[Diabetes mellitus in hypertensive population attended in Primary Care in Spain. Blood pressure and lipid control rates].

@article{Escobar2007DiabetesMI,
  title={[Diabetes mellitus in hypertensive population attended in Primary Care in Spain. Blood pressure and lipid control rates].},
  author={Carlos Piedra-hita Escobar and Vivencio Barrios and A. Rodriguez Calderon and Jos{\'e} Luis Llisterri and Salvador Gonzalez Garcia and Gustavo C Rodr{\'i}guez-Roca and Arantxa Matal{\'i}},
  journal={Revista clinica espanola},
  year={2007},
  volume={207 5},
  pages={221-7}
}
OBJECTIVES AND METHODS The aim of this study was to determine the blood pressure and LDL-cholesterol (LDL-c) control rates of hypertensive patients with diabetes mellitus attended in primary care setting in Spain, and to compare the data with those of the hypertensive population without diabetes. For this purpose, we analyzed the subset of diabetic patients of those included in the PRESCOT study (a cross-sectional survey of hypertensive subjects > 18 years attended in primary care). 12,954… CONTINUE READING