Tag: Heart Failure

Heart failure is caused by the heart not pumping as much blood as it should and the body does not get as much blood and oxygen that it needs. The malfunctioning of the heart chambers are due to damage caused by narrowed or blocked arteries leading to the muscle of your heart.

Heart Failure

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Essay On The Causes And Effects Of Heart Failure
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Introduction: Heart failure can only affect one part of the heart, namely: it is called left or right heart failure or global heart failure. Depending on the affected part, the symptoms change slightly, but the evolution of a deficiency goes in the direction of a global attack.... Last modified: 14th Apr 2021

Impacts of Heart Failure on the Body
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Introduction: Heart failure occurs when either side of the heart cannot keep up with the flow of blood. It can involve left or right side of the heart or both.... Last modified: 11th Jan 2021

Pathophysiology of Congestive Heart Failure
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Introduction: Congestive heart failure (CHF) is the inability of the heart to 1) properly fill the ventricles (diastolic dysfunction) and 2) effectively pump blood out of the heart (systolic dysfunction) ... Last modified: 3rd Dec 2020

Chronic Heart Failure and Nursing Diagnosis Self-Care Deficit
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Introduction: Heart failure is a complex and manageable chronic illness with an increase in prevalence due to the aging population, multiple self-care barriers, and lack of patient knowledge and adherence to treatment regimen.... Last modified: 3rd Dec 2020

Congestive Heart Failure Tests: Case Study
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Introduction: Congestive Heart Failure  Congestive heart failure (CHF) is when the heart is not able to pump effectively or does not meet the body’s metabolic demands. Because of this lack of performance, the he... Last modified: 19th May 2020

Case Study On A Patient With Heart Failure
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Introduction: Mr. SB, 60-year-old male is a retiree and was admitted to the hospital accompanied by his daughter. He is 100kg at a height of 180cm so his calculated body mass index (BMI) was 30.9 indicating that he... Last modified: 13th Feb 2020

Heart Failure Case Study
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Introduction: When it comes to Heart Failure the best form for a brighter future is to optimise the intervention with treatment goals that are vital for the patients’ health, well-being and gain a better chance ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Congestive Heart Failure Introduction Of Patient Nursing Essay
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Introduction: This cases study was conducted on February 13th, 2012. This patient will be identified by the initials AH throughout this paper. AH is a 91-year-old Caucasian female. Her mood is as expected for her ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Study Completed On Congestive Heart Failure Nursing Essay
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Introduction: Congestive heart failure due to left ventricular systolic dysfunction (LVSD) is an increasingly prevalent and progressive condition that leads to disability and death, placing a significant burden on ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Palliative Care in End Stage Congestive Heart Failure
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Introduction: Congestive heart failure (CHF) is an inability of the heart to supply/pump blood to the body as it needs in normal. CHF is an acute illness and a chronic disease in which the passage of time may cause... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Heart failure
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Introduction: Mr Wright’s admission states that he has heart failure (congestive cardiac failure). Clearly define heart failure. What organs and which body systems are affected by this disorder? Heart failure ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Care Management Of Patients With Heart Failure
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Introduction: In this assignment the author will consider the chronic condition Heart Failure. The author will analyse the effectiveness of care management given to a patient with heart failure and depression. The ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Patient with Congestive Heart Failure
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Introduction: Patient S.V. is a 54 years old female. She is a postmenopausal housewife and her family history is not being recorded. She is a non-smoker and does not drink alcohol at all. She has no-known drug alle... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Congestive Heart Failure Patient
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Introduction: INTRODUCTION As defined by Phipp’s (Monahan, F, Sands, J, Neighbours, M, Marek, J.F, 2007) congestive heart failure occurs when, the myocardium of the heart is unable to uphold a sufficient card... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Heart Failure Nursing Essay
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Introduction: Mr. Wrights admissions states that he has heart failure (congestive cardiac failure). Clearly define heart failure. What organs and which body systems are affected by this disorder? Answer:- conges... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Muscle Training Intervention in Heart Failure Article Review
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Introduction: Principles of Research in Nursing Practice A Critical Appraisal of Padula, C. A., Yeaw, E. and Mistry, S. (2009) A home-based nurse-coached inspiratory muscle training intervention in heart failure. ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Causes and Effects of Heart Failure
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Introduction: Elizabeth Makouta K. Assessment 2 Definition of Heart Failure: This is usually a progressive condition that reflects weakening of the heart by coronary atherosclerosis meaning the coronary vessel... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Congestive Heart Failure: Complications and Affects
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Introduction: Congestive heart failure is a cardiac disease that causes many complications and affects many individuals in multiple ways. Aspects of one’s life that are impacted by CHF are: activities of dail... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Heart Failure Clinical Scenario: Paper Analysis
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Introduction: Clinical Scenario Paper The case scenario in question relates to an 80 year old patient who presents with SOB for 2 days, bibasilar rales and expiratory wheezes. He has 2+ lower extremity non-pitt... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Treatment and Quality of Life of Heart Failure Patients
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Introduction: Compliance to treatment and quality of life of Sudanese patients with heart failure Mugahed AL-khadhera,*,Imad Fadl-Elmulab ,Waled Amen Mohammed Ahmedc   Abstract Background: Heart failure is known ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Congestive Heart Failure: Causes, Types and Symptons
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Introduction: Heart failure is caused by the heart not pumping as much blood as it should and the body does not get as much blood and oxygen that it needs. The malfunctioning of the heart chambers are due to damage... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020