SOLVD


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SOLVDStudies Of Left Ventricular Dysfunction
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Greenberg B, Quinones MA, Koilpillai C, Limacher M, Shindler D, Benedict C, et al, for the SOLVD Investigators.
A subset of 241 patients ANP (RIA) 1996 (87) with asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction were enrolled in the SOLVD Prevention Trial Tsutamoto et al.
Another retrospective study of SOLVD patients found a significant and independent association with increased risk of arrhythmic death among patients taking non-potassium-sparing diuretics (RR=1.
ACE inhibitors were demonstrated unequivocally to be lifesaving in patients with heart failure in 1993 with the SOLVD trial.
I think from the evidence that's accumulating, going back to SAVE [the Survival and Ventricular Enlargement trial], SOLVD [Studies of Left Ventricular Dys-function], HOPE, and now EUROPA, it would appear that we're dealing with a class effect," said the cardiologist, who wasn't involved in EUROPA.
At baseline, 55% of SOLVD participants reported abstinence from alcohol, 18% indicated they consumed one or two drinks per day, 8% averaged three to five drinks, and 8% self-reported downing 6-10 drinks daily.
From the evidence that's accumulating, going back to SAVE [the Survival and Ventricular Enlargement trial], SOLVD [Studies of Left Ventricular Dysfunction], HOPE, and now EUROPA, it would appear that we're dealing with a class effect," said the cardiologist, who wasn't involved in EUROPA.