congestive heart failure


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inability to pump enough blood to avoid congestion in the tissues

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Cardiac assist devices (CAD) held one of the largest shares in congestive heart failure treatment devices market due to the shortage of heart donors and technologically advanced cardiac assist devices in 2013.
This broader patent coverage can only increase the commercial value of our potential breakthrough approach to congestive heart failure therapy.
The inflammatory protein called tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF) may play a lead role in congestive heart failure.
In some Gases, congestive heart failure can be treated by controlling high blood pressure or surgically replacing abnormal heart valves.
A review of the Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure) products under development by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources.
Using a more precise method called magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), a study of 25 men with congestive heart failure now shows that exercise does not damage the heart.
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In the United States alone, an estimated 3 million individuals--most of them over the age of 65--suffer from congestive heart failure, the inability of the heart to pump out all of the blood that returns to it.
Congestive Heart Failure Partnering 2007-2012 provides understanding and access to the congestive heart failure partnering deals and agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare companies.
GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure) Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2013" provides data on the Congestive Heart Failure (Heart Failure) clinical trial scenario.
A blood-vessel-dilating drug can prolong the survival of persons suffering from congestive heart failure, a chronic condition in which the heart's ability to pump is impaired, according to two independent groups of researchers.
With improvements in the care of other cardiac conditions, more patients have developed dilated cardiomyopathy, which is the final common pathway for many cardiac illnesses and a common cause of congestive heart failure.
14 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly half of all patients who are hospitalized for the first time due to congestive heart failure could have been diagnosed in the less expensive, less urgent care setting of their doctor's office.
In addition, in late April, 2006, we announced the development of a wearable ultrafiltration device to remove excess fluid from patients with congestive heart failure.
10 /PRNewswire/ -- Fewer than half of congestive heart failure patients are diagnosed immediately, while many experience symptoms for more than a year before they are diagnosed with the disease, according to a nationwide poll.