Comparative Effectiveness of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Angiotensin Receptor Blockers for Hypertension on Clinical End Points: A Cohort Study
Article first published online: 9 APR 2012
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The Journal of Clinical Hypertension
Volume 14, Issue 7, pages 407–414, July 2012
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Roy, J., Shah, N. R., Wood, G. C., Townsend, R. and Hennessy, S. (2012), Comparative Effectiveness of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Angiotensin Receptor Blockers for Hypertension on Clinical End Points: A Cohort Study. The Journal of Clinical Hypertension, 14: 407–414. doi: 10.1111/j.1751-7176.2012.00617.x
- Issue published online: 2 JUL 2012
- Article first published online: 9 APR 2012
- Manuscript received: December 15, 2011; Revised: January 29, 2012; Accepted: February 3, 2012
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