Combination therapy with aliskiren versus ramipril or losartan added to conventional therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, uncontrolled hypertension and microalbuminuria.

@article{Imbalzano2015CombinationTW,
  title={Combination therapy with aliskiren versus ramipril or losartan added to conventional therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, uncontrolled hypertension and microalbuminuria.},
  author={Egidio Imbalzano and Mirko Scarpelli and Giuseppe Mandraffino and Michele Creazzo and Giuseppina Lizio and Giovanni Trapani and Giuseppe Dattilo and Andrea Dalbeni and Carmelo Tomasello and Maria Adriana Sardo and Antonino Saitta},
  journal={Journal of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system : JRAAS},
  year={2015},
  volume={16 4},
  pages={956-64}
}
HYPOTHESIS/INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to assess the antihypertensive efficacy and safety of aliskiren versus ramipril or losartan in hypertensive patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, microalbuminuria and uncontrolled hypertension, despite the use of optimal conventional antihypertensive therapy. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this open-label… CONTINUE READING