Renin-angiotensin blockade combined with natriuretic peptide system augmentation: novel therapeutic concepts to combat heart failure

Thomas G von Lueder, S Jeson Sangaralingham, Bing Hui Wang, Andrew Richard Kompa, Dan Atar, John C Burnett, Henry Krum

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This review summarizes the current knowledge on RAAS blockade and NP-augmenting drugs as single or combined strategies in HF. We will discuss challenges that have been met with some of these compounds and novel therapeutic agents currently being evaluated, which could strengthen our pharmacological armamentarium for HF.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)594 - 605
Number of pages12
JournalCirculation: Heart Failure
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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