Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Two additions to the therapeutic armory to treat HFrEF

Apr. 1, 2016 - VBWG Meeting at ACC 2016, Chicago, IL, USA - Scott D. Solomon, MD - Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

Scott D. Solomon describes the two new pharmacologic therapies for use in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction that have been approved by the FDA in the past year: the heart-rate reducing agent ivabradine and sacubitril/valsartan, a combination of an ARB and a neprilysin inhibitor.

Educational information

Vascular Biology Working Group Meeting at ACC 2016, Chicago, IL, USA

Faculty & Disclosures

Scott D. Solomon, MD - Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA