Understanding Heart Failure and Treatment Options
View these medical animations to get an inside view of the heart, to understand heart failure, and learn more about treatment options including cardiac resynchronization therapy with CRT-P and CRT-D devices. Select a video chapter featured below.

Introduction

Inside a Healthy Heart (00:01:03)

Understanding Heart Failure

Heart Failure Explained (00:00:52)

Types of Heart Failure

Left-Sided Failure: Systolic or Diastolic
   (00:01:32)
Right-Sided Heart Failure (00:00:36)

Treatment Options

CRT Pacemakers (CRT-P) (00:00:39)
CRT Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators
   (Heart Failure ICD or CRT-D) (00:00:57)

Preparing for Your Procedure

Implanting the CRT-P or CRT-D (00:01:27)

Important Safety Information

CRT-P (00:01:10)
CRT-D (00:01:05)

Patient Care Management

Remote Monitoring by Your Doctor
   (00:01:07)

 

Last Reviewed: April 25, 2011 V-00304