The use of labetalol in the management of mild to moderate hypertension, at rest and during exercise


Grant Data
Project Title
The use of labetalol in the management of mild to moderate hypertension, at rest and during exercise
Principal Investigator
Professor Lau, Chu Pak   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Leung Wing Hung   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Wong   (Co-Investigator)
Dr Tai Yau Ting   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
1988-08-01
Completion Date
1991-07-31
Amount
639332
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
labetalol, hypertension
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Sponsor
Other projects
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
1989/1990
Status
Completed
Objectives
To assess the use of labetalol, a combined [alpha] and [beta] blocking drug, on the blood pressure control in patients with mild to moderate hypertension. The effects on cardiac output and systemic vascular resistance are assessed with a noninvasive Doppler method.