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Comment & Response
June 2, 2015

Lowering Blood Pressure in Patients With Diabetes

Author Affiliations
  • 1Department of Neurology, Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, Nanchang, Jiangxi Province, China

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JAMA. 2015;313(21):2183. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.4257

To the Editor Dr Emdin and colleagues1 investigated the associations between treatment for blood pressure lowering and macrovascular and microvascular outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes. Lowering blood pressure in individuals with diabetes has become an important topic in research about vascular risk and mortality. However, we would like to add some cautionary words.

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