Heart Failure

Heart Failure
Heart Failure

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CardioMEMS™ HF System has transformed Dell’s life; watch his story, and those of Cynthia and Nate to see what it is like to get ahead of heart failure.

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Find answers to your questions about heart failure.

What Is Heart Failure?

Heart failure is a condition in which the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet your body’s needs.

Symptoms and causes

Types of heart failure

Tests and diagnosis


Treatment Options

Today’s treatments and monitoring systems help more people than ever manage their heart failure and improve their quality of life.

Pulmonary artery pressure monitoring

Cardio resynchronization therapies

Left ventricular assist device (LVAD) Therapy

Other treatments

Talking about your options


Getting Treatment

Depending on your condition and the type of procedure you need, getting treatment can be a major step toward feeling better.

Receiving an implanted device

Recovering after the procedure



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