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Cardiology Management

Beta-blockers Increase Cardiovascular Risk in Surgical Patients

2015 09 Oct

According to an article published in JAMA Internal Medicine , beta-blockers are associated with increased risk for major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) and death in patients who underwent non-cardiac surgery.  The study was conducted by Mads E. Jørgensen, MB, of Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark and coauthors who examined... Read more