The use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and other drugs with cardiovascular effects by non-demented and demented elderly with a clinical diagnosis of heart failure. A population-based study of the very old

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The aim of this study was to investigate drug treatment patterns for heart failure (HF) in the very elderly and, in particular, to determine if angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEIs) were under-used by demented persons. The 265 participants investigated in this study were all 75 years and older, with HF and using cardiovascular drugs, and were… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00228-006-0134-y

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