TITLE

Treating isolated systolic hypertension prevented major cardiovascular events across strata of risk in older patients

AUTHOR(S)
Gray, Jean
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 137 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on a study that explored whether blood pressure-lowering treatment more effective than placebo for preventing major cardiovascular disease events in those at high risk than in those at low risk in older patients with isolated systolic hypertension. Study design and setting; Main outcome measure; Main results; Conclusion.
ACCESSION #
8835497

 

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