Hemodynamic effects of a single oral dose of enalapril among children with asymptomatic chronic mitral regurgitation.

@article{Calabr1999HemodynamicEO,
  title={Hemodynamic effects of a single oral dose of enalapril among children with asymptomatic chronic mitral regurgitation.},
  author={Raffaele Calabr{\'o} and Carlo Pisacane and Giuseppe Pacileo and Maria Giovanna Russo},
  journal={American heart journal},
  year={1999},
  volume={138 5 Pt 1},
  pages={955-61}
}
BACKGROUND Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors have been shown to have beneficial effects in the short- and long-term treatment of adult patients with chronic mitral regurgitation. The safety and efficacy of such treatment have not been established for children. The objective of this study was to assess the effect of the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor enalapril on the severity of valvar mitral regurgitation and the systolic performance of overloaded left ventricle of children… CONTINUE READING

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