Heart Failure Management

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3/30/2022 emDOCs Podcast – Episode 50: Acute Heart Failure Management Misconceptions emdocs.net emDOCs Podcast – Episode 50: Acute Heart Failure Management MisconceptionsWelcome back to emDOCs cast with Brit Long, MD ( @long_brit ). Today we focus on management, but first a bit of an introduction on the types of heart failure, including Sympathetic Crashing Acute Pulmonary Edema (SCAPE).Episode 50: Acute Heart Failure Management MisconceptionsIntroduction- To best understand treatment, understanding the type of acute heart failure (AHF) is essential.- Sympathetic Crashing ...
2/24/2022 American Heart Month: New Drugs, Gaps in Heart Failure Management hmpgloballearningnetwork.com For American Heart Month, Michael Gillette, PharmD, BCPS, BCCP, clinical pharmacy specialist in cardiology, Michael DeBakey VA Medical Center, discusses recently approved treatments for cardiovascular disease and the future of heart failure management.Listen to the full series here .Read the full transcript:Welcome back to PopHealth Perspectives, a conversation with the Population Health Learning Network where we combine expert commentary and exclusive insight into key issues in population health ...
10/18/2021 Contemporary Diagnosis and Management Physicians Weekly ... care and secondary penicillin prophylaxis within available resources. Benzathine penicillin injections remain the cornerstone of secondary prevention. Challenges with penicillin procurement and concern with adverse reactions in patients with advanced disease remain important issues. Heart failure management, prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of endocarditis, oral anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation, and prosthetic valves are vital therapeutic adjuncts. Management of health of women with unoperated and operated rheumatic heart disease before, during ...
9/22/2021 Grady Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve Heart Failure Management metroatlantaceo.com Grady Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve Heart Failure Management Grady Health System has received the American Heart Association's Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Quality Achievement Award. The honor recognizes Grady for the hospital's commitment to ensuring heart failure patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines founded in the latest scientific evidence. The goal is to expedite recovery and ...
8/30/2021 Daxor Corporation Reports a 26.5 Percent Rise in Diagnostic Sales Revenue in Form N-CSR Filing for the Six Months Ended June 30, 2021 Globe Newswire ... on track for production as funded by the U.S. Department of Defense and slated for release in 2022. Updates on the initiation of a National Institutes of Health multicenter prospective randomized control trial in heart failure management utilizing Daxor’s technology were also given. “Daxor’s research trial at the VA Hospital System is in excellent shape”, noted Chief Scientific Officer Jonathan Feldschuh. “We are excited to update shareholders ...
8/27/2021 ESC Guidelines on Heart Failure Management Published citoday.com Advertisement Advertisement August 27, 2021 ESC Guidelines on Heart Failure Management Published August 27, 2021—The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) announced the launch of the ESC guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure. The society noted that these are the first ESC guidelines drafted by a task force that included patients as full members. The guidelines were published by Theresa A. McDonagh, MBChB, MD ...
8/19/2021 New Pilot Program Supports I.E. Residents with Heart Failure PR Newswire ... decisions about their health.Adding a personal touch, IEHP's Health Navigators will also visit each Member in their home to help connect them to Care Management Nurses, set up their digital weight scales, provide Heart Failure Management Plans, and conduct Health Risk Assessments."The goal is to empower our Members to be their healthiest selves," said Anna Edwards , IEHP's care management clinical director. "This program is innovative and practical. We ...
4/28/2021 ACC, HealthReveal Collaborate to Speed Adoption of Clinical Guidelines and Optimize Patient Outcomes PR Newswire ... on studies for three TRANSFORM programs. The first, TRANSFORM HFrEF , will provide GDMT for patients who have heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF). Heart failure affects an estimated six million Americans , while poor heart failure management is the leading cause of hospitalizations and readmissions among older adults. Meanwhile, the quality of healthcare in the U.S. has not improved in nearly 20 years: only about half of patients receive the ...
3/16/2021 Vikram Hospital ties up with MGM Healthcare, Chennai for Heart & Lung Transplant and Contemporary Heart Failure Management newspatrolling.com Posted by: Mahender Bansal 7 hours Program for contemporary heart failure management Cross-listing of potential transplant patients in both states will help optimal utilization of donor organs BENGALURU / March 16, 2021 : Vikram Hospital has tied up with MGM Healthcare, Chennai to establish state-of-the-art program for Heart -&-Lung Transplant and contemporary heart failure management. This will be a boon to Karnataka patients suffering from end-stage heart ...
9/8/2020 Adona Medical, A Shifamed Portfolio Company, Closes $22M In Series A Financing vcaonline.com ... company, announced today the closing of a $22M Series A financing, which will be used to advance product development, support pre-clinical testing, and expand the team as the company furthers its next-generation heart failure management platform. The financing was led by Cormorant Asset Management, with participation from Excelestar Ventures, AMED Ventures, and select angel investors, and included previous debt investments that converted to preferred shares. "Existing pharmaceutical and ...
