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The pathophysiology of heart failure

The pathophysiology of heart failure

Publication date: Friday, 21 October 2016
Contributor(s): Dr Freya M Lodge, Dr Zaheer Yousef

The mechanisms underlying HF are complex and involve the interaction of many hormonal and molecular signalling pathways. These pathways form the basis of many pharmacological treatments, old and new. This article will examine the factors associated with the development of HF, the pathophysiology behind it and the neurohormonal pathways involved in established HF.

Sponsorship information:
This sponsored supplement was initiated and funded by Novartis. Novartis reviewed the supplement for technical accuracy and suitability within the ABPI Code of Practice. Final editorial control rests with the authors and editors.
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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 9 Number 1 Oct-Nov-Dec 2016
Contributor(s): Dr Freya M Lodge, Dr Zaheer Yousef

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