Coronavirus Disease 2019 and Heart Failure: A Scientific Statement from the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA)

We are proud to share the newly released scientific statement by the HFSA on “The Coronavirus 2019 and Heart Failure”.

This document, that was compiled by a multidisciplinary group of investigators, serves to outline the natural history of COVID-19 and the heart, pertinent discoveries, implications for clinical care, and remaining gaps in knowledge at the nexus of heart failure and COVID-19 in adults.

The references and concepts in this paper reflect the state of knowledge at the time of review and writing but is subject to change predicated on anticipated future discovery.

Dr. Leslie Cooper, Mayo Clinic and co-founder of the Myocarditis Foundation, wrote the section “Viral Infection & Myocardial Injury.”

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Coronavirus Disease-2019 and Heart Failure