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Historical Development of Antihypertensive Treatment

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Identifier: 101584929X92


  • Publication: 1995


11 Pages


In this chapter from a text book, Freis provided a review of the treatment of hypertension throughout history, from the ancient to the modern era. The bulk of the article covers the development and testing of drug therapies, of which Freis was a central participant.

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Freis, Edward D. "Historical Development of Antihypertensive Treatment." Chapter 164 in Hypertension: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Management (2nd Edition), edited by J. H. Laragh and B. M. Brenner. Raven Press, 1995. Pp. 2741-2751. Excerpt. Monograph. 11 Images.

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Physical Condition - Good

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Part of the Archives and Modern Manuscripts Collection Collecting Area

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