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IRONMAN: looking at whether treating iron deficiency in people with heart failure can prevent being admitted to hospital for heart failure and improve overall outcomes.

Criteria

  • Diagnosed with heart failure (your heart is not pumping blood as well as it should)
  • Current or previous iron deficiency
  • Not receiving iron injections

Location

multiple sites across Greater Manchester

Involves

  • Attending a clinic appointment every four month for about two years. Each appointment will last approximately one hour
  • A review of your medical history, medications and lifestyle
  • Tests including weight and height; blood tests and an electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • Randomly being chosen to receive either iron injections or continue with your usual treatment

Recruiting Until

31st December 2020

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