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Candesartan Assessment in the Treatment of Cardiac Hypertrophy. A trial comparing the effects of candesartan to enalapril on the left ventricular mass index (LVMI) in patients with essential hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy
Conclusion Both significantly reduced the LVMI; in patients with eccentric hypertrophy, left ventricular mass normalised in 38% of candesartan patients and in 28% of enalapril patients
1. To capture or seize.
2. The act of catching, or that which is caught.
[O.Fr. cachier, to chase, fr. L. capto, to seize]
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The three historic catch-words
of the Revolution which still stand inscribed on the public buildings of France suffered in esteem in the aftermath of the Second War.
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He who wants to preserve freedom must not parrot-like repeat the catch-words
of the totalitarians.