ReviewHeart rate and the cardiovascular riskPalatini, Paolo1; Julius, Stevo2Author Information 1Clinica Medica 1, Università di Padova, Padova, Italy 2Division of Hypertension, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA. Requests for reprints to Dr Paolo Palatini, Clinica Medica l, Università di Padova, via Giustiniani, 2 35126 Padova, Italy. Sponsorship: This work was supported by grant HL 37464 from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (for the Tecumseh Blood Pressure Study), and by grant DK 20572-12 (for the Michigan Diabetes and Training Center). Received 14 August 1996 Revised 23 October 1996 Accepted 24 October 1996. Journal of Hypertension: Volume 15 - Issue 1 - p 3-17 Buy © Lippincott-Raven Publishers.