Russian Heart Failure Journal 2004year Should we treat diastolic heart failure in the same way as systolic?
Should we treat diastolic heart failure in the same way as systolic?
Belenkov Yu.N., Ovchinnikov A.G.
Article considers issues of diagnostics and treatment in patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) and preserved left ventricular (LV) systolic function, a «blank spot» of current cardiology. Authors assess major classes of the drugs, which have long ago confirmed their high efficacy in the «classic» systolic form of disease and in the treatment of diastolic heart failure (HF).