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  • STOP-HF: Gene therapy SDF-1 remodels hearts of high risk heart failure patients

    May 25, 2015

    Heart Failure 2015 is the main annual meeting of the Heart Failure Association (HFA) of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). The scientific programme is here .

  • Cognitive impairment predicts worse outcome in heart failure

    May 24, 2015

    Cognitive impairment predicts worse outcome in elderly heart failure patients, reveals research presented today at Heart Failure 2015 by Hiroshi Saito, a physiotherapist at Kameda Medical Centre in Kamogawa, Japan. Patients with cognitive impairment had a 7.5 times greater risk of call cause death and heart failure readmission.

  • Obesity and mood disorders increase peripartum cardiomyopathy risk

    May 23, 2015

    Obesity and mood disorders increase the risk of peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) during childbirth, reveals research presented today at Heart Failure 2015 by Dr David P. Kao, assistant professor at the University of Colorado in Denver, US.

  • Depression associated with 5-fold increased mortality risk in heart failure patients

    May 23, 2015

    Moderate to severe depression is associated with a 5-fold increased risk of all cause mortality in patients with heart failure, according to research presented today at Heart Failure 2015.

  • TITRATION study confirms LCZ696 safe and tolerated in clinical practice

    May 23, 2015

    The TITRATION study has confirmed that LCZ696 is safe and tolerated by patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) in clinical practice, announced principal investigator Dr Michele Senni in a late breaking trials session today at Heart Failure 2015

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