Experts from the UPMC Advanced Heart Failure Center came together to host an educational town hall forum for patients and health care professionals, at which they discussed the latest treatments for severe heart failure.
The treatments discussed included:
The topics covered in the town hall forum included:
- Advances in the medical and surgical treatment of advanced heart failure
- Determining who is an appropriate candidate for VAD therapy or heart transplant
- Social, emotional, and financial considerations
- Personal experiences from patients
The videos featured on this page are some of the presentations from the town hall forum. These are available to anyone who would like more information about treatment options offered through the UPMC Advanced Heart Failure Center and UPMC Heart Transplant Program.