[Double-blind evaluation of slow-release nicardipine using different methods of blood pressure measurement. Predictive value of the acute response to intravenous nicardipine].

@article{Bellet1987DoubleblindEO,
  title={[Double-blind evaluation of slow-release nicardipine using different methods of blood pressure measurement. Predictive value of the acute response to intravenous nicardipine].},
  author={B. Bellet and Jean Y. Pagny and Gilles Chatellier and R Fr{\`e}re and Dominique M{\'e}nard and Pierre Corvol and Jo{\"e}l M{\'e}nard},
  journal={Archives des maladies du coeur et des vaisseaux},
  year={1987},
  volume={80 6},
  pages={851-5}
}
Forty hypertensive patients (diastolic greater than 95 mmHg) were included after 15 days of a single blind placebo period in a randomized placebo controlled double-blind study to assess the antihypertensive effect of a new galenic form of nicardipine (N) administered 50 mg b.i.d. for 3 weeks. They comprised 27 men and 13 women aged from 27 to 72 years (mean… CONTINUE READING