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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2011, Article ID 587303, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/587303
Research Article

Integrated Evaluation of Age-Related Changes in Structural and Functional Vascular Parameters Used to Assess Arterial Aging, Subclinical Atherosclerosis, and Cardiovascular Risk in Uruguayan Adults: CUiiDARTE Project

1Physiology Department, School of Medicine and School of Science, CUiiDARTE, Republic University, General Flores 2125, 11800 Montevideo, Uruguay
2Cardiology Department, Cardiovascular Centre, School of Medicine, CUiiDARTE, Clinical Hospital, Republic University, Avenida Italia s/n, 11600 Montevideo, Uruguay
3Clinical Laboratory Department, School of Medicine, Clinical Hospital, Republic University, Avenida Italia s/n, 11600 Montevideo, Uruguay
4Physics Institute, School of Sciences, CUiiDARTE, Republic University, Iguá 4225, 11400 Montevideo, Uruguay

Received 2 April 2011; Revised 26 August 2011; Accepted 27 August 2011

Academic Editor: Roberto Pontremoli

Copyright © 2011 Daniel Bia et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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