The handbook
The handbook is designed to help solve problems and drive change that will make a meaningful difference to care for people living with heart failure.
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Helping advance meaningful policy change on heart failure

The Heart Failure Policy Network is an independent, multidisciplinary platform of healthcare professionals, advocacy groups and policymakers from across Europe.

We aim to raise awareness of the unmet needs surrounding heart failure and its care, and to help drive meaningful changes in policy and practice.

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Strategic consensus on heart failure in Portugal launched
6 October 2020

The HFPN has collaborated with the Institute of Health Sciences of the Catholic University of Portugal to develop a strategic consensus on heart failure in Portugal.

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HFPN presents Portuguese work at Portuguese Society of Cardiology event
24 January 2020

The HFPN presented recent work at the Annual Meeting of the Heart Failure Study Group of the Portuguese Society of Cardiology.

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Event explores iron deficiency in heart failure
26 November 2019

Members of the HFPN secretariat attended an event hosted by the World Heart Federation and the Global Coalition on Aging.

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What is heart failure?

Affecting at least 15 million adults in Europe, heart failure is a common but complex clinical syndrome that occurs when the heart is unable to pump enough blood to meet body’s needs.

Its prevalence is expected to rise due to population ageing and improved survival rates for other long-term conditions, including cardiovascular diseases.

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The Heart Failure Policy Network is made possible with financial support from Novartis Pharma, AstraZeneca and Vifor Pharma. The content produced by the Network is non-promotional and not biased to any specific treatment or therapy. All outputs are guided and endorsed by the Network’s members.