Losartan reduced strokes and new-onset diabetes more than atenolol in essential hypertension

Blecker, David; Blecker, Saul B.
November 2002
ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 137 Issue 3, p86
Academic Journal
Discusses research being done on the effectiveness of losartan-based therapy in reducing stroke and new-onset diabetes in hypertensive patients. Reference to study by R.B. Devereux and colleagues, published in the March 2002 issue of the journal 'Lancet'; Information on the study population; Intervention administered to the patients.


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