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Fast Facts: Heart Failure Dariusz Korczyk

Fast Facts: Heart Failure

Dariusz Korczyk

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Heart failure is a serious public health problem that has an enormous effect on individuals and families, as well as healthcare budgets around the world.Written with the non-specialist in mind, this compact handbook distills a lot of complexMoreHeart failure is a serious public health problem that has an enormous effect on individuals and families, as well as healthcare budgets around the world.Written with the non-specialist in mind, this compact handbook distills a lot of complex information into a highly digestible, practical format. Clear, informative diagrams and useful pull-out tables complement the text, and a list of key points and references for further reading are provided at the end of each chapter. It is an ideal resource for primary care providers, specialist nurses and cardiology trainees, and a good introduction to heart failure for all healthcare professionals who care for the elderly.ContentsDefinitions and epidemiology- Pathophysiology and clinical stages- Causes- Comorbidities- Diagnosis- General management and lifestyle considerations- Pharmacological treatment- Non-pharmacological treatment- Prognosis- Clinical trials and developments