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Sublingual Versus Oral Captopril for Decreasing Blood Pressure in Hypertension Urgency: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Mehdi Mousavi 1 , * , Nasrin Razavianzadeh 2 , Mania Armin 3 and Maryam Fadaei Dashti 1
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1 Shahid Rajaei Educational and Medical Center, Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, Iran
2 Department of Medical Sciences, Islamic Azad University, Shahrood Branch, Shahrood, Iran
3 Islamic Azad University Shahrood Branch, Shahrood, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: June 2018, 20 (6); e61606
  • Published Online: May 27, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 11, 2017
  • Revised: December 6, 2017
  • Accepted: December 21, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.61606

To Cite: Mousavi M, Razavianzadeh N, Armin M, Fadaei Dashti M. Sublingual Versus Oral Captopril for Decreasing Blood Pressure in Hypertension Urgency: A Randomized Clinical Trial, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2018 ; 20(6):e61606. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.61606.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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