Role of Angiotensin Receptor Blocker to Decrease the Progression of Left Ventricular Remodeling in Patients with Asymptomatic Aortic Stenosis


Grant Data
Project Title
Role of Angiotensin Receptor Blocker to Decrease the Progression of Left Ventricular Remodeling in Patients with Asymptomatic Aortic Stenosis
Principal Investigator
Dr Yiu, Kai Hang   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Tse Hung Fat   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
30
Start Date
2016-01-01
Completion Date
2018-06-30
Amount
554700
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Angiotensin Receptor Blocker, Left Ventricular Remodeling, Aortic Stenosis
Discipline
Cardiovascular Research
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17120715
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2 To determine whether blockage of the RAS by ARB for 1 year can slow the progression of LVH in patients with asymptomatic AS.