Heart Failure and the Biventricular Pacemaker
WebMD explains a special type of pacemaker called a biventricular pacemaker that is used for treatment of heart failure.
Treating Severe Heart Failure
Severe heart failure may be treated with inotropic therapy. Learn more from WebMD about this treatment.
Diagnosing Heart Disease With Cardiac Computed Tomography (CT)
Learn more from WebMD about high-tech tests for heart disease, including CT scans, PET scans, total body CT scans, calcium-score screening, and coronary CT angiography.
Congenital Heart Disease
WebMD explains different types of congenital heart disease in infants, children and adults.
Heart Failure and Calcium Channel Blockers
WebMD explains the use of calcium channel blockers to treat heart failure.
Your Doctor's Exam for Heart Failure
Learn more from WebMD about what a doctor might look for - and the office tests that might be performed - to determine if you have heart failure.
Heart Disease Medication Tips
WebMD offers heart disease medication tips for patients and caregivers.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Automated External Defribrillators
Heart disease is the number 1 killer in the United States. Every day, more than 2600 Americans die from cardiovascular disease, which amounts to 1 death every 33 seconds.
Heart Failure and Biventricular Pacemakers
WebMD explains when and how a biventricular pacemaker is used as a treatment for heart failure.