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Among patients with heart failure, empagliflozin lowered diastolic pulmonary artery pressure and was effective at reducing cardiovascular death and heart failure hospitalizations regardless of sacubitril/valsartan use, researchers reported.

Dr. Mikhail Kosiborod, vice president of research at Saint Luke's Health System, detailed the results of the EMBRACE-HF study looking at the impact of empagliflozin in patients with heart failure and higher diastolic pulmonary artery pressure.

Read the full Healio article: Two studies provide further positive outcomes for empagliflozin in HF

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