• New - presentations from ESC 2018

    View presentations from the European Society of Cardiology 2018 from key speakers including: Fabrizio Oliva, Finn Gustafsson and Friedrich Fruhwald. 

  • Case Studies

    A new case study infographic is available: 'Postoperative atrial fibrillation and heart failure'.

  • Presentations from ESC-HF 2018

    View presentations from the European Society of Cardiology - Heart Failure 2018 from key speakers including: Kristjan Karason, Finn Gustafsson and Zoltan Papp. 

  • Featured Publications

    View a selection of recent and relevant publications covering the latest research and discoveries within cardiology and heart failure.

  • Acute Heart Failure

    Explore a comprehensive guide to epidemiology, pathophysiology, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of acute heart failure.

  • Expert Opinions

    Read Professor Gerhard Pölzl opinions of the therapeutic options for acute and advanced heart failure, discussing new data, studies and trends.

  • Advanced Heart Failure

    Explore the different aspects of epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, prognosis and more for advanced heart failure.

 

Acute and Advanced Heart Failure Knowledge Centre

Welcome to the AAHF Knowledge Centre. Here we provide overviews of acute heart failure and advanced heart failure, including epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment.

The case studies section has been updated in August 2018 with 'Postoperative atrial fibrillation and heart failure'. Additional case studies will be added to this section over the coming months.

New video presentations have been added in September 2018 from the European Society of Cardiology 2018 Congress, and include 'Cardio-renal syndrome - Inodilators and renal function: how to avoid kidney dysfunction in Acute Heart Failure?' from Professor Finn Gustafsson, while Professor Dirk von Lewinski discusses inotropes in Acute Heart Failure. 

You will also find useful links, our Symposia Media Library, clinical trials, featured publications and events within the Knowledge Centre. 

  • Expert Reviewers

    Click here to view the biographies of Professors Nieminen, Pölzl and Papp, who have reviewed the site for medical accuracy.

Case Studies

Case Studies

Detailed infographics reviewing a patient’s treatment journey shows how effective management resulted in improved cardiac function and improved quality of life.

Acute Heart Failure

Acute Heart Failure

Explore a comprehensive guide to epidemiology, pathophysiology, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of acute heart failure.

Advanced Heart Failure

Advanced Heart Failure

Explore the different aspects of epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, prognosis and more for advanced heart failure.

Symposia

Symposia

Watch a wide selection of symposia video presentations by world leading cardiologists from conferences including ISICEM 2018, ESC Heart Failure 2017, ISICEM 2017 and ESICEM Lives.

Featured Publications

Featured Publications

View a selection of recent and relevant publications covering the latest research and discoveries within cardiology and heart failure.

Events

Events

Find out about upcoming events for heart failure and cardiology using the upcoming events calendar.


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