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What is a mainstay treatment for stable coronary artery disease that reduces future cardiac events while also directly countering hypertension?  Does it decrease preload only, afterload only, or both?
What is a mainstay treatment for stable coronary artery disease that reduces future cardiac events while also directly countering hypertension?  Does it decrease preload only, afterload only, or both?
ACE inhibitors; decreases both preload (via ↓ aldosterone, ↑ diuresis) and afterload (via ↓ angiotensin II, ↓ vasoconstriction)