Your heart and heart failure

Many people who have been in the hospital for heart problems want to learn more about how their heart works and what went wrong.

Please ask your health care team about anything that you don't understand or if you want to receive more information about something.

How a normal heart looks

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Source: Allina Health's Patient Education Department, Heart Failure, fifth edition, 1-931876-31-2
First Published: 10/04/2002
Last Reviewed: 12/10/2015