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Effect of Adalat (Nifedipine) on Left Ventricular Hemodynamics in Angina Pectoris (Comparative Study with Propranolol)

  • A. Kurita
  • M. Kanazawa
  • H. Hamamoto
  • G. Mabuchi
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Abstract

Recently in Japan there have been several papers published concerning the mechanism of action of nifedipine in animal experiments [7, 8] and its efficacy in angina pectoris in clinical studies [11]. Kimura et al. [10] studied its efficacy in treating angina pectoris by sequential analysis (Armitage); they concluded that it was almost as effective as isosorbide dinitrate and propranolol.

Keywords

Angina Pectoris Venous Return Isosorbide Dinitrate Exercise Period Ischemic Heart Disease Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Kurita
    • 1
  • M. Kanazawa
    • 2
  • H. Hamamoto
    • 2
  • G. Mabuchi
    • 2
  1. 1.Cedars Sinai Medical CenterLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Nippon Medical SchoolTokyoJapan

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