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Effect of ramipril on the incidence of diabetes.

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BACKGROUND: Previous studies have suggested that blockade of the renin-angiotensin system may prevent diabetes in people with cardiovascular disease or hypertension. METHODS: In a double-blind, randomized clinical trial with a 2-by-2 factorial design, we randomly assigned 5269 participants without cardiovascular disease but with impaired fasting glucose levels (after an 8-hour fast) or impaired glucose tolerance to receive ramipril (up to 15 mg per day) or placebo (and rosiglitazone or place...

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10.1056/nejmoa065061

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Journal:
The New England journal of medicine
Volume:
355
Issue:
15
Pages:
1551-1562
Publication date:
2006-10-05
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EISSN:
1533-4406
ISSN:
0028-4793
URN:
uuid:86e8cd3c-4e90-4cd7-9bf5-e221a8ca1d76
Source identifiers:
21756
Local pid:
pubs:21756

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