TITLE

Ramipril did not reduce incident diabetes in patients with impaired glycemic control

AUTHOR(S)
Gandhi, Gunjan Y.; Isley, William L.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 146 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a research study regarding the effectiveness of ramipril in reducing the risk for diabetes in patients with impaired glycemic control. The study was conducted by researcher J. Bosch and colleagues. Ramipril did not reduce diabetes in patients with impaired glucose tolerance. The meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, showed reduction in diabetes in patients with hypertension and cardiovascular disease.
ACCESSION #
23847340

 

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