Pathophysiology of Acute Decompensated Heart Failure

Richard L. Summers, Ezra A Amsterdam

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Abstract

This article provides a comprehensive review of acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF). It begins with a historical review, defines ADHF, and describes the many factors that may precipitate it.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)9-17
Number of pages9
JournalHeart Failure Clinics
Volume5
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2009

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Keywords

  • Acute heart failure
  • Emergency medicine
  • Pathophysiology

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Pathophysiology of Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. / Summers, Richard L.; Amsterdam, Ezra A.

In: Heart Failure Clinics, Vol. 5, No. 1, 01.2009, p. 9-17.

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Summers, Richard L. ; Amsterdam, Ezra A. / Pathophysiology of Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. In: Heart Failure Clinics. 2009 ; Vol. 5, No. 1. pp. 9-17.
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