Is Beat-to-Beat Blood Pressure Variability in Frequency Domain Associated with the Occurrence of Carotid Plaques?

  • Dan Wu
  • Huahua Xiong
  • Yujie Chen
  • Heye ZhangEmail author
  • Yuan-Ting Zhang
Conference paper
Part of the IFMBE Proceedings book series (IFMBE, volume 64)


More evidences indicate that the increased blood pressure variability (BPV) has some relations with arteriosclerosis and development of plaques



This work was supported in part by the National Basic Research Program 973 (NO. 2010CB732606), the Guangdong Innovation Research Team Fund for Low-cost Healthcare Technologies in China, the External Cooperation Program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (NO. GJHZ1212), the Key Lab for Health Informatics of Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Conflict of Interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dan Wu
    • 1
    • 2
  • Huahua Xiong
    • 3
  • Yujie Chen
    • 4
  • Heye Zhang
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yuan-Ting Zhang
    • 5
  1. 1.Chinese Academy of Sciences and Key Lab for Health Informatics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced TechnologyShenzhenChina
  2. 2.Shenzhen College of Advanced Technology, University of Chinese Academy of SciencesShenzhenChina
  3. 3.Departments of UltrasoundThe Second People’s Hospital of ShenzhenShenzhenChina
  4. 4.Institute of Clinical Anatomy, Southern Medical UniversityGuangzhouChina
  5. 5.Department of Electronic EngineeringJoint Research Centre for Biomedical Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong KongHong KongChina

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