Task Force 8: Training in Heart Failure and Transplantation

All fellows complete 2 months on the heart failure/transplant service. Fellows on this service admit and manage patients with cardiac transplant related issues or decompensated heart failure. Outpatient consults are performed on patients referred to the heart failure/transplant clinic for assistance with heart failure management or for consideration of cardiac transplantation. Fellows may perform right heart catheterizations procedures and right ventricular endomyocardial biopsies on selected patients on this service.