Recent and future innovations in the treatment of heart failure

Kepez A., Mutlu B.

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.13, pp.266-274, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/akd.2013.076
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.266-274
  • Marmara University Affiliated: Yes


Heart failure is still an important public health problem despite important advances regarding its treatment. Several new treatment strategies are being investigated in order to contend with this disease. Strategies proved to be safe and effective in clinical trials are being adapted to clinical practice. In this review, we will first focus on most recent treatment strategies that are recommended to be used in clinical practice and then try to mention novel strategies which are still being explored in preclinical studies.