Heart Failure

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

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, thyroid function test and blood test.

3. Counsel patients on the cardiovascular health benefits of making heart-healthy lifestyle changes.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2019

Lisa K. Price, MD, Chief Quality Officer, InnovAge Greater Colorado PACE, Denver

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2019
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