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Olle Melander

Principal investigator

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Higher levels of von Willebrand factor in patients with syncope due to orthostatic hypotension.

Author

  • Nazim Isma
  • Richard Sutton
  • Andreas Hillarp
  • Karin Strandberg
  • Olle Melander
  • Artur Fedorowski

Summary, in English

Orthostatic hypotension has been linked with increased mortality and cardiovascular morbidity; however, the underlying mechanisms are still unknown. The aim of the study was to assess markers of coagulability in patients with and without orthostatic hypotension who suffered transient loss of consciousness.

Department/s

  • Vascular Diseases - Clinical Research
  • Clinical Chemistry, Malmö
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2015

Language

English

Pages

1594-1601

Publication/Series

Journal of Hypertension

Volume

33

Issue

8

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Topic

  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems

Status

Published

Research group

  • Vascular Diseases - Clinical Research
  • Clinical Chemistry, Malmö
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1473-5598