Opposite effects of losartan and atenolol on natriuretic peptides in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: A LIFE substudy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atenolol
  • Atrial Natriuretic Factor
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular
  • Losartan
  • Nerve Tissue Proteins
  • Peptide Fragments

abstract

  • Nt-proANP and Nt-proBNP were reduced in parallel with BP in losartan-treated patients whereas they increased in parallel with decreased heart rate in atenolol-treated patients.

publication date

  • May 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 15834296

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1083

end page

  • 90

volume

  • 23

number

  • 5