Table 1

MRC trial: coronary events including silent myocardial infarction 4

Type of treatment Number of
coronary events
Rate per 1000 patient years p Value
Bendrofluazide (n = 4297)45627.4
p < 0.001
Propranolol (n = 4403)35420.4
p < 0.05
Placebo (n = 8654)81423.9