Chlorthalidone, a diuretic often considered a thiazidetype diuretic, has demonstrated superiority to HCTZ in reducing BP as evidenced in the MRFIT
study and has been shown in numerous clinical trials to provide similar if not greater efficacy than other classes of antihypertensives in reducing BE stroke, and CV events, with a good safety prone.
Gump, one of the co-authors of the MRFIT
study, argues that telecommuting on vacation creates 'vigilance for threat'.
Protection from and risk of increased mortality associated with patterns of alcohol use in the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial (MRFIT
The study used data collected in the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial (MRFIT
), a study that enrolled nearly 13,000 men in the mid-1970s.
The men were followed in the MRFIT
for an average of 6 years, during which they had annual examinations.
In 351,000 men aged 35-57 in the MRFIT
trial, all-cause mortality rose at TC levels below 170 mg/dL, and shot up below 140 mg/dL to the same level seen at 300 mg/dL.
behavior pattern study, ill: type a behavior and incidence of coronary heart disease.
Stamler J, Wentworth D, Neaton JD (1986) Is the relationship between serum cholesterol and risk of premature death from coronary heart disease continuous and graded?: Findings in 356,222 primary screenees of the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial (MRFIT
In addition, as Syme noted, in summarizing his experience with the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial (MRFIT
End-stage renal disease in African American and white men: 16-year MRFIT