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New heart failure drug gets European approval

16th December 2015

Drug saves lives and reduces hospital admission, says researchers

Future good for young people with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

15th December 2015

If they get most up-to-date care, says study

Are you taking part in the 100,000 Genomes Project?

1st December 2015

Then researchers would like to hear about your experiences.

How treatments for obstruction in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy compare

30th November 2015

Study follows patients in the years after they have septal alcohol ablation and myectomy.

Give your views on patient information sharing in the NHS

27th November 2015

Do you feel your data will be used appropriately to help improve services?

New drug for chronic heart failure shows significant results

26th November 2015

American Heart Association’s scientific sessions told.

People with heart failure can get delayed benefits from biventricular pacing

23rd November 2015

Study shows over three quarters of patients benefited after three years.

Join our Great Pancake Party

23rd November 2015

Cardiomyopathy UK’s Great Pancake Party is returning in 2016, hoping to raise vital funds for our frontline services. We hear far too many stories of misdiagnosis and misinformation, of fear and frustration, of unnecessary anguish and of lives lost.

Good social support helps people with heart failure

19th November 2015

They are more likely to benefit from cardiac rehabilitation programmes.

Heart failure care improves, but survival rates similar

16th November 2015

says new annual figures from the National Heart Failure Audit.