Final outcome results of the Multicenter Isradipine Diuretic Atherosclerosis Study (MIDAS). A randomized controlled trial.

@article{Borhani1996FinalOR,
  title={Final outcome results of the Multicenter Isradipine Diuretic Atherosclerosis Study (MIDAS). A randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Nemat O. Borhani and Michele Mercuri and Patty Borhani and Vardaman M. Buckalew and M A Canossa-Terris and Albert A. Carr and Tissa Kappagoda and Michael V. Rocco and H. William Schnaper and James R. Sowers and M. Gene Bond},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1996},
  volume={276 10},
  pages={785-91}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the rate of progression of mean maximum intimal-medial thickness (IMT) in carotid arteries, using quantitative B-mode ultrasound imaging, during antihypertensive therapy with isradipine vs hydrochlorothiazide. DESIGN Randomized, double-blind, positive-controlled trial. SETTING Nine medical center clinics. POPULATION A total of 883 patients with baseline mean +/- SD systolic and diastolic blood pressure (SBP and DBP, respectively) of 149.7 +/- 16.6 and 96.5 +/- 5.1 mm… CONTINUE READING
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