Beta-blocker benefit according to severity of heart failure.

  title={Beta-blocker benefit according to severity of heart failure.},
  author={Anissa Bouzamondo and J. C. Hulot and Paola S{\'a}nchez and Philippe P Lechat},
  journal={European journal of heart failure},
  volume={5 3},
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Beta-blockers are an established treatment for chronic heart failure. However, the relationship between their benefit and the severity of the disease remains to be determined. METHODS AND RESULTS We studied the relationship between amplitude of benefit of beta-blockers and severity of chronic heart failure, based on data for mortality and hospitalizations for worsening heart failure, using a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials, complementary subgroup analyses and… CONTINUE READING


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