Perioperative Prophylactic Beta-Blockers Tool Kit
Perioperative myocardial ischemia is the single most important potentially reversible risk factor for mortality and cardiovascular complications after non-cardiac surgery.
This downloadable physician tool kit (PDF, 35KB) is a quick reference on:
- studies supporting peri-operative beta-blocker administration
- who should receive beta-blockers
- beta-blocker dosing prior to, during and post hospitalization
Downloadable tool kits are provided to help ensure consistent, superior quality, personal care. Look for more tool kits to support physician/patient education as we expand this valuable service in the coming months. For more information on this service, please contact the Medical Staff Office at 616.391.1609.