Cardiovascular Outcomes in the African American Study of Kidney Disease and Hypertension (AASK) Trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Americans
  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Hypertension, Renal
  • Nephrosclerosis

abstract

  • Neither randomized class of antihypertensive therapy nor BP level had a significant effect on the occurrence of CV events, possibly because of limited power. However, this analysis identifies unique and potentially modifiable CV risk factors in this high-risk cohort.

publication date

  • November 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1053/j.ajkd.2006.08.004

PubMed ID

  • 17059993

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 739

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 48

number

  • 5