Antihypertensive treatment and mortality in diabetic patients What is the evidence?


In follow-up studies patients with hypertension and non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) have a four to sevenfold increase in total mortality when compared to non-diabetic normotensive subjects. Recently, the risk of mortality associated with hypertension in diabetes was assessed in 3648 newly diagnosed NIDDM patients [1], hypertension was… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s001250051429


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