Tag Archives: CHF

7/12 Noon Conference: Outpatient management of CHF

*Take home points: 1) The drugs that improve mortality in HFrEF are BB, ACEI, Spironolactone, and hydralazine/nitrates for African Americans. These drugs are NOT necessarily all helpful in HFpEF, HOCM, and valvular cardiomyopathy 2) Entresto = sacubitril/valsartan, an ARB/neprilysin inhibitor that may further improve mortality in chronic heart failure*