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.