Accession Number:

AD1061607

Title:

Prevalence of Spurious Systolic Hypertension in an Active Young Adult Population

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,27 Aug 2015,25 Sep 2018

Corporate Author:

DAVID GRANT USAF MEDICAL CENTER TRAVIS AFB CA TRAVIS AFB United States

Report Date:

2018-09-25

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

This investigation will do a prospective evaluation of preventative health assessment PHA records. The primary objective is to determine the prevalence of pseudo or Spurious Systolic Hypertension SSH in an active young adult population. This investigation will also compare the established normal brachial blood pressure BP ranges with central blood pressure cPB in an active young adult population. We will also describe the association between self-reported levels of physical activity and cBP parameters.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE