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Cardiology Management

No Improvement in Exercise Capacity With High-Dose Iron Pills

2017 16 May

According to a study published in JAMA, high-dose iron pills did not improve exercise capacity over 16 weeks in patients with a certain type of heart failure and iron deficiency. See Also : Ivabradine Does Not Improve HFpEF Patient Outcomes Iron deficiency is present in nearly 50% of patients with heart failure with reduced ventricular ejection... Read more

Cardiology Management

Iron Therapy For Chronic Heart Failure

2014 12 Sep

According to the Ferric CarboxymaltOse evaluatioN on perFormance in patients with IRon deficiency in coMbination with chronic heart failure (CONFIRM) study, presented at the recent European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress in Barcelona, treating symptomatic heart failure in patients with iron deficiency using intravenous ferric carboxymaltose resulted... Read more