Atherosclerosis 2021 02 12;319:101-107. Epub 2021 Jan 12.
Finnish Cardiovascular Research Center - Tampere, Arvo Ylpön Katu 34 (33520 Tampere), P.O. Box 100, FI-33014 Tampere University, Finland; Faculty of Medicine and Health Technology, Arvo Ylpön Katu 34 (33520 Tampere) P.O. Box 100, FI-33014 Tampere University, Finland; Vascular Centre, Tampere University Hospital, Elämänaukio 2 (33520 Tampere), P.O. Box 2000, Tampere, 33521, Finland. Electronic address:
Background And Aims: The aim of this study was to examine an association of individual and combined pulse waveform parameters derived from bioimpedance measurements, that is pulse waves from a distal impedance plethysmographic (IPG), a whole-body impedance cardiographic (ICG) and transformed distal impedance plethysmographic (tIPG) signals, with markers of subclinical atherosclerosis, i.e. carotid intima-media thickness (cIMT), brachial artery flow-mediated dilation (FMD) and carotid artery distensibility (Cdist). Read More