The short-term effects of digoxin in patients with right ventricular dysfunction from pulmonary hypertension.

@article{Rich1998TheSE,
  title={The short-term effects of digoxin in patients with right ventricular dysfunction from pulmonary hypertension.},
  author={Stuart Rich and M Seidlitz and E M Dodin and D Osimani and Dianne Judd and D E Genthner and Vallerie V Mclaughlin and Gary Francis},
  journal={Chest},
  year={1998},
  volume={114 3},
  pages={787-92}
}
OBJECTIVE Studies on the effects of digoxin in patients with right ventricular failure and normal left ventricular function have not been performed. We evaluated the short-term effects of digoxin administration in patients with primary pulmonary hypertension on hemodynamics, neurohormones, and baroreceptor responsiveness. DESIGN This was a prospective study with patients serving as their own controls. SETTING University Hospital Intensive Care Unit with central monitoring. PATIENTS… CONTINUE READING

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