Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: Heart Failure
Heart Failureen-usMon, 19 Mar 2018 03:20:21 UTCMon, 19 Mar 2018 03:20:21 UTCUpdates in Heart Failure Drug Therapy
“The central problem in heart failure is not that patients are short of breath or retain fluid. The problem is that they die.”12:22 PM, Thu November 30, 2017Spironolactone in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction
This may be the first drug shown to reduce mortality in the HFpEF population in the United States but will hopefully not be the last.3:00 AM, Fri August 25, 20175 Lipid-Lowering Studies Pharmacists Should Know About
A number of landmark clinical studies on lipid lowering and cardiovascular health have been published, shaping how patients are treated.11:47 PM, Thu August 24, 20175 Interesting Medication Case Reports - Part 4
This article highlights 5 published case reports that document unusual drug overdoses.8:05 AM, Thu June 15, 2017Consider Medication Complexity in Patients with Heart Failure
Hospitals across the nation are focusing on patients who have heart failure (HF), and are discharged and readmitted to the hospital within 30 days. 10:11 AM, Thu June 8, 2017Stem Cell Therapy for Heart Failure? Ixmyelocel-T to Prevent CV Events
12:56 AM, Thu May 18, 2017Pharmacists and Heart Failure: Room for Intervention in Every Practice Setting
Heat failure (HF) caused 1 in 9 deaths in the United States in 2009. 1:26 PM, Tue March 28, 2017FDA Accepts NDA for Investigational Hypertension Drug
The FDA has accepted the new drug application (NDA) for EZR-201, an investigational product from Ezra Innovations for the treatment of hypertension and heart failure. 10:23 AM, Fri January 20, 2017Heart Failure Risk Reduction Strategies and Transition of Care
In this clip, Dr. Peter Salgo,<strong> </strong>a professor of medicine and anesthesiology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons; and an associate director of Surgical Intensive Care at New York-Presbyterian Hospital discusses heart failure. 4:17 PM, Thu December 29, 2016Flashcards and QR Codes Improve Medication Adherence in Patients with Diabetes, Hypertension, and Heart Failure
Poor medication adherence contributes to 125,000 deaths annually, causes up to half of all treatment failures, and costs the US healthcare system $100 billion each year.9:00 AM, Tue November 15, 2016Heart Failure Treatment Strategies for Patients with Diabetes
The incidence of heart failure is increasing as the world's population ages and the rates of other, often comorbid, diseases (eg, diabetes, heart disease, obesity) increase. 8:00 AM, Tue October 25, 2016Is It Time to Move On From Tolvaptan for Acute Heart Failure?
This article summarizes recent literature surrounding the use of tolvaptan for acute heart failure.4:30 AM, Wed September 28, 2016Are ACE Inhibitors Interchangeable?
That is, are they all equally effective?10:04 PM, Mon September 19, 2016Could CoQ10 Benefit Heart Failure Patients?
Supplemental coenzyme Q10 may be a management option for patients with heart failure.8:57 AM, Tue August 9, 2016FDA Approves First Lisinopril Oral Solution
The FDA has approved Silvergate Pharmaceuticals' Qbrelis, the first lisinopril oral solution.8:00 AM, Fri August 5, 2016Heart Failure Therapy: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
This article highlights the latest literature surrounding both new and old heart failure therapies.9:52 PM, Tue August 2, 2016Common Medications Can Trigger Heart Failure
The American Heart Association has released a scientific statement cautioning against the use of some common drugs and supplements in patients with heart failure.
10:04 PM, Sun July 17, 2016Should SSRIs Be Prescribed for Depression in Heart Failure Patients?
Depression affects 10% to 40% of patients with heart failure, depending on disease severity.8:38 AM, Fri July 8, 2016Why Entresto Is a Winner for Heart Failure
Two new analyses have further cemented Entresto's place in heart failure therapy.10:24 PM, Mon July 4, 2016Can Vitamin D Supplementation Benefit Heart Failure Patients?
This article explores recent evidence describing the potential benefits of vitamin D supplementation in patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction.11:44 PM, Sun June 5, 2016