Managing Chronic Heart Failure: Learning from Best Practice

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Martin R. Cowie
Royal College of Physicians, 2005 - Heart failure - 48 pages
Implementing NICE/NCC-CC guidelines on chronic conditions. This is a follow-up report from the Chronic heart failure guidelines published in 2003.

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Page 48 - Pitt B, Zannad F, Remme WJ, et al. The effect of spironolactone on morbidity and mortality in patients with severe heart failure.
Page 48 - Task Force for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Heart Failure. European Society of Cardiology. Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic heart failure. Eur Heart] 2001; 22: 1527-1560.
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Page 48 - Pitt B, Remme W, Zannad F, et al. Eplerenone, a selective aldosterone blocker, in patients with left ventricular dysfunction after myocardial infarction. N Engl J Med 2003; 348:1309-1321.
Page 47 - Cowie MR, Struthers AD, Wood DA et al. Value of natriuretic peptides in assessment of patients with possible new heart failure in primary care.
Page 48 - Packer M, Coats AJ, Fowler MB, et al. Effect of carvedilol on survival in severe chronic heart failure. N Engl J Med 2001 ;344: 165 1-1658.

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