by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in Rockville, Md .
Written in English
|Statement||prepared for Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ; prepared by Southern California-RAND Evidence-based Practice Center, Santa Monica, CA ; program director, Paul Shekelle, program co-director, Sally Morton ... [et al.].|
|Series||Evidence report/technology assessment -- no. 82, AHRQ publication -- no. 03-E045|
|Contributions||Shekelle, Paul G., Morton, Sally C., Southern California Evidence-Based Practice Center/RAND.|
|LC Classifications||RC685.C53 P437 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 163 p. :|
|Number of Pages||163|
|LC Control Number||2003628991|
Pharmacologic Management of Heart Failure and Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction Effect in Female, Black, and Diabetic Patients, and Cost-Effectiveness Published in: Evidence Report/Technology Assessment: no. 82 (Prepared by the Southern California/RAND Evidence-based Practice Center under contract No. ).Cited by: Pharmacologic management of heart failure and left ventricular systolic dysfunction: effect in female, black, and diabetic patients, and cost-effectiveness. Shekelle P, Morton S, Atkinson S, Suttorp M, Tu W, Heidenreich P, Gubens M, Maglione M, Jungvig L, Roth E, Newberry by: Pharmacologic management of heart failure and left ventricular systolic dysfunction: effect in female, black, and diabetic patients, and cost-effectiveness. Pharmacologic Management of Heart left ventricular systolic dysfunction will be the Heart failure caused by systolic dysfunction affects more than 5 million adults in the United States and Cited by: 3.
Diastolic heart failure occurs when signs and symptoms of heart failure are present but left ventricular systolic function is preserved (i.e., ejection fraction greater than 45 percent). 5 – 8. Aldosterone antagonists are recommended to reduce mortality in patients with heart failure who have current or recent rest dyspnea and in patients with recent myocardial infarction Cited by: 3. Left ventricular failure occurs when there is dysfunction of the left ventricle causing insufficient delivery of blood to vital body organs. Left ventricular failure can further subdivide into heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF with EF over 50%), heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF with EF less than 40%), or heart failure with mid-range ejection fraction (EF Author: Johnny Chahine, Heidi Alvey. failure is to reduce venous pressure and ventricular preload. The reduction of cardiac size, which leads to improved pump efficiency, is of. major importance in systolic failure. In heart failure associated with hypertension, the reduction in blood pressure also reduces afterload.
Click related term for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: systolic dysfunction, heart failure Initial pharmacologic therapy of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction in adults aspects of management of HFrEF are presented separately including: An overview of management of HFrEF. Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors are indicated in the treatment of all patients with systolic heart failure. A number of landmark randomized, controlled trials 6 – 8 have Cited by: for the Pharmacologic Management of Chronic Heart Failure. in Primary Care Practice. the presence of left ventricular systolic dysfunction, to prevent future development of HF and improve overall recommendations for the pharmacologic management of common diseases treated within the . Patient population: Adult patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction Objectives: 1) To improve mortality and morbidity for patients with heart failure (HF). 2) To present a framework for treatment of patients with HF. Key Points Ejection fraction (EF) evaluated to determine the etiology as systolic dysfunction rather than.