Benefit of prostaglandin infusion in severe heart failure: preliminary clinical experience of repetitive administration.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) is a potent vasodilating drug, which has been used in treatment of primary pulmonary hypertension. However intravenous PGE1 infusion may be of benefit and also has been proposed as a therapeutic tool in patients with end-stage heart failure. The aim of this prospective not randomized study was to assess the clinical and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2008.12.173

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