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Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy

, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp 7–9 | Cite as

The captopril-digoxin multicenter resarch group study on the comparative steps of captopril and digoxin in patients with mildmoderate heart failure: Implications for therapy

  • Bertram Pitt
  • Sidney Goldstein
Focused Section on Digoxin

Summary

It is argued that the basis of therapy in a patient with mild-to-moderate congestive heart failure should be a combination of a diuretic and a converting enzyme inhibitor, with the further addition of digoxin if necessary.

Key Words

captopril digoxin congestive heart failure 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bertram Pitt
    • 1
  • Sidney Goldstein
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of CardiologyUniversity of Michigan Medical CenterAnn ArborUSA

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