ACC/AHA 2006 guideline update on perioperative cardiovascular evaluation for noncardiac surgery: focused update on perioperative beta-blocker therapy: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines (Writing Committee to Update the 2002 Guidelines on Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation for Noncardiac Surgery) developed in collaboration with the American Society of Echocardiography, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Heart Rhythm Society, Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, and Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology

J Am Coll Cardiol. 2006 Jun 6;47(11):2343-55. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2006.02.028.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Adrenergic beta-Antagonists / therapeutic use*
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / prevention & control*
  • Diagnostic Techniques, Cardiovascular*
  • Humans
  • Perioperative Care*
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative*


  • Adrenergic beta-Antagonists