Acute decompensated heart failure. What are we missing?

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Pradub Sukhum P, MD, FACC

Abstract

The treatment of chronic heart failure, particularly when due to systolic dysfunction, is built around therapies that have been shown to reduce long-term mortality and improve symptoms such as: angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs), beta blockers and aldosterone antagonists. More recent evidence-based management includes device therapy such as Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT), Implantable Cardiovertor Defibrillator (ICD) or the Ventricular Assist Device (VAD).

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Sukhum P P. Acute decompensated heart failure. What are we missing?. BKK Med J [Internet]. 2019Sep.24 [cited 2020Sep.24];3(1):79. Available from: https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/bkkmedj/article/view/217919
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