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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2013, Article ID 941783, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/941783
Review Article

Elevated Blood Pressure in the Acute Phase of Stroke and the Role of Angiotensin Receptor Blockers

Neurological Clinic, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Marche Polytechnic University, Via Conca 71, 60020 Ancona , Italy

Received 7 October 2012; Revised 31 December 2012; Accepted 2 January 2013

Academic Editor: Marc de Gasparo

Copyright © 2013 Simona Lattanzi 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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