To evaluate the effect of antihypertensive therapy withdrawal on clinical outcome in patients with acute ischemic stroke and hypertension.
- Antihypertensives Drug
Intervention Desc: This category includes all BP lowering drugs in stroke prevention trials
Randomized, prospective trial of 112 patients.
All patients received antihypertensive therapy initially. Antihypertensive therapy was then withdrawn randomly from one group while it was continued in the remaining group.
|Type||Measure||Time Frame||Safety Issue|
|Primary||Mortality and neurologic status (measured by the modified Rankin Scale).|