Betablockers in Patients with Heart Failure – No Single Agent Superior Over the Others

german translation / full article

To clarify whether any particular ?-blocker is superior in patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction a systematic review and network meta-analysis was done. No obvious differences were found when comparing the different ?-blockers head to head for the risk of death, sudden cardiac death, death due to pump failure, or drug discontinuation.

(State: 11.09.2013)

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