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Antihypertensive Agents

Known as: Hypotensives, High Blood Pressure Medicines, Blood Pressure Medicines 
Drugs used in the treatment of acute or chronic vascular HYPERTENSION regardless of pharmacological mechanism. Among the antihypertensive agents are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Hypertension is the most common condition seen in primary care and leads to myocardial infarction, stroke, renal failure, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
"The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The National High Blood Pressure Education Program presents the complete Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Blood pressure reduction achieved with beta-blockers and diuretics is the best recorded intervention to date for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Antihypertensive therapy is well established to reduce hypertension-related morbidity and mortality, but the optimal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Renal function declines progressively in patients who have diabetic nephropathy, and the decline may be slowed by… Expand
Review
1990
Review
1990
There are 14 unconfounded randomised trials of antihypertensive drugs (chiefly diuretics or beta-blockers): total 37,000… Expand
Review
1989
Review
1989
Hay fever has been described as a "post industrial revolution epidemic,"' and successive morbidity surveys from British general… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Resistance to insulin-stimulated glucose uptake is present in the majority of patients with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
A hypothetical model of the active site of angiotensin-converting enzyme, based on known chemical and kinetic properties of the… Expand