Heart Failure

This heart failure channel offers news and new technology to treat heart failure. This includes for new innovations to treat congestive heart failure (CHF). The channel includes news on HFpEF and HFrEF. Heart failure occurs when the heart is no longer able to pump as much blood as the body requires. This can lead to enlargement of the heart because the muscle works harder to supply blood, but the pumping is ineffective. This may be due to defects in the myocardium, such as an infarct, or due to structural issues such as severe valve regurgitation. The disease is divided into four New York Heart Association (NYHA) classes. Stage IV heart failure is when the heart is completely failing and requires a heart transplant  or a left ventricular assist device (LVAD).

News | Congenital Heart

October 3, 2022 — A new ‘ECHO lab’ at Memorial Hospital West is benefiting patients that may have heart disease and the ...

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September 29, 2022 —  HeartBeam, Inc., a cardiac technology company that has developed the first and only 3D-vector ECG ...

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September 29, 2022 — Bloodstream levels of a protein fragment called endotrophin can be used to predict outcomes in ...

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Heart disease prevention pioneer Jeremiah Stamler, MD. Photo courtesy of Legacy.com
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World Heart Day takes place each year on September 29. Founded in 2000 by the World Heart Federation, World Heart Day ...

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News | TCT

September 19, 2022 — Puzzle Medical Devices, a provider of hemodynamic support in Heart Failure (HF), was selected as ...

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September 15, 2022 — Today, aortic stenosis (AS) is one of the most common and serious valve disease problems [1]. It ...

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News | Heart Failure

September 14, 2022 — Minimally invasive, catheter-based transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) has revolutionized ...

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News | Cardiovascular Education

September 14, 2022 — Details on late-breaking clinical trials to be presented during The VEINS (Venous Endovascular INte ...

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News | STEMI

September 13, 2022 — ZOLL Medical Corporation, an Asahi Kasei company that manufactures medical devices and related ...

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