Dihydropyridine calcium antagonists and renal function in hypertensive kidney transplant recipients.

@article{Rump2000DihydropyridineCA,
  title={Dihydropyridine calcium antagonists and renal function in hypertensive kidney transplant recipients.},
  author={Lars Christian Rump and Vitus Oberhauser and Eckhard Schwertfeger and L Speidel and L Zimmerhackl and G{\"u}nter R Kirste and Wolfgang Grotz},
  journal={Journal of hypertension},
  year={2000},
  volume={18 8},
  pages={1115-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate whether calcium antagonists are nephroprotective in hypertensive cyclosporine-treated renal allograft recipients. METHODS We studied 50 hypertensive and 17 normotensive renal transplants (eight females, nine males; 14-54 years, mean age 38.8 +/- 3.5 years). Hypertensive patients were randomized to be treated with (+Ca; 11 females… CONTINUE READING