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Acute heart failure

Submission deadline: 15 April 2022
Special Issue Editors
Julio Núñez Villota, MD, PhD
Department of Cardiology, Hospital Clínico Universitario Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Interests: Interventional cardiology; Heart failure; Acute coronary syndrome
Rafael de la Espriella, MD
Cardiology Department, Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Interests: Heart failure; Cardiorenal syndrome; Congestion; Biomarkers
Alfonso Valle Muñoz
Cardiology Service, Hospital de Denia, Alicante, Spain
Interests: Heart failure; Chronic heart failure; Cardiomyopathy; Preventive Cardiology; Dyslipemia
Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

This special issue will focus on relevant issues about diagnosis, risk stratification and management of patients with acute heart failure, including the whole spectrum of patients. In this special issue, we are spacially interested in articles covering the following topics in patients with acute heart failure syndromes:
1. Assement and management of congestion.
2. Diagnostic procedures
3. Evaluation of diuretic response.
4. Managament of patients with refractory congestive heart failure.
5. Risk stratification.
6. Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
7. Cardiorenal syndrome.
8. Transitional care.
9. Biomarkers


Prof. Dr. Julio Núñez Villota, Dr. Rafael de la Espriella and Dr. Alfonso Valle Muñoz

Guest Editors

Manuscript Submission Information

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