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*  Congenital heart defect
Complications that can result from heart defects include heart failure. The cause of a congenital heart defect is often unknown ... Congenital heart defects are known by a number of names including congenital heart anomaly, congenital heart disease, heart ... A congenital heart defect (CHD), also known as a congenital heart anomaly or congenital heart disease, is a problem in the ... Congenital heart defects are divided into two main groups: cyanotic heart defects and non-cyanotic heart defects, depending on ...
*  Dilated cardiomyopathy
Complications can include heart failure, heart valve disease, or an irregular heartbeat. Causes include genetics, alcohol, ... Pieske B (2004). "Reverse remodeling in heart failure - fact or fiction?". Eur Heart J Suppl. 6: D66-78. doi:10.1016/j.ehjsup. ... thus increasing heart failure symptoms. Generalized enlargement of the heart is seen upon normal chest X-ray. Pleural effusion ... In those with heart failure treatment may include medications in the ACE inhibitor, beta blocker, and diuretic families. A low ...
*  HIV associated cardiomyopathy
HIV-infected patients with encephalopathy are more likely to die of congestive heart failure than are those without ... HIV-infected patients with encephalopathy are more likely to die of congestive heart failure than are those without ... HIV is a major cause of cardiomyopathy (problems with the heart muscle that reduce the efficiency with which the heart pumps ... Cardiac autoimmunity in HIV related heart muscle disease. Heart 1998;79:599-604. Lipshultz SE, Easley KA, Orav EJ, et al. ...
*  Brain natriuretic peptide
... in the absence of heart failure. Recombinant BNP, nesiritide, is used to treat decompensated heart failure. However, a recent ... levels and ethnic disparities in perceived severity of heart failure: results from the Rapid Emergency Department Heart Failure ... history of congestive heart failure on the utility of B-type natriuretic peptide in the emergency diagnosis of heart failure: ... partners in the diagnosis of heart failure". Congest Heart Fail. 10 (1 Suppl 1): 3-27. doi:10.1111/j.1527-5299.2004.03310.x. ...
*  Heart failure
... heart failure/systemic hypertension, heart failure/pulmonary hypertension, heart failure/diabetes, heart failure/kidney failure ... left heart failure versus right heart failure). Right heart failure compromises pulmonary flow to the lungs. Left heart failure ... Heart failure, American Heart Association - information and resources for treating and living with heart failure Heart Failure ... There are two main types of heart failure: heart failure due to left ventricular dysfunction and heart failure with normal ...
*  Diastolic heart failure
Neither of these situations constitutes a diastolic heart failure. Stiffening of the left ventricle contributes heart failure ... Although the term diastolic heart failure is often used when there are signs and symptoms of heart failure with normal left ... Narrowly defined, diastolic failure has often been defined as "heart failure with normal systolic function" (i.e. left ... In contrast, systolic heart failure has usually an eccentric hypertrophy. Diastolic failure is characterized by an elevated ...
*  Heart failure cell
... s are siderophages (hemosiderin-containing macrophages) generated in the alveoli of patients with left heart ... Siderophages are not specific of heart failure. They are present wherever red blood cells encounter macrophages. In left heart ... failure or chronic pulmonary edema, when the high pulmonary blood pressure causes red cells to pass through the vascular wall. ... failure, the left ventricle can not keep pace with the incoming blood from the pulmonary veins. The resulting backup causes ...
*  Management of heart failure
Chronic heart failure: management of chronic heart failure in adults in primary and secondary care. Clinical Guideline 5. ... Jan 2014). "New devices in heart failure: an European Heart Rhythm Association report: developed by the European Heart Rhythm ... Krum H, National Heart Foundation of Australia and Cardiac Society of Australia & New Zealand Chronic Heart Failure Clinical ... Tønnessen T, Knudsen CW (August 2005). "Surgical left ventricular remodeling in heart failure". Eur. J. Heart Fail. 7 (5): 704- ...
