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Hospitalization for heart failure (HF) is frequently related to dyspnea, yet associations among dyspnea severity, outcomes, and health care costs are unknown. The aim of this study was to describe… (More)
BACKGROUND Transient and persistent worsening renal function (WRF) may be associated with different risks during hospitalization for acute heart failure. We compared outcomes of patients hospitalized… (More)
BACKGROUND Relatively little contemporary data are available that describe differences in acute heart failure (AHF) hospitalization expenditures as a function of patient and hospital characteristics,… (More)
Background: The impact of worsening renal function (WRF) on heart failure (HF)-related readmissions (HFR) and HF-related mortality among hospitalized acute HF patients was examined. Methods: A… (More)
Background: Multiple epidemiological studies have suggested that comorbid renal impairment is associated with an elevated risk of poor outcomes in heart failure (HF). This study examined short-term...
To assess the association between biomarkers and outcomes in patients with a heart failure (HF) related hospitalization. We conducted a retrospective database analysis utilizing the Cerner Health… (More)
(aged 67610 years, n514 HFpEF, n512 control) underwent right heart catheterization at rest, during supine exercise, and with acute saline loading in a prospective study. Exercise and saline each… (More)