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Heart Health

Treatment Advances for Patients With Heart Failure

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Symptoms and causes


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Expert treatment algorithms for heart failure


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Controlling symptoms: removing excess fluid


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Antihypertensives: a care standard


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2017 Guideline update: neprilysin inhibitors


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Neprilysin inhibitors cont.


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Arrhythmia development and concerns


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When devices are needed to control heart rhythms


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Devices cont.


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ICD benefits and drawbacks


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ICDs cont.


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Alternative defibrillator options: external wearables


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External wearables cont.


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CHF care: chronic but complex


Nicole Van Hoey, PharmD

Nicole Van Hoey, PharmD

@fdallergypantry

Nicole Van Hoey is a freelance writer and editor for consumer and professional health publications. She underwent open heart surgery in August 2016 and writes about the experience, including cardiac rehab, for HealthCentral. She can be found on Twitter @VHMedComm and writing about family life after heart surgery at Bloglovin’.