Managing heart failure patients: when good-old-fashioned clinical care is not enough

Conraads, Viviane M.; Vrints, Christiaan J.
July 2009
Heart;Jul2009, Vol. 95 Issue 13, p2
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the management of patients with heart failure to the extent that traditional care is not enough. He identifies chronic heart failure (CHF) as the destination of most chronic cardiac diseases and is considered to be the dead-end road. He argues that the major target of management program is to offer enough ambulatory care to avoid insistent admissions to the hospital.


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