TITLE

Hypertension

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Efficacy of a low dose nifedipine gits (20 MG) in patients with mild and moderate hypertension,' by C.B. Toal.
ACCESSION #
9708236265

 

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