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.
Effect of enalapril on mortality and the development of heart failure in asymptomatic patients with reduced left ventricular ejections fractions: 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.
The SOLVD Investigators: Effects of enalapril on survival in patients with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction and congestive heart failure.