Light-to-moderate alcohol consumption and prognosis in patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction.

OBJECTIVES The study evaluated the relationship between light-to-moderate alcohol consumption and prognosis in patients with left ventricular (LV) systolic dysfunction. BACKGROUND Although chronic consumption of large amounts of alcohol can lead to cardiomyopathy, the effects of light-to-moderate alcohol consumption in patients with LV dysfunction are… CONTINUE READING