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Therapy for HFPEF

1. ACEI, ARB don't help
2. treat the underlying disorder
3. Diuretics
4. Vasodilators

2

HFpEF tx for chronic?

1. control risk factors like DM, HTN, obesity
2. control volume status

3

HfpEF tx for acute?

1. IV diuresis
2. nitrates (if BP allows)
3. CPAP/BiPAP

4

diuretic in HFpEF are used to

are used to keep volume normal (sodium retention is common)

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vasodilators are used in HFpEF to

maintain normal blood pressure

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underlying problems in HFpEF?

(hypertension, diabetes, kidney dysfunction)