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… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Pay-for-performance (P4P) programs provide financial rewards or penalties to individual health care providers, groups of… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Hypertension drives the global burden of cardiovascular disease and its prevalence is estimated to increase by 30% by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Hypertension is the most common condition seen in primary care and leads to myocardial infarction, stroke, renal failure, and… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Two or more antihypertensive agents are increasingly used to control blood pressure (BP) in hypertensive patients. However, it is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The apparent shortfall in prevention of coronary heart disease (CHD) noted in early hypertension trials has been… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Blood pressure control (<140/90 mm Hg) rates for hypertension fall far short of the US national goal of 50% or more… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A BSTRACT Background Diabetic nephropathy is the leading cause of end-stage renal disease. Interruption of the renin–angiotensin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Characteristics such as age and race are often cited as determinants of the response of blood pressure to specific… (More)
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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… (More)
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