TITLE

Can Antihypertensive Treatment Benefit Persons Without Hypertension?

AUTHOR(S)
Kuritzky, Louis
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;4/29/2011 Supplement, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a meta-analysis of a clinical trial on the benefits of treating prehypertension with antihypertensive drugs wherein it reveals that patients at high risk of cardiovascular disease have decreased risk of stroke.
ACCESSION #
60823554

 

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