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Title: ACE-inhibitors in the treatment of elderly hypertensives
Authors: M'Buyamba-Kabangu, J R ×
Fagard, Robert
Lijnen, Paul
Staessen, Jan A
Van Hoof, R
Amery, A #
Issue Date: Jun-1987
Series Title: Geriatrics vol:42 issue:6 pages:45-9
Abstract: Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors are gaining acceptance as safe and effective agents for treatment of hypertension. Data on their use specifically in elderly hypertensives, however, are limited. Addressed in this review of the available literature are the questions whether they are effective hypotensives in the elderly, whether their effects are age-related, and what effects, if any, do they have on morbidity and mortality in geriatric hypertension.
ISSN: 0016-867X
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Hypertension and Cardiovascular Epidemiology
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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