Search Tag: Ivabradine

Cardiology Management

Heart failure patients do not take guideline-recommended drugs

2019 10 Apr

Heart failure patients who could possibly benefit from a newer class of drug to lower their heart rate were more likely to take the medication if it was prescribed before hospital discharge rather than in a follow-up doctor's visit, according to preliminary research presented at the American Heart Association's Quailty of Care and Outcomes Research... Read more

Cardiology Management

Ivabradine Does Not Improve HFpEF Patient Outcomes

2017 08 May

A randomised trial has just been completed in which patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) were treated with Ivabradine. Currently, there is no known effective treatment for reducing morbidity and mortaility in patients suffering from HFpEF. See Also : Azithromycin Not Linked to Increased Arrhythmia Risk HFpEF... Read more