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Savill P. Is exercise as effective as drug therapy in reducing systolic BP? Practitioner. Jan 2019;263(1822):5

Is exercise as effective as drug therapy in reducing systolic BP?

23 Jan 2019Registered users

The systolic blood pressure lowering effect of endurance or dynamic resistance exercise among hypertensive populations appeared similar to that of commonly used antihypertensive medications (ACE inhibitors, angiotensin-2 receptor blockers, beta-blockers and diuretics) in a network meta-analysis.

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