Evaluating Two Beta-Blockers In Patients With Congestive Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction
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Mansoor is a cardiologist at Franciscan Health.

                       

Evaluating Two Beta-Blockers In Patients With Congestive Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction

Nearly 5 million Americans are currently living with congestive heart failure (CHF). Approximately 550,000 new cases are diagnosed in the U.S. each year. More than 5 percent of people between the ages of 60 and 69 have CHF. The 1-year, 3-year, 5-year, and 10-year survival rates in the entire CHF group were 78.5%, 59.8%, 50.4% and 14.7%, respectively. Medical therapy for CHF is the backbone of treatment modality for all CHF patients. Currently as per ACC/AHA recommendations all patients with...

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