A method of determining the dose of digoxin for heart failure in the modern era.

@article{Bauman2006AMO,
  title={A method of determining the dose of digoxin for heart failure in the modern era.},
  author={Jerry L Bauman and Robert J. Didomenico and Marlos Viana and Melissa Fitch},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={166 22},
  pages={2539-45}
}
BACKGROUND The therapeutic range for digoxin in heart failure has recently changed to become lower and narrower, and the new range is associated with improved mortality. However, dosing methods have not been modified to reflect this change. In this study, we sought to develop a new method to determine the initial dose of digoxin in patients with heart failure. METHODS Over a 6-month period, medical records were screened and reviewed for hospitalized adult patients who had a steady state… CONTINUE READING

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