Adverse Prognostic Significance of New Diabetes in Treated Hypertensive Subjects

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Diabetes may develop in nondiabetic hypertensive subjects during treatment, but the long-term cardiovascular implications of this phenomenon are not clear. We determined the prognostic value of new diabetes in hypertensive subjects. In a long-term cohort study, 795 initially untreated hypertensive subjects, 6.5% of whom with type 2 diabetes, underwent… (More)

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@inproceedings{Verdecchia2004AdversePS, title={Adverse Prognostic Significance of New Diabetes in Treated Hypertensive Subjects}, author={Paolo Verdecchia and Gian Paolo Reboldi and Fabio Angeli and Claudia Borgioni and Roberto Gattobigio and Lucia Filippucci and Silvia Norgiolini and Costanza Bracco and Carlo Porcellati}, year={2004} }