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EDITORIAL
Sergio V. Perrone
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ORIGINAL ARTICLES
Persistence of humoral and hemodynamic alterations associated with improved vascular function in heart failure patients with systolic function normalized
Lucía Florio, Rodrigo Andrade, Daniel Bia, Santiago Acle, Yanina Zócalo, Marcelo Valverde, Pablo Álvarez, Gabriela Ormaechea
Keywords: Heart failure - Systolic dysfunction - Remission - Arterial functionBeliefs, myths and realities related to water consumption
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Correlation of intima-media thickness of carotid arteries by echocardiography, risk factors and cardiovascular events
Álvaro Carrizo, Jorge Tazar, Alberto Mendía, Natalia Sánchez, Alejandro Bossi
Keywords: Measurement of carotid intima-media thickness - Doppler echocardiography - Cardiovascular risk factors
Insuf Card 2013;8(3):112-118..
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Endothelial dysfunction evaluation across ambulatory patients over 75 years of age treated at hospital for the elderly
Daniel Agustín Chirino Navarta, Karina Sánchez Albarrazín, Graciela Trejo, Ariel Monteros, Luis Martínez, Claudia Cejas, Claudio Dizeo
Keywords: Endothelial dysfunction - Vasoreactivity - Brachial artery - Elderly patients - Cardiovascular risk factors
Insuf Card 2013;8(3):119-124..
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PULMONARY HYPERTENSION
Pulmonary hypertension in chronic respiratory diseases
The 6-minute walk test: technical and utility in functional diagnosis, prognosis and monitoring
Juan Antonio Mazzei
Keywords: Pulmonary arterial hypertension - Pulmonary hypertension due to lung disease and/or hypoxia - Pulmonary function tests - Diagnostic algorithm of pulmonary hypertension - Six-minute walk test Insuf Card 2013;8(3):125-133..
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CONSENSUS ROLE OF INHIBITING ALDOSTERONE
What drugs should be associated antialdosterone drugs?
Álvaro Sosa Liprandi, María Inés Sosa Liprandi, Melina Huerín, Felipe Martínez, José Luis Cacharrón, Hernán Provera, Cristian Mastantuono, Mario Racki, Oscar Montaña, Patricia Blanco, Carlos González, Norberto Vulcano, Jorge Aiub, Iván Sánchez Brandán
Keywords: Blocking aldosterone - Drug Interactions - Spironolactone - Eplerenone
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TECHNOLOGY NOVELTY
Results of patients with cardiac resynchronization therapy using a quadripolar left ventricular lead
Alfredo D’Ortencio, Raúl J. Bevacqua
Keywords: Cardiac resynchronization therapy - Implantable cardiac device - Quadripolar left ventricular lead - Multiple pacing configurations - Phrenic nerve stimulation - Cardiac output - Heart failure
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