Posts Tagged ‘cardioprotection’

October 2nd, 2012

Registry Study Raises Questions About Cardioprotective Effect of Beta-Blockers

Although beta-blockers have been a cornerstone of therapy for patients with coronary artery disease for more than a generation, a new study in JAMA suggests that that in the modern era, beta-blockers might not improve outcomes. Sriapl Bangalore and colleagues analyzed data from 44,708 patients enrolled in the Reduction of Atherothrombosis for Continued Health (REACH registry), […]