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International Journal of Vascular Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 3129304, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/3129304
Research Article

Childhood Obesity Associates Haemodynamic and Vascular Changes That Result in Increased Central Aortic Pressure with Augmented Incident and Reflected Wave Components, without Changes in Peripheral Amplification

1Physiology Department, Faculty of Medicine, CUiiDARTE, Republic University, General Flores 2125, 11800 Montevideo, Uruguay
2Pediatric Clinic “C”, Pereira-Rossell Hospital Centre, Faculty of Medicine, Republic University, Bulevar Artigas 1550, 11600 Montevideo, Uruguay
3Pediatric Cardiology Service, Pereira-Rossell Hospital Centre, ASSE, Bulevar Artigas 1550, 11600 Montevideo, Uruguay

Received 1 October 2015; Accepted 20 December 2015

Academic Editor: Aaron S. Dumont

Copyright © 2016 Juan M. Castro 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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