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Ultrafiltration in the Management of Heart Failure

… patients be aimed at achieving euvolemia. Intravenous loop diuretics induce rapid diuresis that reduces lung congestion and dyspnea. However, the effectiveness of loop diuretics declines with repeated exposure. 3 Unresolved … to high re-hospitalization rates. Furthermore, loop diuretics may be associated with increased morbidity and …

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Treatment of Chronic Heart Failure

… II-IV) receiving a standard therapy including ACEIs and diuretics, additional therapy with selected beta-adrenergic … symptoms, fluid retention, hypotension, and bradycardia. Diuretics In HF patients with fluid overload (peripheral … edema, pulmonary congestion) or a history of such, diuretics are indicated for symptomatic improvement of …

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Optimizing Clinical Outcomes in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure

… are experiential at best. Pharmacological agents such as diuretics, vasodilators, natriuretic peptides, and positive … Heart failure , acute decompensated heart failure , diuretics , natriuresis , ultrafiltration , vasodilators , … been used to treat ADHF patients include intravenous (IV) diuretics, IV nitroglycerin, nitroprusside, nesiritide, …

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Treatment of Chronic Heart Failure

… II-IV) receiving a standard therapy including ACEIs and diuretics, additional therapy with selected beta-adrenergic … symptoms, fluid retention, hypotension, and bradycardia. Diuretics In HF patients with fluid overload (peripheral … edema, pulmonary congestion) or a history of such, diuretics are indicated for symptomatic improvement of …

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Blood Volume Analysis Coupled with Ultrafiltration in the Management of Congestive Heart Failure - Guided Therapy to Achieve Euvolemia

… heart failure patients with lifestyle modifications and diuretics to return them to a euvolemic (normovolemic) state. … , blood volume , congestion , heart failure , diuretics , hematocrit , anemia , BVA-100 , Disclosure: … 2002;105(11):1348-53. Crossref | PubMed Cooper HA, et al., Diuretics and risk of arrhythmic death in patients with left …

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Overview to Antihypertensive and Lipid-lowering Therapies and Patient Care

… The most common are calcium channel blockers, diuretics, angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, … the way the treatments work is a little bit of a mystery. Diuretics eliminate salt and decrease the volume of blood … does not go up. Most of these treatments are cheap. Diuretics are very inexpensive, and are also very effective …

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Unrecognized Volume Overload in Congestive Heart Failure

… 1 Despite on-going treatment with high doses of loop diuretics and few physical signs of congestion, 65% of the … further alter blood volume, at times in divergent ways. Diuretics reduce plasma volume, while long-term vasodilation … or discontinued entirely. The use of high doses of diuretics in patients who had developed diuretic resistance …

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Current Thinking in Acute Congestive Heart Failure and Pulmonary Edema

… and an acute pulmonary process such as asthma, with both diuretics and beta agonists.The Breathing Not Properly Study … preload. Therapy generally starts with nitrates and diuretics if patients are hemodynamically stable. Many other … best to reductions in blood pressure rather than to diuretics, nitrates, and inotropic agents. Contributing …

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