Beta-blocker use in severe sepsis and septic shock: a systematic review

@article{Sanfilippo2015BetablockerUI,
  title={Beta-blocker use in severe sepsis and septic shock: a systematic review},
  author={Filippo Sanfilippo and Cristina Santonocito and Andrea Morelli and Pierre Foex},
  journal={Current Medical Research and Opinion},
  year={2015},
  volume={31},
  pages={1817 - 1825}
}
Abstract Objective: Recent growing evidence suggests that beta-blocker treatment could improve cardiovascular dynamics and possibly the outcome of patients admitted to intensive care with severe sepsis or septic shock. Design: Systematic review. Data sources: MEDLINE and EMBASE healthcare databases. Review methods: To investigate this topic, we conducted a systematic review of the above databases up to 31 May 2015. Due to the clinical novelty of the subject, we also included non-randomized… 

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