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Myocardial metabolic manipulation: a new therapeutic approach in heart failure?
  1. E O’Meara,
  2. J J V McMurray
  1. Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
    Professor John J V McMurray
    Department of Cardiology, Western Infirmary, Glasgow, G11 6NT, UK;


Myocardial metabolic manipulation using drugs such as trimetazidine may offer a new therapeutic approach to the treatment of heart failure

  • ACE, angiotensin converting enzyme
  • ATP, adenosine triphosphate
  • FFT, free fatty acids
  • NYHA, New York Heart Association
  • heart failure
  • myocardial metabolic manipulation
  • trimetazidine

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