Mroczek, William J.; Davidov, Michael E.; Finnerty Jr., Frank A.; Catt, Kevin J.
February 1976
Angiology;Feb1976, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p91
Academic Journal
Presents a study on plasma renin activity in African American hypertensive patients. Citation of the association of low renin activity with lower levels of heart attacks and strokes; Elevation of the mean serum creatinine concentration in patients with high renin levels; Identification of age, sex and elevated blood pressure as risk factors for the development of myocardial infarction or cerebrovascular accidents.


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