NIGHTTIME BLOOD PRESSURE DIPPING IN YOUNG ADULTS AND CORONARY ARTERY CALCIUM 10-15 YEARS LATER: THE CARDIA STUDY

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Viera, Anthony J.; Lin, Feng-Chang; Hinderliter, Alan L.; Shimbo, Daichi; Person, Sharina D.; Pletcher, Mark J.; Jacobs, David R.;
(2012)

Nighttime blood pressure (BP) dipping can be quantified as the ratio of mean nighttime (sleep) BP to mean daytime (awake) BP. People whose dipping ratio is 0.90 have been referred to as nondippers, and nondipping is associated with cardiovascular disease events. We exam... View more
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