Effects of aggressive blood pressure control in normotensive type 2 diabetic patients on albuminuria, retinopathy and strokes.

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BACKGROUND Although several important studies have been performed in hypertensive type 2 diabetic patients, it is not known whether lowering blood pressure in normotensive (BP <140/90 mm Hg) patients offers any beneficial results on vascular complications. The current study evaluated the effect of intensive versus moderate diastolic blood pressure (DBP… (More)

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@article{Schrier2002EffectsOA, title={Effects of aggressive blood pressure control in normotensive type 2 diabetic patients on albuminuria, retinopathy and strokes.}, author={Robert Schrier and Raymond O. Estacio and Anne L Esler and Philip Sydney Mehler}, journal={Kidney international}, year={2002}, volume={61 3}, pages={1086-97} }