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2018 Update: Genetic Evaluation of Cardiomyopathy—A Heart Failure Society of America Practice Guideline

Hershberger RE, Givertz M, Ho CY, Judge DP, Kantor P, McBride KL et al. Genetic Evaluation of Cardiomyopathy – a Heart Failure Society of America Practice Guideline. J Card Fail. 2018; 24(5):281-302. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2018.03.004

2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America

Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE Jr, Colvin MM, et al. 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America. J Card Fail. 2017;23(8):628-651. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2017.04.014

2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update on New Pharmacological Therapy for Heart Failure: An Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure

Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE Jr, Colvin MM, Drazner MH, Filippatos G, Fonarow GC, Givertz MM, Hollenberg SM, Lindenfeld J, Masoudi FA, McBride PE, Peterson PN, Stevenson LW, Westlake C. 2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA focused update on new pharmacological therapy for heart failure: an update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of heart failure: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America. J Card Fail. 2016. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2016.07.001

Consensus Statements

Consensus Statements

Remote Monitoring of Patients With Heart Failure: A White Paper From the Heart Failure Society of America Scientific Statements Committee
Dickinson MG, Allen LA, Albert NA, et al. Remote Monitoring of Patients With Heart Failure: A White Paper From the Heart Failure Society of America Scientific Statements Committee. J Card Fail. 2018;24(10):682-694.

Clinical and Research Considerations for Patients With Hypertensive Acute Heart Failure: A Consensus Statement from the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine and the Heart Failure Society of America Acute Heart Failure Working Group
Dickinson MG, Allen LA, Albert NA, et al. Remote Monitoring of Patients With Heart Failure: A White Paper From the Heart Failure Society of America Scientific Statements Committee. J Card Fail. 2018;24(10):682-694.

2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA/ISHLT/ACP Advanced Training Statement on Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology (Revision of the ACCF/AHA/ACP/HFSA/ISHLT 2010 Clinical Competence Statement on Management of Patients With Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant)
Jessup M, Drazner MH, Book W, Cleveland Jr JC, Dauber I, Farkas S, Ginwalla M, Katz JN, Kirkwood P, Kittleson MM, Marine JE, Mather P, Morris AA, Polk DM, Sakr A, Schlendorf KH, Vorovich EE, 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA/ISHLT/ACP Advanced Training Statement on Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology (Revision of the ACCF/AHA/ACP/HFSA/ISHLT 2010 Clinical Competence Statement on Management of Patients With Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant), Journal of Cardiac Failure (2017)

Cardio-Oncology Training: A Proposal From the International Cardioncology Society and Canadian Cardiac Oncology Network for a New Multidisciplinary Specialty
Lenihan DJ, Hartlage G, Decara J, et al. Cardio-Oncology Training: A Proposal From the International Cardioncology Society and Canadian Cardiac Oncology Network for a New Multidisciplinary Specialty. J Card Fail. 2016;22(6):465-71.

Heart Failure in Non-Caucasians, Women, and Older Adults: A White Paper on Special Populations from the Heart Failure Society of America Guideline Committee
(Colvin M, Sweitzer NK, Albert NM, et al. Heart Failure in Non-Caucasians, Women, and Older Adults: A White Paper on Special Populations From the Heart Failure Society of America Guideline Committee. J Card Fail. 2015;21(8):674-93.)

Advanced (Stage D) Heart Failure: A Statement from the Heart Failure Society of America Guidelines Committee
(Fang JC, Ewald GA, Allen LA, et al. Advanced (stage D) heart failure: a statement from the Heart Failure Society of America Guidelines Committee. J Card Fail. 2015;21(6):519-34.)

Heart failure management in skilled nursing facilities
(Jurgens CY, Goodlin S, Dolansky M, et al. Heart failure management in skilled nursing facilities: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the Heart Failure Society of America. J Card Fail. 2015;21(4):263-99.)

End-of-life Care in Patients with Heart Failure
(Whellan DJ, Goodlin SJ, Dickinson MG, et al. End-of-life care in patients with heart failure. J Card Fail. 2014;20(2):121-34.)

Position Papers

Position Papers

HFSA and AAHFN Joint Position Statement: Advocating for a Full Scope of Nursing Practice and Leadership in Heart Failure
(Lee CS, Greenberg BH, Laramee AS, et al. HFSA and AAHFN joint position statement: advocating for a full scope of nursing practice and leadership in heart failure. J Card Fail. 2012;18(11):811-2.)

