Two major studies on the effects of antihypertensive drug treatment in mild hypertension have recently been published. Both have demonstrated that patients with mild hypertension treated with antihypertensive drugs have a lower death rate and fewer vascular complications than patients either untreated or less vigorously treated.
KeywordsPlacebo Group Ischaemic Heart Disease Diastolic Pressure Antihypertensive Drug Treatment Mild Hypertension
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