Heart Failure

This heart failure channel offers news and new technology to treat heart failure. This includes for new innovations to treat congesitive heart failure (CHF). The channel includes news on HFpEF and HFrEF.

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | August 28, 2017

This video educational session, provided in partnership with the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE), is...

Biotronik Announces U.S. Launch of Edora HF-T QP CRT Pacemaker
Technology | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | August 21, 2017

August 21, 2017 — Biotronik announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and commercial availability...

BioCardia Completes Roll-in Cohort in Pivotal Phase III CardiAMP Heart Failure Trial
News | Stem Cell Therapies | August 16, 2017

August 16, 2017 — BioCardia Inc. recently announced completion of treatment for the 10-patient roll-in cohort for...

Registry Identifies Early Onset of Heart Failure and Lack of Defibrillators in Asia
News | Heart Failure | August 03, 2017

August 3, 2017 — The Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology (ASPC) held its first-ever late-breaking...

Left Atrial Pressure Monitor from Vectorious Medical Technologies Offers New Hope for Heart Failure Patients

On of the top stories in July was the introduction of a left atrial pressure monitor from Vectorious Medical Technologies to prevent heart failure patient hospitalizations or readmissions. Read the article"Left Atrial Pressure Monitor Offers New Hope for Heart Failure Patients."

Feature | August 01, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Aug. 1, 2017 — Here is the list of the most popular articles and videos on the Diagnostic and Interventional...

Wearable monitors create patient generated health data, PGHD, that can help prevent acute care episodes in heart failure.

Wearable monitoring devices may offer a new tool to help prevent acute care episodes in heart failure.

Feature | Heart Failure | July 25, 2017 | Lola Koktysh

Despite their best efforts, many patients tend to develop heart failure after an acute event (e.g., a heart attack...

Biotronik Launches DX Technology for U.S. Heart Failure Patients
News | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | July 21, 2017

July 21, 2017 — Biotronik announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and availability of the Intica...

Hospital Readmissions Analysis Across All Ages, Insurance Types Identifies High-Risk Groups
News | Cardiovascular Business | July 20, 2017

July 20, 2017 — Clinician-researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) recently published a first-of-...

Left Atrial Pressure Monitor Offers New Hope for Heart Failure Patients
News | Heart Failure | July 14, 2017

July 14, 2017 — A review appearing in the July 18 issue of the...

monitoring a heart failure patient's chest fluid buildup with remote monitoring using the SensiVest

A heart failure patient wearing the SensiVest remote monitoring system for a two-minute a day assessment. 

News | Heart Failure | July 13, 2017

July 13, 2017 — About 5.7 million adults in the U.S. suffer from...

Videos | Heart Failure | July 13, 2017

William Abraham, M.D., director of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner...

Ohio State Investigating High-Tech Vest for At-Home Heart Failure Management
News | Heart Failure | June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 — Doctors at The Ohio State University Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital are testing a high-tech vest...

First Canadian Patient Implanted With CardioMEMS Heart Failure Sensor
News | Heart Failure | June 23, 2017

June 23, 2017 — In a Canadian first, a medical team has implanted the wireless CardioMEMS HF device inside a...

Italian Boy Becomes Youngest Patient Bridged to Transplant With SynCardia Total Artificial Heart

Andrei, 12, is the world’s youngest patient to be bridged to transplant with the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart. He is pictured after his heart transplant with his surgeon, Antonio Amodeo, M.D., at Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital in Rome, Italy. Photo courtesy of Business Wire.

News | Congenital Heart | June 22, 2017

June 22, 2017 — A 12-year-old boy at Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital in Rome, Italy, has become the world’s...

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