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August 11, 1999

Diuretics for Hypertension

Author Affiliations

Margaret A.WinkerMD, Deputy EditorIndividualAuthorPhil B.FontanarosaMD, Interim CoeditorIndividualAuthor

JAMA. 1999;282(6):523-525. doi:10-1001/pubs.JAMA-ISSN-0098-7484-282-6-jbk0811

To the Editor: Dr Moser1 addresses a very important problem of financial and therapeutic medical decision making. The unjustified decrease in use of diuretics and the preference of much more expansive, newer antihypertensives in the United States represent a significant problem both medically and economically.2

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