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Increased carotid intima–media thickness in healthy young subjects with a parental history of hypertension (parental hypertension and vascular health)

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    The study protocol was approved by the local committee on ethical practice (Antonio Cardarelli Hospital Ethics Committee, Azienda Ospedaliera di Rilievo Nazionale A Cardarelli, Via A Cardarelli 9, 80131 Napoli, Italy). Written informed consent was obtained from each subject and/or their parents.