Effect of angiotensin II type-1 receptor blockers on stable allograft kidneys: prospective randomized study.

@article{NouriMajalan2009EffectOA,
  title={Effect of angiotensin II type-1 receptor blockers on stable allograft kidneys: prospective randomized study.},
  author={Nader Nouri-Majalan and Ali Ghafari and Sara Moghaddasi},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2009},
  volume={41 7},
  pages={2832-4}
}
OBJECTIVE Is assess the effects of angiotensin II type-I receptor blockers on outcomes in renal transplant recipients without proteinuria or posttransplantation erythrocytosis. PATIENTS AND METHODS Fifty renal transplant recipients (30 men and 20 women, with a mean [SD] age of 40 [13] years) were randomized into 2 groups of 25 patients each; 1 group was treated with losartan for 1 year, and the other was not (control group). Blood pressure and other biochemical parameters were measured at… CONTINUE READING