Effect of atenolol on QT interval and dispersion in patients with syndrome X

Filippo Leonardo, Gabriele Fragasso, Giuseppe M C Rosano, Paolo Pagnotta, Sergio L. Chierchia

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Abstract

Atenolol reduces QT dispersion and corrected QT interval in patients with syndrome X. This suggests that symptomatic improvement induced by atenolol in syndrome X patients may be partly related to reduction in abnormally augmented sympathetic tone.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)789-790
Number of pages2
JournalThe American Journal of Cardiology
Volume80
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 15 1997

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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