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Orthostatic hypotension and the risk of congestive heart failure: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies.
|Title||Orthostatic hypotension and the risk of congestive heart failure: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Xin W, Lin Z, Li X|
Orthostatic hypotension (OH) has been related to the increased risk of future congestive heart failure (CHF) events. However, the overall quantitative estimate of predictive ability of OH for CHF has not been determined. We therefore performed a meta-analysis to investigate the association between OH and incident CHF.
|Alternate Journal||PLoS ONE|