Intensive Blood Pressure Control Reduces the Risk of Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease and Type 2 Diabetes

Mehler PS, Coll JR, Estacio R, Esler A, Schrier RW, Hiatt WR 

Background- Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and diabetes are both associated with a high risk of ischemic events, but the role of intensive blood pressure control in PAD has not been established.  

 


Mehler PS, Coll JR, Estacio R, Esler A, Schrier RW, Hiatt WR. Intensive Blood Pressure Control Reduces the Risk of Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Peripheral Arterial Disease and Type 2 Diabetes. Circulation. 2003;107:753-756. 

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