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  • International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, Volume 21, Issue 1
  • January 2005, p. 145

Lowering blood pressure to prevent myocardial infarction and stroke: A new preventive strategy

  • M. Law (a1), N. Wald (a1) and J. Morris (a1)
  • DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0266462305220196
  • Published online: 01 January 2005
Abstract

Objectives: This study aimed to investigate the screening performance of measuring blood pressure and other variables in identifying those who willdevelop, or die from, ischemic heart disease and stroke and too quantify by howmuch drugs that lower blood pressure will reduce the risk of ischemic heart disease and stroke in those designated “screen positive.”

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