Catecholamines and heart function in heart transplant patients: effects of beta1- versus nonselective beta-blockade.

@article{Leenen1998CatecholaminesAH,
  title={Catecholamines and heart function in heart transplant patients: effects of beta1- versus nonselective beta-blockade.},
  author={Frans H H Leenen and R. Andrew Davies and Anne Fourney},
  journal={Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics},
  year={1998},
  volume={64 5},
  pages={522-35}
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate cardiac responses to norepinephrine and epinephrine in heart transplant patients compared with patients with mild essential hypertension and to evaluate the contribution of beta2-receptors versus beta1-receptors to the cardiac responses by assessing the effects of the 2 agonists after treatment with placebo compared with the beta1… CONTINUE READING