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Hypertension and Atherosclerosis

 Digital Record
Identifier: 101584929X93

Dates

  • Publication: May 1969

Extent

6 Pages

Creator

Description

In this article, Freis reported that hypertension caused structural changes in arteries, which made them more susceptible to atherosclerosis (and therefore coronary artery disease). As a result of these findings, Freis argued for earlier treatment of hypertension.

Language of Materials

English

Original Profiles System Identifier

XFBBGM

Source Category

Periodical

Freis, Edward D. "Hypertension and Atherosclerosis." The American Journal of Medicine 46, 5 (May 1969): 735-740. Article. 6 Images.

The American Journal of Medicine

Physical Description

Physical Condition - Good

Creator

Collecting Area Details

Part of the Archives and Modern Manuscripts Collection Collecting Area

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