Pulsatile stress in middle-aged patients with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes compared to nondiabetic controls.

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Philips, Jean-Christophe ; Marchand, Monique ; Scheen, André (2010)
  • Subject: pulsatile stress | Type 1 diabetes | type 2 diabetes mellitus | pulse pressure | arterial stiffneww | Finapres | : Cardiovascular & respiratory systems [Human health sciences] | : Systèmes cardiovasculaire & respiratoire [Sciences de la santé humaine] | : Endocrinology, metabolism & nutrition [Human health sciences] | : Endocrinologie, métabolisme & nutrition [Sciences de la santé humaine]

AbstractBackground: Arterial pulse pressure (PP) is considered as an independent cardiovascular risk factor. We compared PP during an active orthostatic test in middle-aged patients with type 1 diabetes and with type 2 diabetes, and corresponding nondiabetic controls. M... View more
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