A1 Journal article – refereed
Combined Effects of Child and Adult Elevated Blood Pressure on Subclinical Atherosclerosis: The International Childhood Cardiovascular Cohort Consortium

List of Authors: Juhola J, Magnussen CG, Berenson GS, Venn A, Burns TL, Sabin MA, Srinivasan SR, Daniels SR, Davis PH, Chen W, Kahonen M, Taittonen L, Urbina E, Viikari JSA, Dwyer T, Raitakari OT, Juonala M
Publication year: 2013
Journal: Circulation
Journal name in source: CIRCULATION
Journal acronym: CIRCULATION
Number in series: 3
Volume number: 128
Issue number: 3
Number of pages: 8
ISSN: 0009-7322

Individuals with persistently elevated BP from childhood to adulthood had increased risk of carotid atherosclerosis. This risk was reduced if elevated BP during childhood resolved by adulthood.

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