The efficacy and tolerability of antihypertensive treatment based on atenolol in the prevention of stroke and the regression of left ventricular hypertrophy.

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Nine hundred and thirty nine moderate to severe hypertensive patients were treated with a combination of atenolol, a beta 1 selective receptor blocker, diuretics and where required, additional vasodilator therapy to achieve adequate blood pressure (BP) control. Patients were followed up for a period of 10.2 years (mean 6.1 years). Amassed clinical exposure… (More)

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@article{Cruickshank1987TheEA, title={The efficacy and tolerability of antihypertensive treatment based on atenolol in the prevention of stroke and the regression of left ventricular hypertrophy.}, author={J. M. Cruickshank and Thomas Higgins and Kjell M Pennert and James Thorp and Farouk Zacharias and Franziska Zacharias}, journal={Journal of human hypertension}, year={1987}, volume={1 2}, pages={87-93} }