Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
LVHLeft Ventricular Hypertrophy
LVHLehigh Valley Hospital (Pennsylvania, USA)
LVHLas Vegas Hilton (Las Vegas, NV)
LVHLimagrain Verneuil Holding (France)
LVHLake View Hotel (Mackinac Island, Michigan)
LVHLiverpool Veterinary Hospital (New South Wales, Australia)
Copyright 1988-2018, All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
It is worth pointing out that the elevation of resting concentration of IGF-I observed in our study was associated with a markedly increased IGF-I to IGFBP-3 ratio in LVH athletes (Figure 4).
The five-year survival numbers were even better for people getting LVH hearts -- 84 percent, compared to 70 percent for those getting normal hearts.
"It's important to treat hypertrophy as a potentially independent factor of diabetes risk." LVH often improves with hypertension medications.
We studied predialysis patients with moderate and severe kidney disease and kidney failure to address the questions of (a) at which stage in the progression of kidney disease the increase in cardiac troponin concentration occurs and (b) whether there is a relationship between LVH and cardiac troponin concentrations in pre-ESRD patients.
A systematic review of studies comparing the sensitivities and specificities of ECG and echo found that each was highly specific for the detection of LVH (77%-97%), but the sensitivity of echocardiography (88%-93%) exceeded that of ECG (21%-54%).
In the 9,193-patient LIFE study, treatment with a regimen based on losartan (Cozaar) reduced the risk of stroke (fatal and nonfatal) by 25% in patients with hypertension and LVH versus treatment with a regimen based on the beta-blocker atenolol.
The LVH system's low energy consumption also meets Climate Change Levy stipulations, which encourage energy efficient technologies.
SBP Points 95-105 0 HYP RX CVD 106-116 1 No = 0 No = 0 117-126 2 Yes = 2 Yes = 3 127-137 3 138-148 4 Diabetes AF 149-159 5 No = 0 No = 0 160-170 6 Yes = 2 Yes = 4 171-181 7 182-191 8 Cigarette Smoker LVH 192-202 9 No = 0 No = 0 203-213 10 Yes = 3 Yes = 6
Regression of LVH has also been shown to occur following antihypertensive treatment[16].
Left Ventricular Hypertrophy [LVH]: A total of 44 patients out of the 150 (29%) had LVH.
A 72-year-old female presented with a personal history of hypohidrosis and acroparesthesia from childhood, started with antihypertensive medication, ramipril 1.25 mg, because of LVH and a mild level of hypertension 10 years ago.
In univariate analysis, we evaluated association between CPG adherence and patients' age, gender, presence of any comorbidity, HF, LVH, CKD, DM, dyslipidemia, cerebrovascular disease, receiving treatment at cardiology, hypertension, and nephrology clinics.