Observation on effect of Shenmai injection in treating patients of congestive heart failurein treating patients of congestive heart failure

@article{Liu1998ObservationOE,
  title={Observation on effect of Shenmai injection in treating patients of congestive heart failurein treating patients of congestive heart failure},
  author={Zhihong Liu and Xiansheng Cheng and Chao Zhang and Yan-fen Zhao and Yun Zhang and Xin-hai Ni and Bai-ping Chen},
  journal={Chinese Journal of Integrated Medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={6},
  pages={119-121}
}
Objective: To observe the clinical therapeutic effect of Shenmai Injection (SMI) in treating patients of congestive heart failure.Methods: Effect of 16 cases treated with either SMI or potassium magnesium aspartate was observed by randomized crossover method and compared.Results: By using SMI for 2 weeks, the patients’ left ventricular ejective fraction (LVEF) was increased from 29.5 ± 9.0 to 36.6 ± 10.2 (P < 0.05), the heart function of 68.75% patients was improved, no side effect or toxicity… 
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DRUG USE EVALUATION OF SHENMAI INJECTION IN THE FIRST AFFILIATED HOSPITAL OF BENGBU MEDICAL COLLEGE: A PROSPECTIVE ANALYSIS
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The establishing of the standards of Traditional Chinese medicine injection should integrate the guidelines approved by drug use evaluation system and promote the reasonable application of the injection in clinical practices.

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TLDR
This presentation is not directed toward the etiologies of congestive heart failure seen in a cardiac clinic or a univerdty medical center, where one might see the more unusual or more complicated forms of heart disease.