In our "Learn about" section you will find information relating to heart diseases. These pages are geared towards patients and laymen. If you are looking for professional medical education, please visit the web pages of the Education Center for continuing medical education of the Foundation for Cardiovascular Research.
The first section, Background Information section, is devoted to general topics such as the history of discoveries, how the heart works, and a short overview of the different diseases that might afflict the cardiovascular system, including the heart. The second page, the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page, answers many different question relating to heart diseases.
The third section, the Current Treatment Methods section details the different treatment options available. The fourth section, the Experimental Treatment Methods lists a few experimental treatments and research topics, which are currently not ready for immediate use but hold great promises in the future. The last section is a Glossary that explains many terms and words found on our website.