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Abolition of exercise induced ST depression after exercise training and its recurrence after beta blockade.
  1. I C Todd,
  2. J B McGuinness,
  3. D Ballantyne
  1. Department of Medical Cardiology, Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow.


    Exercise training can improve angina. A patient whose exercise tolerance test became normal after a year on an exercise programme nevertheless had a positive exercise test when he was taking a beta blocker. These results suggest that it may be undesirable to use beta blockers in patients with angina who are on exercise programmes.

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