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).

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

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

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

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September 12, 2022 — Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have found that a novel blood test can be used to ...

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September 9, 2 022 — A large-scale international study led by Mount Sinai has yielded the first risk score that can help ...

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News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest

September 9, 2022 — The probability of surviving sudden cardiac arrest outside hospital has more than doubled in 30 ...

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News | Cardiovascular Clinical Studies

September 8, 2022 — A clinical trial led by investigators from Brigham and Women’s Hospital has found that the long-term ...

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September 7, 2022 —  Nuwellis, Inc., a commercial-stage company focused on transforming the lives of people with fluid ...

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Top 10 content for the month of August 2022
Feature | Cardiovascular Business | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane

Here is a rundown of what you and your colleagues found to be most interesting in the fields of diagnostic and ...

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News | Pharmaceuticals

September 6, 2022 — An analysis of more than 12,000 patients has found that the SGLT2 inhibitors dapagliflozin and empag ...

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