Levosimendan improves renal function in patients with acute decompensated heart failure: Comparison with dobutamine


Yilmaz M. B. , Yalta K., Yontar C., Karadas F. , Erdem A., Turgut O. O. , ...Daha Fazla

CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS AND THERAPY, cilt.21, ss.431-435, 2007 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 21 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s10557-007-6066-7
  • Dergi Adı: CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS AND THERAPY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.431-435

Özet

Background Levosimendan is a relatively new cardiac inotropic agent with calcium sensitizing activity. This study was conducted to investigate the effects of levosimendan (L) and dobutamine (D) on renal function in patients hospitalized with decompensated heart failure (HF).