Heart Failure Basics

The chief of cardiology at the University of Maryland Medical Center discusses heart failure fundamentals.

Mandeep Mehra, MBBS, chief of cardiology at the University of Maryland Medical Center and professor of medicine and head of the Division of Cardiology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, describes the basics of heart failure, reviews the risk factors associated with this condition, discusses pharmacologic and lifestyle preventive measures, and other topics related to heart failure.