Does resting heart rate measured by the physician reflect the patient’s true resting heart rate? White-coat heart rate

Objectives: In cardiology, resting heart rate (HR) and blood pressure (BP) are key elements and are used to adapt treatment. However HR measured in consultation may not reflect true resting HR. We hypothesize that there may be a “white-coat” effect like with BP and that there may be an association b...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Benoit Lequeux, Charles Uzan, Michaela B. Rehman
Format: Article
Published: Elsevier 2018-01-01
Series:Indian Heart Journal
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