Cardiovascular pharmacology: An update

Henry Liu, Charles J. Fox, Shihai Zhang, Alan D. Kaye

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Cardiovascular diseases are a leading cause of hospitalizations and death in the United States and elsewhere in the world. Developing new therapeutic agents for cardiovascular diseases has always been the priority for the pharmaceutical industry because of the huge potential market for these drugs. Some of these newer drugs are frequently used in the practice of cardiovascular anesthesiology. This article reviews the recent advances in cardiovascular medications related to the practice of cardiac anesthesia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)723-738
Number of pages16
JournalAnesthesiology Clinics
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 2010

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


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