Search results for "Heart Failure"

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Managing the elderly with cardiovascular disease

induce acute renal failure in patients with heart failure and chronic renal impairment, and cause cardiovascular events. ... reduction in cardiovascular death, a 64% reduction in heart failure, and a 21% reduction in all-cause mortality.
October 2011

Start with bloodwork to diagnose anemia

Masters added. “The blood will release more oxygen to the tissues, and cardiac output increases so that blood passes through the heart and gets to tissues to deliver oxygen more quickly,” ... Patients with chronic heart failure are also at risk,
March 2013

Solving mysterious chronic cough cases

You're not thinking about congestive heart failure.” An internist can be less suspicious of chronic lung disease if the patient doesn't smoke and can be less suspicious of allergy
July 2018

Details define requirements for chronic care management

A vignette provides an example. A 75-year-old man presents with diabetes, claudication, and mild congestive heart failure, post-myocardial infarction and with mild dementia.
March 2015

In the News

28 Lancet article said. To create the score, researchers selected 4,764 Framingham Heart Study subjects aged 45-95 years then monitored them for up to 10 years for a first ... Also, the younger a person was when heart failure or significant cardiac
April 2009

Does ACA coverage really make a difference?

Adults are more likely to die from trauma or other serious acute conditions, such as heart attacks or strokes;. ... Adults with cancer, cardiovascular disease (including hypertension, coronary heart disease, and congestive heart failure), stroke,
March 2015

Gone to Carolina

Your heart failure exacerbation had improved. The swelling in your legs had dissipated and the oxygen requirement caused by the fluid filling your lungs had waned.
May 2021

QD: News Every Day--Elderly want longevity over quality, but it's tough to predict

Don't assume elderly heart failure patients are assumed to prefer improved quality of life over longevity, study authors noted. ... Standard Medical Therapy in Elderly Patients with Congestive Heart Failure. End-of-life preferences were assessed by using
May 2021

Wrestling with wearables that screen for afib

A possible benefit of early detection and treatment is that they could reduce the risk of heart failure among patients with afib. ... To be frank, however, we have very little data to suggest that early diagnosis actually will reduce risk of stroke or
February 2020

Taking team care from policy to practice

When I get sicker, the nurse practitioner brings in the doc, and when I get even sicker, the heart failure doctor comes in to help the internist.
January 2014

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