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Systematic review and meta-analysis
Benefits of blood pressure lowering are seen across levels of baseline blood pressure, comorbidity and drug class

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  • Competing interests During the past 20 years, MRN has participated in trials that have received funding from SmithKline Beecham, AstraZeneca, Bayer, Sanofi-Aventis, Merck Sharpe and Dohme, Pfizer, Servier Laboratories and Bristol-Myers Squibb. MRN has served on advisory boards for Sanofi-Aventis, Novartis, Schering-Plough, Solvay Pharmaceuticals and AMGEN. MRN has prepared educational material for Servier Laboratories, AstraZeneca Bristol-Myers Squibb and MediMark. MRN has received conference and travel support from Bayer HealthCare AG, Merck Sharpe and Dohme, Novartis and Sanofi-Aventis.

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