Towards better definition, quantification and treatment of fibrosis in heart failure. A scientific roadmap by the Committee of Translational Research of the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology

Rudolf A. de Boer*, Gilles De Keulenaer, Johann Bauersachs, Dirk Brutsaert, John G. Cleland, Javier Diez, Xiao-Jun Du, Paul Ford, Frank R. Heinzel, Kenneth E. Lipson, Theresa McDonagh, Natalia Lopez-Andres, Ida G. Lunde, Alexander R. Lyon, Piero Pollesello, Sanjay K. Prasad, Carlo G. Tocchetti, Manuel Mayr, Joost P. G. Sluijter, Thomas ThumCarsten Tschoepe, Faiez Zannad, Wolfram-Hubertus Zimmermann, Frank Ruschitzka, Gerasimos Filippatos, Merry L. Lindsey, Christoph Maack, Stephane Heymans

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)272-285
Number of pages14
JournalEuropean journal of heart failure
Volume21
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2019

Keywords

  • Fibrosis
  • Heart failure
  • Biomarkers
  • Fibroblast
  • Matrix
  • Prognosis
  • Imaging
  • LEFT-VENTRICULAR DYSFUNCTION
  • PRESERVED EJECTION FRACTION
  • DIFFUSE MYOCARDIAL FIBROSIS
  • EXTRACELLULAR-MATRIX
  • CARDIAC FIBROBLASTS
  • INTERSTITIAL FIBROSIS
  • MOLECULAR-MECHANISMS
  • INHIBITION
  • INFARCTION
  • GALECTIN-3

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de Boer, R. A., De Keulenaer, G., Bauersachs, J., Brutsaert, D., Cleland, J. G., Diez, J., Du, X-J., Ford, P., Heinzel, F. R., Lipson, K. E., McDonagh, T., Lopez-Andres, N., Lunde, I. G., Lyon, A. R., Pollesello, P., Prasad, S. K., Tocchetti, C. G., Mayr, M., Sluijter, J. P. G., ... Heymans, S. (2019). Towards better definition, quantification and treatment of fibrosis in heart failure. A scientific roadmap by the Committee of Translational Research of the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology. European journal of heart failure, 21(3), 272-285. https://doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.1406