CARDIAC FAILURE
 
Cardiac failure is defined as a state in which the heart cannot maintain adequate cardiac output or can do so with an elevated filling pressure.
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COMMON CAUSES OF CARDIAC FAILURE INCLUDES:

  • Coronary artery disease is the most common cause of cardiac failure. It results from the buildup of fatty deposits (plaque) in your arteries, which reduce blood flow and can lead to a heart attack.
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital heart diseases
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Aortic regurgitation
  • Aortic stenosis, mitral regurgitation
  • Ventricular septal defect (VSD)
  • Myocarditis
  • Atrial septal defect (ASD)
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Heart attack
  • Hypertension
  • COPD
  • Infections
  • Sepsis
  • Cardiac arrhythmias
  • Emphysema
  • Diabetes