Table 12.6.1Head-to-head comparisons. Stroke – systematic review by the BPLTTC234

ACE vs D/BBACED/BBΔ BP mmHgRR 95% CI
Five studies282/4,385405/6,6142.2/0.31.02 (0.88 to 1.19)
CCB vs D/BBCCBD/BBΔ BP mmHgRR 95% CI
Eight studies279/6,276427/8,5500.7/−0.80.94 (0.81 to 1.09)
ACE vs CCBACECCBΔ BP mmHgRR 95% CI
Five studies246/4,101227/4,2221.6/1.21.09 (0.88 to 1.36)

BB, beta-blockers; D, diuretics

From: 12, Blood pressure therapy

Cover of Type 2 Diabetes
Type 2 Diabetes: National Clinical Guideline for Management in Primary and Secondary Care (Update).
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 66.
National Collaborating Centre for Chronic Conditions (UK).
Copyright © 2008, Royal College of Physicians of London.

All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced in any form (including photocopying or storing it in any medium by electronic means and whether or not transiently or incidentally to some other use of this publication) without the written permission of the copyright owner. Applications for the copyright owner’s written permission to reproduce any part of this publication should be addressed to the publisher.

PubMed Health. A service of the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.