Olmesartan vs. ramipril in elderly hypertensive patients: review of data from two published randomized, double-blind studies.

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Hypertension is a frequent condition among individuals over 65 years of age worldwide and is one of the most important risk factors for cardiovascular (CV) disease. Effective drug treatment of elderly hypertensives is usually associated with a marked reduction in CV morbidity and mortality. Among the different classes of antihypertensive agents, angiotensin… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40292-013-0037-9

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