Search Tag: chronic heart failure

Cardiology Management

Data Access: Empowering Chronic Heart Failure Patients

2017 01 May

Researchers at Indiana University are creating new information technology so patients with chronic heart failure can have easy access to their own health data. The new technology, called Power to the Patient, is intended to enable quick and preventative action to protect these patients, the researchers say. See Also : New Tools to Design Personalised... Read more

ICU Management

ResMed Provides Update on Phase III SERVE-HF Study

2015 23 May

Study Did Not Meet Primary Endpoint Safety Signal of Increased Cardiovascular Mortality Found for ASV Therapy in People with Predominant Central Sleep Apnoea and Symptomatic Chronic Heart Failure Results and Safety Signal Observed Only in This Specific Study Population ResMed (NYSE: RMD) has announced that SERVE-HF, a multinational, multicentre,... Read more

Cardiology Management

Patient's Attitude to CHF Impacts Quality Of Life

2015 12 Jan

It's a self-fulfilling prophecy: failing to accept illness is associated with poorer quality of life in patients with chronic heart failure. According to a research study in the European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, patients with lower illness acceptance also suffered low energy levels, limited mobility, negative and draining emotional feelings,... Read more

Cardiology Management

Iron Therapy For Chronic Heart Failure

2014 12 Sep

According to the Ferric CarboxymaltOse evaluatioN on perFormance in patients with IRon deficiency in coMbination with chronic heart failure (CONFIRM) study, presented at the recent European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress in Barcelona, treating symptomatic heart failure in patients with iron deficiency using intravenous ferric carboxymaltose resulted... Read more