The change in left ventricular mass index from baseline to 24 months as measured by 2-dimensional targeted M-mode echocardiography.
The difference in renal function (calculated creatinine clearance) between groups at 24 months; The functional cardiac status (NYHA/CCS classification) between groups at 24 months;The change in SF-36 scores between groups from baseline to 24 months
18 Years to 80 Years (Adult, Senior)
August 15, 2006
February 1, 2011
† Study has passed its completion date and status has not been verified in more than two years.