Carvedilol and bisoprolol as initial therapy for adult hypertension without compelling indications

@article{Kishi2019CarvedilolAB,
  title={Carvedilol and bisoprolol as initial therapy for adult hypertension without compelling indications},
  author={Takuya Kishi and Eitaro Fujii},
  journal={Hypertension Research},
  year={2019},
  volume={42},
  pages={496-503}
}
Although beta blockers have been used as initial therapy for ischemic heart diseases and heart failure, the beneficial effects of beta blockers are controversial compared with other antihypertensive agents as initial therapy for hypertension without compelling indications. Moreover, atenolol has been most commonly used with beta blockers. The objective of the present systematic review associated with the Japanese Society of Hypertension (JSH) 2019 Hypertension Guideline (Clinical Question 6… Expand
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