Worsening diastolic function is associated with elevated fasting plasma glucose and increased left ventricular mass in a supra-additive fashion in an elderly, healthy, Swedish population.

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Abstract

To examine whether increasing fasting plasma glucose (FPG) levels were associated with worsening left ventricular (LV) diastolic function, independently of LV mass index (LVMI) in elderly, otherwise healthy subjects.

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Authors
  • Manan Pareek
  • Mette Lundgren Nielsen
  • Oke Gerke
  • Margrét Leosdottir
  • Jacob Eifer Møller
  • Peter Hindersson
  • Thomas Berend Sehestedt
  • Kristian Wachtell
  • Peter Nilsson
  • Michael Hecht Olsen
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  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)466-472
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Volume184
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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