George C Roush

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Publications

  1. doi Head-to-Head Comparisons of Hydrochlorothiazide With Indapamide and Chlorthalidone: Antihypertensive and Metabolic Effects
    George C Roush
    From the Department of Medicine, University of Connecticut School of Medicine and St Vincent s Medical Center, Bridgeport G C R, S T Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City M E E Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick J B K and Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond D A S
    Hypertension 65:1041-6. 2015
  2. doi Not just chlorthalidone: evidence-based, single tablet, diuretic alternatives to hydrochlorothiazide for hypertension
    George C Roush
    UCONN School of Medicine and St Vincent s Medical Center, 2800 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06606, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 17:540. 2015
  3. doi Chlorthalidone: mechanisms of action and effect on cardiovascular events
    George C Roush
    UCONN School of Medicine and St Vincent s Medical Center, 2800 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06606, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 15:514-21. 2013
  4. doi Is chlorthalidone better than hydrochlorothiazide in reducing cardiovascular events in hypertensives?
    George C Roush
    St Vincent s Medical Center, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06606, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 28:426-32. 2013
  5. doi Chlorthalidone compared with hydrochlorothiazide in reducing cardiovascular events: systematic review and network meta-analyses
    George C Roush
    Department of Medicine, St Vincent s Medical Center, 2800 Main St, Bridgeport, CT 06606, USA
    Hypertension 59:1110-7. 2012

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Publications5

  1. doi Head-to-Head Comparisons of Hydrochlorothiazide With Indapamide and Chlorthalidone: Antihypertensive and Metabolic Effects
    George C Roush
    From the Department of Medicine, University of Connecticut School of Medicine and St Vincent s Medical Center, Bridgeport G C R, S T Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City M E E Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Institute, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick J B K and Department of Medicine and Pharmacology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond D A S
    Hypertension 65:1041-6. 2015
    ..In conclusion, these head-to-head comparisons demonstrate that, like chlorthalidone, INDAP is more potent than HCTZ at commonly prescribed doses without evidence for greater adverse metabolic effects. ..
  2. doi Not just chlorthalidone: evidence-based, single tablet, diuretic alternatives to hydrochlorothiazide for hypertension
    George C Roush
    UCONN School of Medicine and St Vincent s Medical Center, 2800 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06606, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 17:540. 2015
    ..Five of these seven have multiple dose formulations. Six cost $4-$77 monthly. In conclusion, based on both scientific and practical grounds, new prescriptions for HCTZ are rarely justified. ..
  3. doi Chlorthalidone: mechanisms of action and effect on cardiovascular events
    George C Roush
    UCONN School of Medicine and St Vincent s Medical Center, 2800 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT, 06606, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 15:514-21. 2013
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  4. doi Is chlorthalidone better than hydrochlorothiazide in reducing cardiovascular events in hypertensives?
    George C Roush
    St Vincent s Medical Center, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06606, USA
    Curr Opin Cardiol 28:426-32. 2013
    ..Although no head-to-head trials compare HCTZ with the uncommonly prescribed chlorthalidone (CTDN) in reducing cardiovascular events (CVEs), numerous other data are available...
  5. doi Chlorthalidone compared with hydrochlorothiazide in reducing cardiovascular events: systematic review and network meta-analyses
    George C Roush
    Department of Medicine, St Vincent s Medical Center, 2800 Main St, Bridgeport, CT 06606, USA
    Hypertension 59:1110-7. 2012
    ..This cannot be attributed entirely to the lesser effect of HCTZ on office systolic blood pressure but may be attributed to the pleomorphic effects of alternative medications or to the short duration of action of HCTZ...