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Assessment of central haemomodynamics from a brachial cuff in a community setting.

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BACKGROUND: Large artery stiffening and wave reflections are independent predictors of adverse events. To date, their assessment has been limited to specialised techniques and settings. A new, more practical method allowing assessment of central blood pressure from waveforms recorded using a conventional automated oscillometric monitor has recently been validated in laboratory settings. However, the feasibility of this method in a community based setting has not been assessed. METHODS: One-o...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1186/1471-2261-12-48

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-Madox
Wassertheurer, S More by this author
Lasserson, D More by this author
Hametner, B More by this author
Fleming, S More by this author
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Ltd. Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC cardiovascular disorders Journal website
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
48
Publication date:
2012
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EISSN:
1471-2261
ISSN:
1471-2261
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uuid:d4327e8d-d919-48e1-b82e-f3a3cf103e2e
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341141
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pubs:341141

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