Heart Failure

cardiac rehab, cardiac rehabilitation, CHF, heart failure

Congestive heart failure patient Dorothy Moore committed herself to cardiac rehabilitation and increasing the amount of exercise she did and was able to reverse her heart failure class. Patient engagement is key to improving CHF patient quality of life and outcomes without the use of drugs and devices.

Feature | Cardiac Rehabilitation | May 24, 2016 | Karen D. Walker, RN, MSN, and Stephanie Rejc, MS
Cardiac rehabilitation and exercise training has been shown to improve clinical status and outcomes in congestive heart...
News | Heart Failure | May 23, 2016
May 23, 2016 — In a guideline update published last week, the American College of Cardiology, American Heart...
Bioventrix, Revivent-TC System, heart failure, first-in-man procedure
News | Heart Failure | May 19, 2016
May 19, 2016 — BioVentrix announced the first-in-man use of its next-generation Revivent-TC System with an endovascular...
News | Heart Failure | May 16, 2016
May 16, 2016 –To work towards a better method of diagnosis and treatment of...
News | Stem Cell Therapies | May 16, 2016
May 16,  2016 — Patients treated with processed autologous adipose-derived regenerative cells (ADRCs) injected into the...
Medtronic, FDA approval, MR-conditional CRT-Ds, defibrillators, Amplia, Compia
Technology | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | May 11, 2016
May 11, 2016 — Medtronic plc recently announced it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the...
LivaNova, SonR hemodynamic sensor, CRT, heart failure, RESPOND CRT trial, HRS 2016
News | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | May 10, 2016
May 10, 2016 — The first-ever trial using new SonR hemodynamic sensor technology proves to be safely and effectively...
News | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | May 09, 2016
May 9, 2016 —St. Jude Medical announced presentation of the MultiPoint Pacing (MPP) Investigational device exemption (...
atrial fibrillation risk, heart failure, African Americans, Hispanics, whites, HRS 2016
News | Atrial Fibrillation | May 09, 2016
May 9, 2016 — A new study presented at the Heart Rhythm Society’s 37th Annual Scientific Sessions, found that among...
Biotronik, FDA, MR Conditional CRT devices, Iperia HF-T, defibrillator, ProMRI
Technology | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | May 03, 2016
May 3, 2016 — Biotronik announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of Iperia ProMRI HF-T, a...
American Society of Echocardiography, ASE guideline, left ventricular diastolic function, LV, heart failure, JASE
News | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | May 03, 2016
May 3, 2016 — Good news for clinicians and their patients: the evaluation of left ventricular (LV) diastolic function...
CardioMEMS, implantable hemodynamic monitor, Fontan anatomy, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Wexner Medical Center
News | Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) | May 02, 2016
May 2, 2016 — In a recent case series, clinicians from The Heart Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and The Ohio...
Feature | Business | April 28, 2016 | Dave Fornell
  April 28, 2016 — Abbott and St. Jude Medical Inc. announced a definitive agreement for Abbott to acquire St. Jude...
CABG, bypass surgery, heart failure, NHLBI study
News | Cardiovascular Surgery | April 25, 2016
April 25, 2016 — Scientists have found that a greater number of patients with coronary artery disease may benefit from...
News | Heart Failure | April 19, 2016
April 19, 2016 — In one of the largest trials ever conducted of...
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