*  Pathophysiology of heart failure
However, the main mechanism by which left-sided heart failure causes right-sided heart failure is actually not well understood ... Over time these increases in workload will produce changes to the heart itself: The heart of a person with heart failure may ... pulmonary edema in left heart failure, peripheral edema in right heart failure). Diastolic dysfunction can be caused by ... The symptoms of heart failure are largely determined by which side of the heart fails. The left side pumps blood into the ...
*  High-output heart failure
... is a heart condition that occurs when the cardiac output is higher than normal due to increased ... These individuals usually have a normal systolic function but symptoms are those of heart failure. With time, this overload ... PMID 11242561 Causes of High-Output Heart Failure Healthwise Staff of WebMD. Last updated: August 2010. Accessed 10/19/2012.. ... O'Rouke, R.A., Fuster, V. (2001). Hurst's The Heart (10 (International edition) ed.). McGraw-Hill. p. 661. ISBN 0-07-116296-8. ...
*  Acute decompensated heart failure
When severe heart failure is present and medicines or other heart procedures are not effective, the diseased heart needs to be ... Acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF) is a sudden worsening of the signs and symptoms of heart failure, which typically ... Heart failure due to acute aortic regurgitation is a surgical emergency associated with high mortality. Heart failure may occur ... Heart Failure Society Of America (February 2006). "Evaluation and management of patients with acute decompensated heart failure ...
*  Alliance for Heart Failure
The Alliance for Heart Failure's mission is to achieve better outcomes for people with heart failure by ensuring timely ... Focus on Heart Failure, was published in September 2016 and made ten recommendations for improving heart failure services. Nine ... The Alliance for Heart Failure welcomed the findings but called for more to be done to address the vast regional variation in ... The Alliance for Heart Failure is supported and funded by Bayer, Medtronic Limited, Novartis Pharmaceuticals UK Ltd, and Roche ...
*  Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
... (HFpEF) is a form of congestive heart failure where in the amount of blood ... "Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: is this diastolic heart failure?". Retrieved February 16, 2012. Yancy, CW; ... Segura, A. M., Frazier, O. H., & Buja, L. M. (2014). Fibrosis and heart failure. Heart failure reviews, 19(2), 173-185. Kong, P ... Circulation: Heart Failure, 8(2), 286-294. Noncardiac comorbidities in heart failure with reduced versus preserved ejection ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Conditions and Diseases: Congestive Heart Failure
Websites about congestive heart failure in animals, including treatment. ... "Health ... Congestive Heart Failure" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease: Heart Failure
This may be caused by congenital defect or by another condition that damages or overloads the heart muscle. ... Heart failure is the inability of the heart to pump enough blood to maintain normal body requirements. ... Heart Failure Description of heart failure, its causes, diagnosis, treatment and when to call a physician. Information from the ... Congestive Heart Failure and Pulmonary Edema Dr. Shamai Grossman offers a detailed clinical report on congestive heart failure ...
*  EHD3
The lack or malfunction of this protein in the human body can cause some diseases such as heart failure or a depressive ... "heart failure". J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol. 52 (5): 1183-90. doi:10.1016/j.yjmcc.2012.02.008. PMC 3360944 . PMID 22406195. Wang, Le ... It can be mainly found in human heart and brain, as well as kidney, ovary and liver. EHD3 (expressed as a green fluorescent ... While the gene is highly expressed in heart and brain, it is moderately expressed in kidney, ovary, liver and placenta. EHD3 ...
*  IL1RL1
Braunwald, Eugene (2013). "Heart Failure". JACC: Heart Failure. 1 (1): 1-20. doi:10.1016/j.jchf.2012.10.002. Tominaga S, Yokota ... 2003). "Identification of serum soluble ST2 receptor as a novel heart failure biomarker". Circulation. 107 (5): 721-6. doi: ... As a result, the heart is subjected to greater stress in the presence of high levels of soluble ST2. The gene is found on the ...
*  St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Heart Failure. http://www.mountsinaihealth.org/about-the-health-system/news-releases/the-mount-sinai-health-system-enhances- ... Both New York City Emergency Rooms have a 24-hour stroke team and Heart Attack (MI) Team. The St. Luke's Emergency Room has a ... Jerome Irving Rodale (1898-1971), dead on arrival from heart attack on The Dick Cavett Show. Bert Wheeler (1895-1968), ... and was pronounced dead after a massive heart attack. In many 'Seinfeld' episodes, an exterior shot of the old 'Roosevelt ...