9/8/2020 Adona Medical, A Shifamed Portfolio Company, Closes $22M In Series A Financing salesandmarketingnetwork.com ... company, announced today the closing of a $22M Series A financing, which will be used to advance product development, support pre-clinical testing, and expand the team as the company furthers its next-generation heart failure management platform. The financing was led by Cormorant Asset Management, with participation from Excelestar Ventures, AMED Ventures, and select angel investors, and included previous debt investments that converted to preferred shares. "Existing pharmaceutical and ...
9/2/2020 Does Ejection Fraction Matter Anymore? medpagetoday.com Experts debate whether familiar metric still has a place in heart failure management by Ed Susman, Contributing Writer, MedPage Today September 2, 2020 MedpageToday email article Heart failure specialist at the virtual meeting of the European Society of Cardiology debated whether the role of ejection fraction calculations is relevant in the treatment of their patients. Burkert Pieske, MD, of Charite University Medicine, Berlin, who took the "pro" position at the ...
8/21/2020 UPMC HealthBeat Podcast: UPMC Advanced Heart Failure Center upmc.com ... decided. – Patients come to us in many different ways. Some are referred to us by their primary care doctors, some by their cardiologists, and others just on their own seeking an expert opinion in heart failure management . Patients are evaluated in initially a very traditional way, in that they are seen in a clinic with a doctor who specializes in heart failure. And we talk about the patient’s journey with ...
7/10/2020 Heart Failure Management in the Current Era mdmag.com Heart Failure Management in the Current Era JULY 10, 2020 HCP Live Transcript: Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH: Well, I’d like to thank all of you for this really great discussion. Before we close, I just want to give each of you a chance to provide any final thoughts about heart failure, COVID-19 [the coronavirus disease 2019], life, whatever you’d like to talk about. Scott, we’ll start with you ...
4/16/2020 COVID-19: Optimising heart failure management in the patient’s home cardiovascularnews.com ... cardiovascular disease. Given this population’s increased risk of negative outcomes with COVID-19, avoiding unnecessary exposure whenever possible is important. The risk is real, and thankfully technology options now exist to provide high quality heart failure management within the patient’s home. One such technology monitors congestion through increases of intra-cardiac and pulmonary artery pressures using an implantable sensor, which begin a few days to weeks prior to the onset ...
4/16/2020 COVID-19: Optimising heart failure management in the patient’s home cardiacrhythmnews.com ... cardiovascular disease. Given this population’s increased risk of negative outcomes with COVID-19, avoiding unnecessary exposure whenever possible is important. The risk is real, and thankfully technology options now exist to provide high quality heart failure management within the patient’s home. One such technology monitors congestion through increases of intra-cardiac and pulmonary artery pressures using an implantable sensor, which begin a few days to weeks prior to the onset ...
4/1/2020 Non-Stenotic, “Graft over Graft” LVAD Outflow Graft Protection Technique30271-0/abstract) jhltonline.org Left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) are widely accepted for end-stage heart failure management . A traditional outflow graft (OFG) protection strategy using a polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) graft was developed in response to critical OFG injuries during redo full sternotomy. However, this graft fully covers the OFG and has been reported to cause stenosis from compression due to OFG exudate materials. This may cause increased afterload, low LVAD flow, and secondary left ...
12/2/2019 Predicting Cognitive Decline in Heart Failure medpagetoday.com ... reported Marco Di Tullio, MD, of Columbia University Irving Medical Center in New York City, and colleagues. Warfarin and other medications were not associated with cognitive decline, they reported in JACC: Heart Failure . In heart failure management , "not much attention is paid to the patient's cognitive status," Di Tullio said. These findings "highlight that periodic monitoring of cognitive function should be included in the patient's follow-up visits, given the ...
11/25/2019 DAPA-HF: Dapagliflozin benefits regardless of age, HF severity the-hospitalist.org View on the News Dapagliflozin nears foundational status for HFrEF treatment In DAPA-HF, treatment with dapagliflozin met the three critical goals of heart failure management . When used on top of current guideline-directed medical therapy, the treatment reduced mortality, cut hospitalizations, and improved heart failure–related health status – all to a similar extent regardless of patients’ age or symptom severity at entry. These new, post hoc findings provide important ...
11/21/2019 News & Events - HCP Feed hcpfeed.com This post was originally published on this site News & Events Study Questions the Safety of Common Procedure for Treating Atrial Fibrillation Wearable Monitors Show Promise for Heart Failure Management Medications Boost Survival After Open Heart Surgery Experts Advise on Blood Thinner Use in Patients with Kidney Disease and AFib Study Identifies Optimal Blood Thinners for Bone Health Study Probes the Benefits of Routine Depression Screening in Heart Attack Survivors ...