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Heritability of ambulatory and office blood pressure in the Swiss population

Alwan, Heba
Ackermann, Daniel
Staessen, Jan A
Asayama, Kei
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Published in Journal of hypertension. 2015, vol. 33, no. 10, p. 2061-2067
Abstract Blood pressure (BP) is known to aggregate in families. Yet, heritability estimates are population-specific and no Swiss data have been published so far. We estimated the heritability of ambulatory and office BP in a Swiss population-based sample.
Keywords AdultBlood Pressure/geneticsBlood Pressure DeterminationFemaleHumansHypertension/epidemiology/geneticsMaleMiddle AgedSwitzerland/epidemiologyWhite Coat Hypertension/epidemiology/genetics
PMID: 26203966
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Research groups Groupe Jean-Michel Gaspoz (23)
Groupe Pierre-Yves Martin (néphrologie) (30)
Hypertension artérielle (128)
Insuffisance rénale chronique (941)
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ALWAN, Heba et al. Heritability of ambulatory and office blood pressure in the Swiss population. In: Journal of hypertension, 2015, vol. 33, n° 10, p. 2061-2067. doi: 10.1097/HJH.0000000000000681 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:89457

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