*  Deaths in November 2010
59] Ken Yuasa, 95, Japanese World War II surgeon, heart failure. (Japanese) Petros Hanna Issa Al-Harboli, 64, Iraqi Chaldean ... German) Jerry Bock, 81, American musical theater composer (Fiddler on the Roof, Fiorello!), heart failure. Kenneth Brown, 77, ... Russian) Ingrid Pitt, 73, Polish-born British actress (The Vampire Lovers, Countess Dracula, Where Eagles Dare), heart failure ... Shirley Verrett, 79, American operatic mezzo-soprano, heart failure. Fernando Bastos de Ávila, 92, Brazilian Roman Catholic ...
*  Moses Bensinger
"Heart Failure Causes Death". Marble Rock Journal. Marble Rock, Iowa. October 20, 1904 - via Newspapers.com . "Heart Failure". ... The cause of death was heart failure. His remains are interred at Rosehill Cemetery. Bensinger experimented and researched ...
*  Aldosterone synthase
Inhibition of aldosterone synthase is currently being investigated as a medical treatment for hypertension, heart failure, and ... Williams GH (January 2005). "Aldosterone Biosynthesis, Regulation, and Classical Mechanism of Action". Heart failure reviews. ... The deficiency is characterized clinically by salt-wasting, failure to thrive, and growth retardation. The in-active proteins ...
*  Eplerenone
... is specifically indicated for the reduction of risk of cardiovascular death in people with heart failure and left ... Eplerenone costs an estimated $2.93 per day when treating congestive heart failure and $5.86 per day when treating hypertension ... Heart Failure Reviews. 10 (1): 23-29. doi:10.1007/s10741-005-2345-1. ISSN 1382-4147. Struthers, Allan; Krum, Henry; Williams, ... a new aldosterone antagonist for the treatment of systemic hypertension and heart failure. Pub MedCentral. 17 (2): 217-20. PMC ...
*  CORIN
Emerging concepts underlying impaired natriuretic peptide system function in heart failure". Circulation: Heart Failure. 4 (2 ... a mosaic transmembrane serine protease encoded by a novel cDNA from human heart". The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 274 (21 ... "Localization of the mosaic transmembrane serine protease corin to heart myocytes". European Journal of Biochemistry / FEBS. 267 ... "Localization of the mosaic transmembrane serine protease corin to heart myocytes". European Journal of Biochemistry / FEBS. 267 ...
*  Myosin binding protein C, cardiac
... leading to heart failure and death within the first year of life. A great understanding of how MYBPC3 mutations lead to the ... of the population in South India and is associated with a higher risk to develop heart failure. Founder MYBPC3 mutations have ... Heart Failure. 5 (1): 36-46. doi:10.1161/CIRCHEARTFAILURE.111.963702. PMID 22178992. Sequeira V, Wijnker PJ, Nijenkamp LL, ... and overall phosphorylation levels of cMyBP-C are reduced in human and experimental heart failure. Other posttranslational ...
*  List of autoimmune diseases
Heart Failure Reviews. 18 (6): 733-746. doi:10.1007/s10741-012-9358-3. Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) 178500 van ... "Mimicry in recognition of cardiac myosin peptides by heart-intralesional T cell clones from rheumatic heart disease". Journal ...
*  Edmundo Rivero
... and died from heart failure on January 18, 1986, in Buenos Aires. In 2011 it was reported that many artifacts germane to ... At the same time, the themes of tango lyrics evolved from light-hearted ribaldry into more complex stories delving on love and ...
*  Secondary hypertension
"Renal consequences of prostaglandin inhibition in heart failure". Heart Failure Clinics. 4 (4): 505-10. doi:10.1016/j.hfc. ... the heart and brain. It can be autosomal dominant or autosomal recessive, with the autosomal dominant form being more common ... and norepinephrine which increase blood output from the heart and constrict arteries. People with neurogenic hypertension ...