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Author discusses antiatherosclerotic effects of dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker, amlodipine, in patients with coronary artery disease. Results of randomized clinical trials PREVENT (2000), CAPARES (2000), CAMELOT (2004) and ENCORE II (2009) are analyzed.

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Yu. M. Lopatin
Volgograd State Medical University, Volgograd Regional Cardiology Center
Russian Federation

pl. Pavshih Bortsov 1, 400131 Volgograd

Gornaya Polyana, Volgograd 400008


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