cardiac failure


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cardiac failure:

see congestive heart failurecongestive heart failure,
inability of the heart to expel sufficient blood to keep pace with the metabolic demands of the body. In the healthy individual the heart can tolerate large increases of workload for a considerable length of time.
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cardiac failure

[′kärd·ē‚ak ′fāl·yər]
(medicine)
A complex of symptoms resulting from failure of the heart to pump sufficient quantities of blood. Also known as heart failure.
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In 2 of 9 (22%) intermediate-risk families, there was a history of unexplained cardiac failure, emphasising the importance of a diagnosis of the cause of cardiac failure and exclusion of secondary causes and other primary cardiomyopathies.
The prevalence of depression in this study group was in keeping with previously published prevalence of depression in cardiac failure patients, which is reported to range between 11% and 42% depending on variation in investigation methods and heart failure severity (36).
Conclusion: rhBNP can effectively relieve the clinical symptoms, cardiac function indexes and hemodynamic indexes of patients with elderly acute myocardial infarction induced cardiac failure, with a high safety.
Changing epidemiological features of cardiac failure. Br Heart J 1994; 72:S3-9.
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However, during the initial evaluation his cardiac failure was attributed to the history of excessive alcohol consumption or possible myocarditis.
In this case study we report the early life, diagnosis, and management of a child with nMFS who suffered severe cardiac failure with mitral and tricuspid valve regurgitation, and aortic root dilatation, alongside global developmental delay.
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He is still remembered for his roles he played in 'Chaon' and 'Marvi.' In July 2004, Hassam Qazi died owing to cardiac failure when he was just 42.
The twisted pervert offered his apologies through his defence barrister, who told Teesside Crown Court: "It's been made clear to him he's no longer welcome back in Hartlepool." " A report into Dunn's death by Prisons and Probation Ombudsman Nigel Newcomen said he suffered from a range of longterm health conditions.A post-mortem found Dunn had died of cardiac failure caused by heart disease and contributed to by chronic kidney disease.
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