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Effects on ventricular arrhythmias of oral captopril and of oral mononitrate started early in acute myocardial infarction: results of a randomised placebo controlled trial.

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OBJECTIVE: To assess the effects of oral vasodilator treatment on ventricular arrhythmias in acute myocardial infarction. SETTING: Coronary care units at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, and the Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh. PATIENTS: 100 patients with suspected acute myocardial infarction entered the study at a mean of 13 hours from symptom onset. DESIGN OF INTERVENTION: Double blind randomisation to 4 weeks treatment with captopril (12.5 mg three times a day after a 6.25 mg test dose (n =...

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10.1136/hrt.69.2.161

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Pipilis, A More by this author
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Journal:
British heart journal
Volume:
69
Issue:
2
Pages:
161-165
Publication date:
1993-02-05
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ISSN:
0007-0769
URN:
uuid:192f0e94-55b5-416f-ab6d-a0d9e30f1717
Source identifiers:
49258
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pubs:49258

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