Antihypertensive pharmacotherapy for prevention of sudden cardiac death in hypertensive individuals.

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BACKGROUND High blood pressure is an important public health problem because of associated risks of stroke and cardiovascular events. Antihypertensive drugs are often used in the belief that lowering blood pressure will prevent cardiac events, including myocardial infarction and sudden death (death of unknown cause within one hour of the onset of acute… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011745.pub2

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