Pulse Pressure

Known as: pressures pulse, PULSEPR, pressure pulse 
The force of a heart contraction measured by the difference between the diastolic and systolic blood pressure measurements.
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1940-2017
020040019402016

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Brachial blood pressure is predictive of cardiovascular outcome; however central pressure may better represent the load imposed… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Few population studies addressed the prognostic significance of aortic pulse wave velocity (APWV) above and beyond… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 1
  • table 3
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Damage of large arteries is a major factor in the high cardiovascular morbidity and mortality of patients with end-stage renal… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Pressure wave reflection in the upper limb causes amplification of the arterial pulse so that radial systolic and pulse pressures… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND We examined the relative importance of diastolic (DBP), systolic (SBP) and pulse pressure (PP) as predictors of… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In mechanically ventilated patients with acute circulatory failure related to sepsis, we investigated whether the respiratory… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Current definitions of hypertension are based on levels of systolic blood pressure (SBP) and diastolic blood pressure… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Studies on the usefulness of blood pressure as a prognostic factor in cardiovascular disease have more often involved… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND We attempted to characterize age-related changes in blood pressure in both normotensive and untreated hypertensive… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The prognostic value of pretreatment pulse pressure as a predictor of myocardial infarction and the relation of pulse pressure… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • table 5
Is this relevant?