Inhibition of the Cerebral Renin-Angiotensin System to Limit Cognitive Decline in Elderly Hypertensive Persons

@article{Opie2011InhibitionOT,
  title={Inhibition of the Cerebral Renin-Angiotensin System to Limit Cognitive Decline in Elderly Hypertensive Persons},
  author={Lionel Henry Opie},
  journal={Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy},
  year={2011},
  volume={25},
  pages={277-279}
}
Inhibition of then renin-angiotensin system (RAS) ranks among the best established and most used cardiovascular therapies. By providing protection against hypertension and heart failure, and also the microvascular complications of diabetes, RAS inhibitors have contributed to the longer life-expectancy now found in higher income populations throughout the… CONTINUE READING