Long-term prognosis in patients with alcoholic cardiomyopathy and severe heart failure after total abstinence

Guillo, P.; Mansourati, J.; Maheu, B.; Etienne, Y.; Provost, K.; Simon, O.; Blanc, J.J.

American Journal of Cardiology 79(9): 1276-1278

1997


ISSN/ISBN: 0002-9149
PMID: 9164905
DOI: 10.1016/s0002-9149(97)00101-x
Accession: 032193510

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Abstract
We prospectively evaluated the long-term prognosis of 14 patients with alcoholic cardiomyopathy and severe end-stage congestive heart failure after total abstinence. Improvement was very significant after 6 months of follow-up in most patients, and continued thereafter.