n Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa - PREAMI : ACE inhibitor benefits elderly MI patients with normal ventricular function : drug trends
|Article Title||PREAMI : ACE inhibitor benefits elderly MI patients with normal ventricular function : drug trends|
|© Publisher:||Clinics Cardive Publishing|
|Journal||Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa|
|Publication Date||Sep 2005|
The PREAMI study (Perindopril and Remodeling in Elderly with Acute Myocardial Infarction), undertaken to address the lack of information concerning the use of ACE inhibitors in post-myocardial infarction patients with normal ejection fraction and older than 65 years of age, shows that perindopril (8 mg) is very effective in preventing cardiac remodeling and is well-tolerated in these patients.
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