Journal article

Salt supplementation blunts the blood pressure response to telmisartan with or without hydrochlorothiazide in hypertensive patients with type 2 diabetes

EI Ekinci, G Thomas, RJ MacIsaac, C Johnson, C Houlihan, S Panagiotopoulos, E Premaratne, H Hao, S Finch, C O'Callaghan, G Jerums

Diabetologia | SPRINGER | Published : 2010


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank A. Akdeniz, J. Winikoff, M. Millard and the staff of the Vascular, Laboratory and Clinical Pharmacology Departments at Austin Health for their assistance. In addition, we would like to thank the patients who participated in this demanding study. This work was supported by a Pfizer Cardiovascular-Lipid grant and an unconditional educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim. During the period of this work, E. I. Ekinci was supported by grants from the Austin Hospital Medical Research Foundation and the National Health and Medical Research Council.