Dr Brian Drew
|Institute:||Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute|
Investigating new therapeutic strategies for heart failure
Heart failure (HF) is characterised by progressive weakening of the heart muscle, resulting in ineffective pumping of blood to the body. This is a serious condition that leads to lung congestion, oedema, poor circulation and eventually death.
Prevalence of HF continues to increase and although current drugs aid in HF management; the…