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ea0081rc11.6 | Rapid Communications 11: Thyroid 2 | ECE2022

Association of thyroid hormones with clinical status and cardiovascular outcomes of HFpEF patients

Leite Ana Rita , Neves Joao Sergio , Vasques-Novoa Francisco , Saraiva Francisca A , Cristina Oliveira Ana , Borges-Canha Marta , von Hafe Madalena , Vale Catarina , Angelico-Goncalves Antonio , Leite-Moreira Adelino F

Introduction: Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) is a clinical syndrome with high mortality, for which there are few disease modifying therapeutics. Thyroid axis dysfunction is common in heart failure (HF) and may contribute to the pathogenesis of HFpEF. However, the association of thyroid hormones (TH) with the clinical status of HFpEF patients and their prognostic impact in this syndrome are not clear. Methods: We evaluated 93 parti...

ea0073aep212 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Influence of diabetes in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction

Borges-Canha Marta , Francisco Vasques-Nóvoa , Saraiva Francisca , Leite Ana Rita , Oliveira Ana Cristina , Neves Joao Sergio , Hafe Madalena von , Vale Catarina , Carvalho Davide , Adelino F. Leite-Moreira

IntroductionHeart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF) denotes a growing challenge due to the population aging and the rising prevalence of cardiovascular risk factors.AimWe aimed to evaluate the influence of the diagnosis of diabetes mellitus (DM) on the signs and symptoms, comorbidities and echocardiographic and vascular evaluation of patients with HFpEF in a stable phase....