High prevalence of exercise-induced heart failure with normal ejection fraction in post-heart transplant patients

  • Jaroslav Meluzina, Petr Hudea, +6 authors Petr Nemecc
  • Published 2014
Aim. Post-heart transplant patients are at increased risk of diastolic dysfunction. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of isolated only exercise-induced heart failure with normal ejection fraction (HFNEF) in heart transplant recipients. Methods and Results. To determine pulmonary capillary wedge pressure (PCWP) at rest and during exercise… CONTINUE READING