of these diseases. Quantitative information on age-associated alterations in cardiovascular structure and function in health is essential to… CONTINUE READING