The role of heart rate and ivabradine in acute heart failure

Resting heart rate (HR) is considered a powerful predictor of mortality both in healthy subjects and in cardiovascular (CV) patients, including those affected by heart failure (HF). Its reduction below 70 bpm is the treatment target in chronic HF with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) when sinus rh...

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Main Authors: Edoardo Sciatti, Enrico Vizzardi, Ivano Bonadei, Lucia Dallapellegrina, Valentina Carubelli
Format: Article
Published: PAGEPress Publications 2019-10-01
Series:Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease
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