Antihypertensive therapy and quality of life: a comparison of atenolol, captopril, enalapril and propranolol.

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This randomized, double-blind parallel study compared the effects of atenolol, captopril, enalapril and propranolol in 360 men with mild-to-moderate essential hypertension. Patients were titrated until diastolic blood pressure (Korotkoff phase V) decreased by at least 10 mmHg or to 90 mmHg or less. Quality of life assessments, based on validated… (More)

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@article{Steiner1990AntihypertensiveTA, title={Antihypertensive therapy and quality of life: a comparison of atenolol, captopril, enalapril and propranolol.}, author={S. S. Steiner and Arnold J. Friedhoff and Barbara A. Wilson and Jennifer Wecker and James P. Di Santo}, journal={Journal of human hypertension}, year={1990}, volume={4 3}, pages={217-25} }