12-08-2016 | Cardiology | News | Article
Racial and gender disparities common in ICD counselling
Less than a quarter of heart failure (HF) patients eligible for implantable cardioverter-defibrillator counselling actually receive it, with the rates even lower in women and ethnic minority patients, an observational analysis of the Get With The Guidelines-HF Program shows.
15-07-2016 | Heart failure | News | Article
Post-MI heart failure increases cancer risk
Myocardial infarction survivors who have heart failure are more likely to develop cancer than their heart failure-free counterparts, indicates research published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.