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  • A pragmatic approach to the use of inotropes for the management of acute and advanced heart failure: an expert panel consensus 

    Farmakis, Dimtrios; Agostoni, Pier Giuseppe; Baholli, Loant; Bautin, Andrei; Comin-Colet, Josep; Crespo-Leiro, María Generosa; Fedele, Francesco; García-Pinilla, José Manuel; Giannakoulas, George; Grigioni, Francesco; Gruchała, Marcin; Gustafsson, Finn; Harjola, Veli-Pekka; Hasin, Tal; Herpain, Antoine; Iliodromitis, Efstathios K.; Karason, Kristjan; Kivikko, Matti; Liaudet, Lucas; Ljubas-Maček, Jana; Marini, Marco; Masip, Josep; Mebazaa, Alexandre; Nikolaou, Maria; Ostadal, Petr; Põder, Pentti; Pollesello, Piero; Polyzogopoulou, Eftihia; Pölzl, Gerhard; Tschope, Carsten; Varpula, Marjut; Lewinski, Dirk von; Vrtovec, Bojan; Yilmaz, Mehmet Birhan; Zima, Endre; Parissis, John (Elsevier, 2019-12-15)
    [Abstract] Inotropes aim at increasing cardiac output by enhancing cardiac contractility. They constitute the third pharmacological pillar in the treatment of patients with decompensated heart failure, the other two being ...
  • Unravelling the interplay between hyperkalaemia, renin–angiotensin–aldosterone inhibitor use and clinical outcomes. Data from 9222 chronic heart failure patients of the ESC‐HFA‐EORP Heart Failure Long‐Term Registry 

    Rossignol, Patrick; Lainscak, Mitja; Crespo-Leiro, María Generosa; Laroche, Cécile; Piepoli, Massimo Francesco; Filippatos, Gerasimos; Rosano, Giuseppe; Savarese, Gianluigi; Anker, Stefan; Seferovic, Petar M.; Ruschitzka, Frank; Coats, Andrew J.S.; Mebazaa, Alexandre; McDonagh, Theresa; Sahuquillo, Ana; Penco, María; Maggioni, Aldo P.; Lund, Lars H. (Willey Online Library, 2020-04-03)
    [Abstract] Aims. We assessed the interplay between hyperkalaemia (HK) and renin–angiotensin–aldosterone system inhibitor (RAASi) use, dose and discontinuation, and their association with all‐cause or cardiovascular death ...
  • Prognostic implications of pathogenic truncating variants in the TTN gene 

    Peña-Peña, Maria Luisa; Ochoa, Juan Pablo; Barriales-Villa, Roberto; Cicerchia, Marcos; Palomino-Doza, Julián; Salazar-Mediguchia, Joel; Lamounier, Arsonval; Trujillo-Quintero, Juan Pablo; García-Giustiniani, Diego; Fernández, Xusto; Ortiz-Genga, Martín; Monserrat Iglesias, Lorenzo; Crespo-Leiro, María Generosa (Elsevier, 2020-05-01)
    [Abstract] Introduction and objectives: TTN gene truncating variants (TTNtv) are a frequent cause of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). However, there are discrepant data on the associated prognosis. Our objectives were to ...
  • Association between loop diuretic dose changes and outcomes in chronic heart failure: observations from the ESC-EORP Heart Failure Long-Term Registry 

    Kapelios, Chris J.; Laroche, Cécile; Crespo-Leiro, María Generosa; Anker, Stefan; Coats, Andrew J.S.; Díaz-Molina, Beatriz; Filippatos, Gerasimos; Lainscak, Mitja; Maggioni, Aldo P.; McDonagh, Theresa A.; Mebazaa, Alexandre; Metra, Marco; Moura, Brenda; Mullens, Wilfried; Piepoli, Massimo F.; Rosano, Giuseppe; Ruschitzka, Frank; Seferovic, Petar M.; Lund, Lars H. (Willey Online Library, 2020-04-01)
    [Abstract] Aims. Guidelines recommend down-titration of loop diuretics (LD) once euvolaemia is achieved. In outpatients with heart failure (HF), we investigated LD dose changes in daily cardiology practice, agreement ...
  • Prognostic value of discharge heart rate in acute heart failure patients: more relevant in atrial fibrillation? 

    Agra Bermejo, Rosa; Pascual-Figal, Domingo; Gude Sampedro, Francisco; Delgado-Jiménez, Juan; Vidal-Pérez, Rafael Carlos; Gómez Otero, Inés; Ferrero-Gregori, Andreu; Álvarez-García, Jesús; Worner Diz, Fernando; Segovia, Jesús; Crespo-Leiro, María Generosa; Cinca Cuscullol, Juan; Fernández Avilés, Francisco; González-Juanatey, J.R. (Elsevier, 2020-02)
    [Abstract] Aims. The prognostic impact of heart rate (HR) in acute heart failure (AHF) patients is not well known especially in atrial fibrillation (AF) patients. The aim of the study was to evaluate the impact of admission ...

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