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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Doehner, Wolfram; Blankenberg, Stefan; Erdmann, Erland; Ertl, Georg; Hasenfuß, Gerd; Landmesser, Ulf; Pieske, Burkert; Schieffer, Bernhard; Schunkert, Heribert; von Haehling, Stephan; Zeiher, Andreas; Anker, Stefan D 
Title:
[Iron Deficiency in Chronic Heart Failure: Diagnostic Algorithm and Present-Day Therapeutic Options]. 
Abstract:
Iron deficiency (ID) occurs in up to 50% of patients with heart failure (HF). Even without presence of anaemia ID contributes to more severe symptoms, increased hospitalization and mortality. A number of randomized controlled trials demonstrated the clinical benefit of replenishment of iron stores with improvement of symptoms and fewer hospitalizations. Assessment of iron status should therefore become routine assessment in newly diagnosed and in symptomatic patients with HF. ID can be identifie...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 
Year:
2017 
Journal volume:
142 
Journal issue:
10 
Pages contribution:
752-757 
Language:
de 
Fulltext / DOI:
Print-ISSN:
0012-0472 
TUM Institution:
Klinik für Herz- und Kreislauferkrankungen