TITLE

RENIN AND HYPERTENSION

AUTHOR(S)
Kaplan, Norman M.
PUB. DATE
June 1976
SOURCE
Angiology;Jun1976, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the importance of the measurement of plasma renin activity (PRA) in the clinical management of hypertensive patients. Usefulness of PRA levels in the diagnosis of hypertension; Hypothesis that low levels of PRA presage a more favorable prognosis for any given level of hypertension; Aid of PRA levels in choosing drugs to treat hypertension.
ACCESSION #
16357557

 

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