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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2012, Article ID 520915, 9 pages
Research Article

Prescription Pattern of Antihypertensive Agents in T2DM Patients Visiting Tertiary Care Centre in North India

1Department of Pharmacy Practice, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Punjab, S.A.S. Nagar 160062, India
2Department of Pharmaceutical Systems and Policy, School of Pharmacy, West Virginia University, 1 Medical Center Drive, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
3Department of Endocrinology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160012, India

Received 7 May 2012; Revised 18 July 2012; Accepted 1 August 2012

Academic Editor: Claudio Borghi

Copyright © 2012 Ethiraj Dhanaraj et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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