Quality of life with three antihypertensive treatments. Cilazapril, atenolol, nifedipine.

@article{Fletcher1992QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life with three antihypertensive treatments. Cilazapril, atenolol, nifedipine.},
  author={Astrid Elizabeth Fletcher and Christopher John Bulpitt and Dana Meredith Chase and William C. J. Collins and Curt D. Furberg and Timothy K. Goggin and A. J. Hewett and A. Neiss},
  journal={Hypertension},
  year={1992},
  volume={19 6 Pt 1},
  pages={499-507}
}
A multicenter, randomized double-blind study of 6 months' duration was performed in 540 patients (average age 54 years, 57% male) with mild-to-moderate essential hypertension to determine the relative effects on quality of life of cilazapril, atenolol, and nifedipine retard. Quality of life was assessed by using both a self-administered and an interviewer-administered questionnaire; the assessment included a complaint score (symptoms checklist), Health Status Index, assessment of work… CONTINUE READING