Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathies


Principal Investigator Orly Vardeny, PharmD, MS summarizes the results of the INVESTED trial.

Science News

Guidance for Timely and Appropriate Referral of Patients With Advanced Heart Failure
Genetic Testing for Heritable Cardiovascular Diseases in Pediatric Patients
Public Comment for the 2022 ACC/AHA Key Data Elements and Definitions for Cardiovascular Complications of COVID-19
Disparity in the Setting of Incident Heart Failure Diagnosis
Impact of Genetic Testing for Cardiomyopathy on Emotional Well-Being and Family Dynamics: A Study of Parents and Adolescents


Outcomes of Echocardiography‐Detected Rheumatic Heart Disease: Validating a Simplified Score in Cohorts From Different Countries
Acute Decompensated Heart Failure and the Kidney: Physiological, Histological and Transcriptomic Responses to Development and Recovery
Pharmacologic Weight Loss for Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction: Getting to the Core of the Problem
Acute Effects of Left Ventricular Support With Impella 5.5 on Biventricular Hemodynamics
Significant Variation in Exercise Recommendations for Youth With Cardiomyopathies or Fontan Circulation: An Advanced Cardiac Therapies Improving Outcomes Network Learning Survey

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