Efficacy, safety, and effects on quality of life of bisoprolol/hydrochlorothiazide versus amlodipine in elderly patients with systolic hypertension.

@article{Bntos2000EfficacySA,
  title={Efficacy, safety, and effects on quality of life of bisoprolol/hydrochlorothiazide versus amlodipine in elderly patients with systolic hypertension.},
  author={Athanase B{\'e}n{\'e}tos and Silla M. Consoli and A L Safavian and Arnaud Dubanchet and Michel Safar},
  journal={American heart journal},
  year={2000},
  volume={140 4},
  pages={E11}
}
BACKGROUND Several studies have shown the benefits of antihypertensive treatment in elderly patients in terms of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality rate reduction. Low-dose drug combinations may be of interest in treating older subjects. A randomized, multicenter, double-blind, parallel group study was conducted to compare the efficacy and safety of… CONTINUE READING