Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy

, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp 25–29

Clinical Trials Update from the European Society of Cardiology Congress in Munich, 2008: TIME-CHF, CARESS-in-AMI, TRITON-TIMI 38, EUROPA, AF-CHF, and ADVANCE

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of AdelaideAdelaideAustralia
  2. 2.Gentofte HospitalUniversity of CopenhagenHellerupDenmark
  3. 3.Sticares Cardiovascular Research InstituteRhoonThe Netherlands

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