Heart Failure

August 6, 2016 @ 2:13 pm
by Heart News 247

Heart failure may also occur in situations of "high output," (termed "high output cardiac failure") where the ventricular systolic function is normal but the heart can't deal with an important augmentation of blood volume.[16] This can occur in overload situation (blood or serum infusions), renal diseases, chronic severe anemia, beriberi(vitamin B1/thiamine deficiency), thyrotoxicosis, Paget's disease, arteriovenous fistulae, or arteriovenous malformations.A study of healthy adults in the United States found the following causes risks:[19]Ischaemic heart disease 62%Cigarette smoking 16%Hypertension (high blood pressure) 10%Obesity 8%Diabetes 3%Valvular heart disease 2% (much higher in older populations)Italians had the following underlying causes:[20]Ischaemic heart disease 40%Dilated cardiomyopathy 32%Valvular heart disease 12%Hypertension 11%Other 5%Rarer causes of heart failure include:Viral myocarditis (an infection of the heart muscle)Infiltrations of the muscle such as amyloidosisHIV cardiomyopathy (caused by human immunodeficiency virus)Connective tissue diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosusAbuse of drugs such as alcohol and cocainePharmaceutical drugs such as chemotherapeutic agentsArrhythmias.Obstructive sleep apnea (a condition of sleep wherein disordered breathing overlaps with obesity, hypertension, and/or diabetes) is regarded as an independent cause of heart failure. Treatment and Prevention
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Heart Failure

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Heart Failure

Heart failure may also occur in situations of "high output," (termed "high output cardiac failure") where the ventricular systolic function is normal but the heart can't deal with an important augmentation of blood volume.[16] This can occur in overload situation (blood or serum infusions), renal diseases, chronic severe anemia, beriberi(vitamin B1/thiamine deficiency), thyrotoxicosis, Paget's disease, arteriovenous fistulae, or arteriovenous malformations.A study of healthy adults in the United States found the following causes risks:[19]Ischaemic heart disease 62%Cigarette smoking 16%Hypertension (high blood pressure) 10%Obesity 8%Diabetes 3%Valvular heart disease 2% (much higher in older populations)Italians had the following underlying causes:[20]Ischaemic heart disease 40%Dilated cardiomyopathy 32%Valvular heart disease 12%Hypertension 11%Other 5%Rarer causes of heart failure include:Viral myocarditis (an infection of the heart muscle)Infiltrations of the muscle such as amyloidosisHIV cardiomyopathy (caused by human immunodeficiency virus)Connective tissue diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosusAbuse of drugs such as alcohol and cocainePharmaceutical drugs such as chemotherapeutic agentsArrhythmias.Obstructive sleep apnea (a condition of sleep wherein disordered breathing overlaps with obesity, hypertension, and/or diabetes) is regarded as an independent cause of heart failure. Treatment and Prevention
Not smoking, Eat heart healthy diet REGULAR Exercise
Or Medications and Maintain a healthy Weight next

SURGERY OR TESTS OR STAY AT HOSPITAL

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  • Karl Louis Campos
    November 18, 2014

    Painful

  • Karl Louis Campos
    November 18, 2014

    Painful

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    June 4, 2015

    Nice video!!!

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      June 4, 2015

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