Posts Tagged ‘carvedilol’

August 16th, 2011

Meta-analysis: Beta-Blockers May Be Less Effective in U.S. Than Elsewhere

Beta-blockers may not be as effective in the U.S. as in the rest of the world, according to a meta-analysis published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Christopher O’Connor and colleagues analyzed data on patients enrolled in the MERIT-HF, COPERNICUS, CIBIS-II (which did not enroll U.S. patients) and BEST trials. Some 4,200 […]