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Article of the month December 2014
Bioelectrical impedance vector analysis and clinical outcomes in patients with acute heart failure
Julio Nunez, Beatriz Mascarell, Hans Stubbe, Silvia Ventura, Clara Bonanad, Vicent Bodı, Eduardo Nunez, Gema Minana, Lorenzo Facila, Antonio Baye´s-Genis, Francisco J. Chorroand Juan Sanchis*
Heart failure remains one of the major health problems in developed countries. It is associated with high morbidity and mortality and is one of the leading sources of healthcare expenditure. A substantial part of this burden is generated by acute heart failure (AHF) hospitalizations. Fluid overload is a key feature in the pathogenesis of AHFand is present in most of the patients admitted with this condition. During recent years, BIVA has emerged as a promising clinical tool for
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Akern in the world: Dr. Klaus Pöttgen
Dr Klaus Poettgen: climbing up the football Bundesliga with BIA 101
As a member of the medical team SV Darmstadt 98 he already had the opportunity to demonstrate his openness to new technologies. He’s one of the few sports medicine specialists, within the Bundesliga, recognized as an absolute expert in the field of sports nutrition and BIA / BIVA analysis.