Heart Failure

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 | 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 | Hemodynamic Monitoring Systems | 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...

BioVentrix Announces Germany's First Revivent TC TransCatheter Ventricular Enhancement Procedure
News | Heart Failure | May 31, 2017

May 31, 2017 — BioVentrix Inc. recently announced the first clinical use of its closed-chest Revivent TC...

Arto System Shows Promise as Less-Invasive Therapy for Heart Failure Patients
News | Heart Failure | May 26, 2017

May 26, 2017 — Recent outcomes from the MAVERIC clinical trial confirm earlier positive findings that MVRx’s Arto...

Videos | Cardiovascular Ultrasound | May 26, 2017

This video, provided in partnership with the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE), is titled "Intraoperative...

Heart Failure Mortality Inversely Related to Wealth of Country
News | Heart Failure | May 24, 2017

May 24, 2017 — Death in patients with ...

News | Heart Failure | May 22, 2017

May 22, 2017 — Serelaxin failed to meet the primary endpoints of the phase 3 RELAX-AHF-2...

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