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Systolic blood pressure and risk of valvular heart disease: a mendelian randomization study

Abstract:

Importance Modifiable risk factors for valvular heart disease remain largely unknown, which limits prevention and treatment.

Objective To assess the association between systolic blood pressure (BP) and major valvular heart disease.

Design, Setting, and Participants A UK Biobank population-based cohort of 502 602 men and women aged 40 to 96 years at baseline was evaluated through mendelian randomization using individual par...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Sub department:
The George Institute for Global Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Sub department:
The George Institute for Global Health
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Sub department:
The George Institute for Global Health
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Sub department:
The George Institute for Global Health
Role:
Author
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Publisher:
American Medical Association Publisher's website
Journal:
JAMA Cardiology Journal website
Volume:
4
Issue:
8
Pages:
788-795
Publication date:
2019-07-10
Acceptance date:
2019-05-08
DOI:
EISSN:
2380-6591
ISSN:
2380-6583
Source identifiers:
998436
Pubs id:
pubs:998436
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uuid:3bcaaf79-f09a-44b3-8001-3410cacdaeb9
Local pid:
pubs:998436
Deposit date:
2019-05-15

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