Congestive Heart Failure

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Construct treatment plans for patients, using case studies, to apply ACC/AHA guidelines for those with varying stages of heart disease.
2. Prepare diagnostic tools for patients with suspected heart failure, including the NYHA scale of functional limitation, LVEF tests, and ECG, thyroid function test and blood tests.
3. Counsel patients on the cardiovascular health benefits of making heart-healthy lifestyle changes.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019

Mark A Graber, MD, MSHCE, FACEP, Professor of Emergency and Family Medicine, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Solon

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019
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