touchCardio: Mikhail Kosiborod, ACC 2022: Results from the EMPULSE Trial

May 4, 2022

The EMPULSE trial showed the effects of empagliflozin on symptoms, physical limitations and quality of life in patients hospitalized for acute heart failure.

touchCARDIO spoke with Dr. Mikhail Kosiborod (Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO) to discuss his presentation on the EMPULSE trial and the impact of SGLT-2 inhibitors and where they sit in the future treatment paradigm for heart failure.

Listen to the full touchCARDIO interview: Mikhail Kosiborod, ACC 2022: Results From the EMPULSE Trial: Effects of Empagliflozin on Symptoms, Physical Limitations and Quality of Life in Patients Hospitalized For Acute Heart Failure

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