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Patients supported by heart failure nurses perceived to benefit

15th October 2015

They appear to experience better coordination and continuity of their care, says a recent study.

Patients need to describe symptoms clearly to get accurate diagnosis

7th October 2015

Doctor tells Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine.

Cardiomyopathy researchers gather information via an app

5th October 2015

Study will look at quality of life for children and adults with cardiomyopathy.

Stem cell researcher to talk at Kent Cardiomyopathy Support Group

2nd October 2015

Main speaker is Dr Matthew Daniels from Oxford University.

Developing countries to get cut price heart drugs

1st October 2015

Drugs for chronic heart disease to be included in Novartis's charity programme.

European registry of cardiomyopathy patients publishes first data

30th September 2015

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy commonest, and more men affected.

New heart failure drug now available for seriously affected people

29th September 2015

Entresto available to those with clear unmet medical need.

Health apps leak personal data, warns new study

28th September 2015

NHS needs to put more investment into apps, say researchers.

Researchers win big grant to study genetics of dilated cardiomyopathy

25th September 2015

Study could help prevent the disease developing in family members.