Comparison of effects of nebivolol, carvedilol and irbesartan on left ventricular hypertrophy associated with hypertension


Degirmenci H., Acikel M., Bakirci E. M., DUMAN H., DEMİRELLİ Ş., TAŞ H. G., ...More

EUROPEAN REVIEW FOR MEDICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL SCIENCES, vol.18, no.5, pp.630-637, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN REVIEW FOR MEDICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.630-637
  • Keywords: New generation beta-blockers, Irbesartan, Left ventricular hypertrophy, PROGNOSTIC IMPLICATIONS, MASS, REGRESSION, ATENOLOL, HEART
  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to investigate if the new generation beta-blockers are as effective as irbesartan, which is an angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB), on left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH).