[Is the J-curve important in the treatment of the patient with arterial hypertension?].

  • José Nazaré
  • Published 1999 in
    Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgao oficial…

Abstract

Stroke morbidity and mortality is related to arterial hypertension. The benefit of arterial hypertension therapy is evident, but the same is not true for coronary artery disease prevention. In recent years, some authors have suggested that as excessive drop in diastolic arterial pressure with therapy could be deleterious. The lack of objective evidence of… (More)

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@article{Nazar1999IsTJ, title={[Is the J-curve important in the treatment of the patient with arterial hypertension?].}, author={Jos{\'e} Nazar{\'e}}, journal={Revista portuguesa de cardiologia : orgao oficial da Sociedade Portuguesa de Cardiologia = Portuguese journal of cardiology : an official journal of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology}, year={1999}, volume={18 4}, pages={401-4} }