Long-term outcome in diabetic heart failure patients treated with cardiac resynchronization therapy.

@article{Fantoni2008LongtermOI,
  title={Long-term outcome in diabetic heart failure patients treated with cardiac resynchronization therapy.},
  author={Cecilia Fantoni and F Regoli and Ali E. Ghanem and Santi Raffa and Catherine Klersy and Antonio Sorgente and Francesco Fulvio Faletra and Massimo Baravelli and Luigi Inglese and Jorge Antonio Salerno-Uriarte and Helmut U Klein and Tiziano Moccetti and Angelo Auricchio},
  journal={European journal of heart failure},
  year={2008},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={
          298-307
        }
}
BACKGROUND Diabetes mellitus is an independent risk factor for increased morbidity and mortality in heart failure (HF) patients. AIMS To compare functional and structural improvement, as well as long-term outcome, between diabetic and non-diabetic HF patients treated with cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT). METHODS We compared response to CRT in 141 diabetic and 214 non-diabetic consecutive patients. Major events were; death from any cause, urgent heart transplantation and implantation… CONTINUE READING
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