Variability of arterial hypertension as an additional factor to cardiovascular risk in atrial fibrillation

  • N. Ya. Dotsenko State institution "Zaporizhia Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education Ministry of Health of Ukraine"
  • L. V. Herasymenko State institution "Zaporizhia Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education Ministry of Health of Ukraine"
  • I. A. Shekhunova State institution "Zaporizhia Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education Ministry of Health of Ukraine"
  • S. S. Boev State institution "Zaporizhia Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education Ministry of Health of Ukraine"
  • А. V. Molodan State institution "Zaporizhia Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education Ministry of Health of Ukraine"
  • A. Ya. Malinovskaya State institution "Zaporizhia Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education Ministry of Health of Ukraine"
  • O. V. Yatsenko State institution "Zaporizhia Medical Academy of Post-Graduate Education Ministry of Health of Ukraine"
Keywords: blood pressure variability, аrterial hypertension, atrial fibrillation


The article presents a review of the literature on the role of hypertension in the mechanisms of atrial fibrillation, therelationshipbetweenwhichincreases the risk of cardiovascular disease and mortality. The importance of taking into account the increased variability of BP in the development of target organ damage and adverse cardiovascular events is shown. Approaches to the choice of antihypertensive therapy in patients with hypertension and atrial fibrillation have been identified. It has been found that reducing BP variability can be added as one of the most important strategies in the treatment of hypertension and atrial fibrillation.


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How to Cite
Dotsenko, N. Y., Herasymenko, L. V., Shekhunova, I. A., Boev, S. S., MolodanА. V., Malinovskaya, A. Y., & Yatsenko, O. V. (2021). Variability of arterial hypertension as an additional factor to cardiovascular risk in atrial fibrillation. Modern Medical Technology, (4(51), 41-46.
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