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Cardiac resynchronization therapy in heart failure patients with less severe left ventricular dysfunction.
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PMID:  25469668     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Cardiac resynchronization therapy is beneficial in heart failure patients with LVEF ≤35% and electrical dyssynchrony. However, its effects among patients with less severe LV dysfunction have not been established. Recent post-hoc analyses of landmark CRT trials suggest that CRT benefit may be present in patients with LVEF >35% and is associated with improvement in cardiac reverse remodelling, all-cause mortality, and need for heart failure hospitalizations. This review summarizes the currently available literature regarding the potential impact of CRT in patients with more modest reductions in LVEF.
Ofek Y Hai; Robert J Mentz; Faiez Zannad; Maurizio Gasparini; Gaetano M De Ferrari; Jean-Claude Daubert; Johannes Holzmeister; Carolyn S P Lam; Thierry Pochet; Alphons Vincent; Cecilia Linde
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-12-3
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of heart failure     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1879-0844     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Heart Fail.     Publication Date:  2014 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-12-3     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  2014-12-4    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100887595     Medline TA:  Eur J Heart Fail     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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© 2014 The Authors. European Journal of Heart Failure © 2014 European Society of Cardiology.
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