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Top : Health : Conditions and Diseases : Cardiovascular Disorders : Heart Disease : Heart Failure (17 web sites)
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Jon's Place
Extensive database about heart failure, patient-run and patient-oriented. Message boards, chat, medications, surgeries, alternative and low sodium cooking are a few of the many topics discussed.
http://www.jonsplace.org/

Cut to the Heart
Includes a history of surgery, congestive heart failure and treatment, treatment techniques, images of troubled hearts, and a map.
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/heart/

Dr. Reid's Corner
An article describing what congestive heart failure is.
http://www.lymphedema.com/heart.htm

Heart Failure
Description of heart failure, its causes, diagnosis, treatment and when to call a physician. Information from the AAFP.
http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en/diseases-conditions/heart-failure.html

Heart Failure Online
Information as to what CHF is, how the heart works, living with CHF, as well as symptoms, tests and other related topics.
http://www.heartfailure.org/

Heart Failure Society of America
Free patient education materials. Education modules and current news.
http://www.abouthf.org/

Heart Point
Explains what heart failure is, symptoms, what to watch for, evaluation, prognosis, medication other related issues.
http://www.heartpoint.com/congheartfailure.html

Heart Site
Details about congestive heart failure, explaining what it is, symptoms, treatment, how common and how serious it is.
http://heartsite.com/html/chf.html

Kantrowitz CardioVad
A mechanical device that helps the failing heart work more effectively. It is being used in a small group of patients with severe chronic congestive heart failure. Offers patient and physician information.
http://www.lvadtech.com/

Mayo Clinic: Congestive Heart Failure
A description of the condition, its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, complications, treatment and prevention.
http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-failure/basics/definition/con-20029801

Northern Arizona University
A brief explanation of congestive heart failure with a very extensive listing of medications use to assist the patient.
http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~daa/lecture/chfmeds.htm

Preventing Congestive Heart Failure
American Academy of Family Physicians. An article by JAY N. COHN, M.D., University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
http://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0415/p1901.html

Save Lives
Information on the cardiac chain of survival, treatment of sudden cardiac arrest and automatic external defibrillation.
http://www.savelives.net/

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
A look at heart failure, exploring the causes, treatment, diagnosis and the general outlook.
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/dci/Diseases/Hf/HF_WhatIs.html

eMedicine - Congestive Heart Failure and Pulmonary Edema
Dr. Shamai Grossman offers a detailed clinical report on congestive heart failure and its most severe manifestation, pulmonary edema. Includes a section on emergency treatment.
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/163062-overview