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Read about the experiences of heart failure patients and how treatment helped them.

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Heart Failure FAQs

If you have been diagnosed with heart failure, you probably have some questions about receiving an implanted device or pulmonary artery (PA) pressure sensor and life after your procedure.

Look on this page for answers to heart failure FAQs. If you do not find your question here, use our site’s search box. Enter key words and phrases to find your answer on other pages of our website. 

You can also find answers to questions in our:


Questions about heart failure treatment

Questions about life with a cardiac device

These questions include answers about pulmonary artery (PA) pressure sensors, cardiac resynchronization therapy pacemakers (CRT-Ps), cardiac resynchronization therapy implantable cardioverter defibrillators (CRT-Ds), remote monitoring and left ventricular assist devices (LVADs).