heart failure

Intra-aortic balloon contrapulsation through subclavian access as a bridge to heart transplantation. Case report.

Advanced heart failure is a major health problem, the only definitive alternative for management being heart transplantation or ventricular assist devices. […]

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Evaluation of the response to cardiac resynchronization therapy in a group of patients attending a heart failure program

Summary: Introduction: la terapia de resincronización cardiaca es una de las estrategias de tratamientoactuales para pacientes con insuficiencia cardiaca y función sistólica deprimida, que ha demostrado […]

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Monitoring the patient with cardiac pacing devices

Summary: Introduction: High-voltage devices such as the implantable cardioverter-defibrillator and the resynchronizer are a fundamental part of the treatment alternatives for patients with failure. […]

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What's New in the Treatment of Heart Failure

Summary : Introduction: La falla cardiaca es una enfermedad de alta prevalencia y con una mortalidadinaceptablemente alta.Objetivos: Realizar una actualización acerca de las nuevas terapias que […]

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Heart failure in women

Summary: Introduction: heart failure is a highly prevalent disease; it is estimated that the 50% of the cases that occur in the world correspond to […]

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Cost-utility analysis of the implantable cardioverter defibrillator for the treatment of Colombian patients with class II or III ischemic or non-ischemic heart failure according to the New York Heart Association

Summary Introduction. The use of the implantable cardioverter defibrillator reduces the probability of sudden death in patients with heart failure.. Determine the cost-utility ratio of a […]

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