Acute effects of triiodothyronine (T3) replacement therapy in patients with chronic heart failure and low-T3 syndrome: a randomized, placebo-controlled study.

@article{Pingitore2008AcuteEO,
  title={Acute effects of triiodothyronine (T3) replacement therapy in patients with chronic heart failure and low-T3 syndrome: a randomized, placebo-controlled study.},
  author={Alessandro Pingitore and Elena Galli and Andrea Barison and Annalisa Iervasi and Maria Scarlattini and Daniele Nucci and Antonio L'Abbate and Rita Mariotti and Giorgio Iervasi},
  journal={The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism},
  year={2008},
  volume={93 4},
  pages={1351-8}
}
CONTEXT Low-T(3) syndrome is a predictor of poor outcome in patients with cardiac dysfunction. The study aimed to assess the short-term effects of synthetic L-T(3) replacement therapy in patients with low-T(3) syndrome and ischemic or nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy (DC). DESIGN A total of 20 clinically stable patients with ischemic (n = 12) or nonischemic (n = 8) DC were enrolled. There were 10 patients (average age 72 yr, range 66-77; median, 25-75th percentile) who underwent 3-d… CONTINUE READING
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