The beta-adrenergic receptor in heart failure.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Although the role of the autonomic nervous system in the pathophysiology of heart failure has been studied for decades, only within the past few years have adrenergic receptors and their alterations occupied center stage. There is now considerable evidence linking such receptors to many of the phenomena of heart failure; recent work appears to have significant therapeutic implications.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Heinsimer, JA; Lefkowitz, RJ

Published Date

  • November 1, 1983

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 18 / 11

Start / End Page

  • 103 - 125

PubMed ID

  • 6138306

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 8750-2836

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/21548331.1983.11702685


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States