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Vascular and Metabolic Response to Statin in the Mildly Hypertensive Hypercholesterolemic Elderly

By Luciola M L Crisostomo, Carlos A M Souza, Carlos M C Mendes, Silmara R Coimbra, Desiderio Favarato and Protasio L da Luz
Topics: Research
Publisher: Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo
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Provided by: PubMed Central

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