2016 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure: The Task Force for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Developed with the special contribution of the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the ESC

Piotr Ponikowski, Adriaan A Voors, Stefan D Anker, Héctor Bueno, John George Franklin Cleland, Andrew J.S. Coats, Volkmar Falk, José Ramón González-Juanatey, Veli-Pekka Harjola, Ewa A Jankowska, Mariell Jessup, Cecilia Linde, Petros Nihoyannopoulos, John T. Parissis, Burkert Pieske, Jillian P. Riley, Giuseppe M.C. Rosano, Luis M. Ruilope, Frank Ruschitzka, Frans H. RuttenPeter van der Meer, Authors/Task Force Members

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3125 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)891-975
Number of pages85
JournalEuropean Journal of Heart Failure
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2016


  • Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Co-morbidities
  • Diagnosis
  • Ejection fraction
  • Guidelines
  • Heart failure
  • Hospitalization
  • Mechanical circulatory support
  • Multidisciplinary management
  • Natriuretic peptides
  • Neuro-hormonal antagonists
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Transplantation

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