Heart Failure, Aging, and Us

By Michael Hodin

When the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) holds its annual meeting with the World Congress of Cardiology in Paris this weekend, the assembled leaders have a chance to make history. How? Focus on heart failure — a widespread, debilitating, deadly, and expensive condition, but one that has been underrecognized and inadequately addressed for far too long. In particular, attendees can build on…