Effect of Beta-Blockers on Mortality after Myocardial Infarction in Adults with COPD

Published Online: Thursday, January 16, 2014
Follow Pharmacy_Times:
Jennifer Quint, clinical lecturer in epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and Liam Smeeth, professor of clinical epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, discuss their BMJ study of UK COPD patients who have experienced a first myocardial infarction and the impact of beta-blocker therapy on mortality.

Related Articles
The extent and severity of inflammatory gum disease is closely related to heart attack severity.
AstraZeneca announced today that a study evaluating ticagrelor (Brilinta) for the secondary prevention of atherothrombotic events in patients with a history of heart attacks has met its primary efficacy endpoint.
A new test cleared by the FDA will help determine a patient’s risk of coronary heart disease events, such as a heart attack.
Most patients don’t receive counseling about resuming sexual activity after having a heart attack.
Latest Issues
  • photo
    Pharmacy Times
    photo
    Health-System Edition
    photo
    Directions in Pharmacy
    photo
    OTC Guide
    photo
    Generic Supplements
  • photo
    Pharmacy Careers
    photo
    Specialty Pharmacy Times
    photo
    Generic
$auto_registration$