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What does RVF stand for?

RVF stands for Right Ventricular Failure

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This type of right ventricular failure is characterized by the same symptomatology as right ventricular failure resulting from left ventricular failure.
In the presence of right ventricular failure, the right ventricle cannot accommodate the systemic venous return, and blood backs up in the systemic venous system, causing systemic vascular pressures to rise.
The patient was made aware that acute right ventricular failure secondary to PE was not a licensed use for levosimendan but that given the high risks of invasive intervention and the patient's deterioration despite full medical therapy, we felt levosimendan represented a logical and safe therapeutic option.