One study indicated that central but not lower-extremity PWV correlated with patients' transition from acute decompensated heart failure to chronic compensated heart failure.
Improvement of arterial stiffness in the transition from acute decompensated heart failure to chronic compensated heart failure.
Citalopram is not recommended for patients with congenital long QT syndrome, bradycardia, hypokalemia, or hypomagnesemia, recent acute myocardial infarction, or un compensated heart failure
The patients with decompensated heart failure could be divided from compensated heart failure
with 89 percent sensitivity and 88 percent specificity.
These signs may be absent in patients with compensated heart failure
or those on drug therapy.
Thus, the neuroendocrine link between volume sensing and renal adjustments of sodium excretion is functionally preserved in compensated heart failure
They also advise against air travel for patients with chest pain at rest (unstable angina), poorly compensated heart failure
, or uncontrolled ventricular or supraventricular arrhythmias.
The treatment target in the clinically guided group was compensated heart failure
according to the predetermined scoring system; the target in the N-BNP group was a peptide concentration <200 pmol/L.
He continued, "This demonstrated that the increase in coronary perfusion, along with the already published scientific data demonstrating the positive hemodynamic and neurohormonal effects of EECP therapy, makes a very strong argument for the use of enhanced external counterpulsation therapy in treating stable angina and compensated heart failure
The current study enrolled patients with compensated heart failure
and an ejection fraction of less than 40%.