Working Group Papers

Working Group Papers

Design for Mechanical Circulatory Support Device Studies.
(JD Neaton, S-L Normand, A Gelijns, RC Starling, DL Mann, MA Konstam)
JCF 2007;13: in press. (PDF 225 KB)

Editorials

Editorials

Heart Failure Training: A Call for an Integrative, Patient-Focused Approach to an Emerging Cardiology Subspecialty
(MK Konstam, for the Executive Council)
JCF, 2004:10;366-367. (PDF 51 KB)

Perspectives

Perspectives

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology: A Subspecialty is Born
(Marivin A. Konstam, Mariell Jessup, Gary S. Francis, Douglas L. Mann, Barry Greenberg)
JCF 2009;15;98-100. (PDF 67 KB)

Archived Papers

Guidelines

2010 Heart Failure Guidelines

Genetic evaluation of cardiomyopathy: A HFSA Comprehensive Heart Failure Practice Guideline
(Ray E Hershberger, JoAnn Lindenfeld, Luisa Mestroni, Christine E. Seidman, Matthew R.G. Taylor, and Jeffrey A. Towbin)
JCF 2009;15:83-97.

Consensus Statements

Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: Update on New and Emerging Evidence and Directions for Future Research
(Givertz MM, Teerlink JR, Albert NM, et al. Acute decompensated heart failure: update on new and emerging evidence and directions for future research. J Card Fail. 2013;19(6):371-89.)

Statement on Matching Language to the Type of Evidence Used in Describing Outcomes Data
(Editors of the HEART Group Journals. Statement on matching language to the type of evidence used in describing outcomes data. J Card Fail. 2012;18(12):885.)

Update on Aldosterone Antagonists Use in Heart Failure with Reduced Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction
(Butler J, Ezekowitz JA, Collins SP, et al. Update on aldosterone antagonists use in heart failure with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction. Heart Failure Society of America Guidelines Committee. J Card Fail. 2012;18(4):265-81.)

Indications for Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: 2011 Update From the Heart Failure Society of America Guideline Committee
(William G. Stevenson, Adrian F. Hernandez, Peter E. Carson, James C. Fang, Stuart D. Katz, John A. Spertus, Nancy K. Sweitzer, W.H. Wilson Tang, Nancy M. Albert, Javed Butler, Cheryl A. Westlake Canary, Sean P. Collins, Monica Colvin-Adams, Justin A. Ezekowitz, Michael M. Givertz, Ray E. Hershberger, Joseph G. Rogers, John R. Teerlink, Mary N. Walsh, Wendy Gattis Stough, Randall C. Starling)
JCF 2012;18:94-106.

ACCF/SCAI/STS/AATS/AHA/ASNC/HFSA/ACCT 2012 Appropriate Use Criteria for Coronary Revascularization Focused Update
J. Am. Coll. Cardiol. published online Jan 30, 2012;. (PDF 1.3 MB)
doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2011.12.001

The Heart Failure Clinic: A Consensus Statement of the Heart Failure Society of America
(Paul J. Hauptman, Michael W. Rich, Paul A. Heidenreich, John Chin, Nancy Cummings, Mark E. Dunlap, Michelle L. Edwards, Douglas Gregory, Christopher M. O’Connor, Stephen M. Pezzella, and Edward Philbin.
JCF 2008;14:801-815. (PDF 263 KB)

Health Literacy and the Patient With Heart Failure-Implications for Patient Care and Research: A Consensus Statement of the Heart Failure Society of America
(Lorraine S. Evangelista, Kismet D. Rasmusson, Ann S. Laramee, Joan Barr, Susan E. Ammon, Sandra Dunbar, Susan Ziesche, J. Herbert Patterson, Clyde W. Yancy.}
JCF 2010;16:9-16. (PDF 133 KB)

Position Papers

Implications of Recent Clinical Trials for Heart Failure Performance Measures
(Executive Council)
JCF 2004;4-5. (PDF 45 KB)

Key Issues in Trial Design for Ventricular Assist Devices: A Position State of the HFSA
(MK Kosntam, J Lindenfeld, IL Piña, M Packer, RM Lazar, LW Stevenson)
JCF 2004:10;91-99. (PDF 140 KB)

Working Group Papers

Clinical and Analytical Considerations in the Study of Health Status in Device Trials in Heart Failure
(S-L Normand, TS Rector, JD Neaton, IL Piña, RM Lazar, SE Proestel, DJ Fleischer, JN Cohn, JA Spertus)
JCF, 2005:11;396-403. (PDF 128 KB)

Perspectives

Key Issues in End-point Selection for Heart Failure Trials: Composite End Points
(JD Neaton, G Gray, BD Zuckerman, MA Konstam)
JCF 2005:11;567-575. (PDF 185 KB)

Aligning Quality and Payment for Heart Failure Care: Defining the Challenges
(EP Havranek, HM Krumholz, RA Dudley, K Adams, D Gregory, J Lindenfeld, BM Massie, I Piña, S Restaino, MW Rich, MA Konstam)
JCF 2003:99:1-4

About the Journal of Cardiac Failure

Editor-in-Chief: Paul J. Hauptman, MD
Frequency: Published monthly
ISSN: 1071-9164
E-ISSN: 1532-8414
2010 Impact Factor: 3.362 (35 out of 114)

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