Heart Failure

  • Johann Bauersachs
  • Javed Butler
  • Peter Sandner

Part of the Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology book series (HEP, volume 243)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Kelly S. Lewis, Javed Butler, Johann Bauersachs, Peter Sandner
    Pages 1-14
  3. Francesco Orso, Gianna Fabbri, Aldo Pietro Maggioni
    Pages 15-33
  4. Haye H. van der Wal, Vincent M. van Deursen, Peter van der Meer, Adriaan A. Voors
    Pages 35-66
  5. Michele Senni, Emilia D’Elia, Michele Emdin, Giuseppe Vergaro
    Pages 79-108
  6. Lampros Papadimitriou, Carine E. Hamo, Javed Butler
    Pages 109-129
  7. Yasser Khder, Victor Shi, John J. V. McMurray, Martin P. Lefkowitz
    Pages 133-165
  8. Michel Komajda
    Pages 167-175
  9. Wilfried Dinh, Barbara Albrecht-Küpper, Mihai Gheorghiade, Adriaan A. Voors, Michael van der Laan, Hani N. Sabbah
    Pages 177-203
  10. Lauriane Y. M. Michel, Jean-Luc Balligand
    Pages 205-223
  11. Stefanie Breitenstein, Lothar Roessig, Peter Sandner, Kelly S. Lewis
    Pages 225-247
  12. Peter Kolkhof, Frederic Jaisser, So-Young Kim, Gerasimos Filippatos, Christina Nowack, Bertram Pitt
    Pages 271-305
  13. Julie K. Vishram-Nielsen, Finn Gustafsson
    Pages 307-328
  14. John Medamana, Richard A. Clark, Javed Butler
    Pages 355-369
  15. Vasili Stylianidis, Kevin C. M. Hermans, W. Matthijs Blankesteijn
    Pages 371-393
  16. Anthony S. Fargnoli, Michael G. Katz, Charles R. Bridges, Roger J. Hajjar
    Pages 395-421
  17. Seema Dangwal, Katharina Schimmel, Ariana Foinquinos, Ke Xiao, Thomas Thum
    Pages 423-445
  18. Albrecht von Hardenberg, Christoph Maack
    Pages 491-514
  19. Isac Thomas, Jorge EncisoSilva, Michelle Schlueter, Barry Greenberg
    Pages 515-535
  20. Chaudhry M. S. Sarwar, Aditi A. Bhagat, Stefan D. Anker, Javed Butler
    Pages 537-560
  21. Ewa A. Jankowska, Marcin Drozd, Piotr Ponikowski
    Pages 561-576
  22. Back Matter
    Pages 577-581

About this book


This special issue of the Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology on Heart Failure covers the entire spectrum of the field, from the current understanding and definitions of heart failure, to epidemiology and the importance of co-morbidities, clinical trial design and biomarkers, as well as imaging technologies. The main focus of this book is to review current and emerging heart failure therapies and potential targets for treatment.


Heart failure Reduced ejection fraction Preserved ejection fraction Epidemiology Biomarkers Clinical trials

Editors and affiliations

  • Johann Bauersachs
    • 1
  • Javed Butler
    • 2
  • Peter Sandner
    • 3
  1. 1.Klinik für Kardiologie und AngiologieMedizinische Hochschule Hannover Klinik für Kardiologie und AngiologieHannoverGermany
  2. 2.Heart InstituteStony Brook University Stony BrookUSA
  3. 3.Heart and Lung DiseasesBayer Pharma Aktiengesellschaft Heart and Lung DiseasesWuppertalGermany

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