Prog Cardiovasc Dis 2018 Jan 31. Epub 2018 Jan 31.
Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO, United States.
Thiamine is a water-soluble vitamin that plays an important role in the energy metabolism in the human body. Deficiency in thiamine can lead to neurological abnormalities and congestive heart failure (HF), known as dry beriberi and wet beriberi respectively. Several populations are at higher risk for thiamine deficiency, most notably persons with chronic alcoholism. Read More