Losartan versus atenolol in hypertension and LVH Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • We compared treatment with losartan versus treatment with atenolol in a subgroup of hypertensive patients without clinically evident vascular disease from the Losartan Intervention For Endpoint reduction in hypertension (LIFE) study. Treatment with losartan improved outcomes, especially by preventing stroke.

publication date

  • July 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 29

end page

  • 32

volume

  • 21

number

  • 8