Effect of benazepril addition to amlodipine on ankle oedema and subcutaneous tissue pressure in hypertensive patients

Roberto Fogari, G. D. Malamani, A. Zoppi, A. Mugellini, A. Rinaldi, A. Vanasia, P. Preti

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of benazepril addition to amlodipine antihypertensive treatment on ankle-foot volume (AFV) and pretibial subcutaneous tissue pressure (PSTP), two objective measures of ankle oedema. A total of 32 mild to moderate essential hypertensives (DBF > 90 and

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)207-212
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Human Hypertension
Volume17
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1 2003

Keywords

  • Amlodipine
  • Ankle oedema
  • Benazepril

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine

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