[J-MIND study: effect of nifedipine on renal function in Japanese hypertensive patients with diabetes mellitus].


The usefulness of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors has been established in hypertensive patients with diabetes mellitus. However, Ca2+ channel antagonists have not been rigorously evaluated in this population. The randomised J-MIND (Japan Multicenter Investigation of Antihypertensive Treatment for Nephropathy in Diabetics) study conducted in… (More)