Findings of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and heart rate variability in patients with Behcet's disease


Ozdemir R. , Sezgin A., Topal E., Kutlu R., Barutcu I., Gullu H.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.92, no.5, pp.646-648, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 92 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0002-9149(03)00747-1
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.646-648

Abstract

Although we found lack of a decrease in nocturnal blood pressure; impaired heart rate variability; and diastolic dysfunction inpatients with Behcet's disease, we could not demonstrate, whether or not this finding has a prognostic value in patients with this disease. (C) 2003 by Excerpta Medica, Inc.