New clinical concepts after the ONTARGET trial.

  title={New clinical concepts after the ONTARGET trial.},
  author={Luis M Ruilope and J Segura and J{\'o}se Luis Zamorano},
  journal={Expert review of cardiovascular therapy},
  volume={9 6},
Some aspects of the Ongoing Telmisartan Alone and in Combination with Ramipril Global Endpoint Trial (ONTARGET) study are briefly commented on in this article. The three main topics of interest related to the study that require further analysis are the following: the influence of blood pressure control, and in particular, the target blood pressure for patients with established cardiovascular disease such as those admitted in the ONTARGET study, the renal aspects of the study, which are of great… CONTINUE READING