Acute Candesartan Cilexetil Outcomes Stroke Trial (ACCOST)

Active, not recruiting

Phase 4 Results N/A



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  • PROGRESS Collaborative Group. Randomised trial of a perindopril-based blood-pressure-lowering regimen among 6,105 individuals with previous stroke or transient ischaemic attack. Lancet. 2001 Sep 29;358(9287):1033-41. Erratum in: Lancet 2001 Nov 3;358(9292):1556. Lancet 2002 Jun 15;359(9323):2120. Summary for patients in: Can Fam Physician. 2002 Oct;48:1625-9. Pubmed ID:11589932
  • Schrader J, Luders S, Kulschewski A, Berger J, Zidek W, Treib J, Einhaupl K, Diener HC, Dominiak P; Acute Candesartan Cilexetil Therapy in Stroke Survivors Study Group. The ACCESS Study: evaluation of Acute Candesartan Cilexetil Therapy in Stroke Survivors. Stroke. 2003 Jul;34(7):1699-703. Epub 2003 Jun 19. Pubmed ID:12817109

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