End point selection in acute decompensated heart failure clinical trials: economic end points.


Journal Article (Review)

The selection of economic end points in acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF) clinical trials requires prospectively planned evaluations that are developed in tandem with clinical end points. Integrating economic end points with concrete clinical outcomes postdischarge will provide meaningful data to evaluate a treatment's incremental value in the setting of ADHF.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Reed, SD; Eapen, ZJ; Schulman, KA

Published Date

  • October 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 7 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 529 - 537

PubMed ID

  • 21925436

Pubmed Central ID

  • 21925436

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1551-7136

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.hfc.2011.06.014


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States