Yasser M Khder

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BACKGROUND There is a lack of data on the effects of angiotensin-receptor blocker and diuretic combinations on ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) in hypertensive patients with additional cardiovascular(More)
Purpose Some targeted anticancer agents are associated with serious ventricular tachyarrhythmias, which may be predicted by electrocardiographic evaluation of drug-related QT prolongation. We studied(More)
BACKGROUND Combination therapy with at least 2 antihypertensive agents is usually needed to achieve appropriate blood pressure (BP) control in patients with isolated or predominant systolic(More)
BACKGROUND Recent antihypertensive treatment guidelines recommend greater use of combination therapies. OBJECTIVES The primary objective of this study was to determine whether combination therapy(More)
Aims Progressive aortic stiffening eventually leads to left ventricular (LV) hypertrophy and heart failure if left untreated. Anti-hypertensive agents have been shown to reverse this to some extent.(More)
The viscoelastic, muscular and endothelial components of the vessel wall may be altered in patients with congestive heart failure (CHF). In order to investigate the relative contribution of each of(More)