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  1. ß-Blockers are contraindicated in patients with congestive heart failure. ß-Blockers can be cautiously used in patients with congestive heart failure. These agents improve diastolic relaxation and, as a result, can improve cardiac output.2

    2. Dambro MR, editor. Griffith’s 5-minute clinical consult. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2000:528-9.

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