Congestive Heart Failure

  • (noun): Inability to pump enough blood to avoid congestion in the tissues.

Some articles on failure, heart, congestive heart failure:

List Of Deaths In Rock And Roll - 2000s Deaths
... August 26, 2000 New York City Heroin overdose David Brown 53 September 4, 2000 Liver and kidney failure Benjamin Orr 53 October 3, 2000 Atlanta, Georgia ... Joe Schermie 56 March 25, 2002 Los Angeles, California, USA Heart attack Layne Staley 34 April 5, 2002 Seattle, Washington, USA Speedball overdose Dee Dee Ramone 50 June 5 ... Edwin Starr 61 April 2, 2003 Detroit, Michigan, USA Heart attack Noel Redding 57 May 11, 2003 County Cork, Republic of Ireland Natural causes Jeremy Michael Ward 27 ...
Mitral Valvuloplasty - Pathophysiology
... This gradient may be increased by increases in the heart rate or cardiac output ... As the heart rate increases, the amount of time that the ventricle is in diastole and can fill up with blood (called the diastolic filling period) decreases ... When the heart rate goes above a certain point, the diastolic filling period is insufficient to fill the ventricle with blood and pressure builds up in ...
Berberine - Newer and Experimental Uses - Diabetes, Dyslipidemias and Cardiovascular Conditions - Congestive Heart Failure
... and clinical studies suggest berberine may be useful for patients with severe congestive heart failure ...

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