Diastolic dysfunction and heart failure: Causes and treatment options

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Diastolic dysfunction is the underlying problem in one third of patients with heart failure, but it is still not well understood. Carefully excluding other causes of heart failure and recognizing indicators of diastolic dysfunction on invasive and noninvasive tests are important in establishing the diagnosis and in guiding therapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)727-738
Number of pages12
JournalCleveland Clinic journal of medicine
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 2000
Externally publishedYes

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