Grand Rounds - Feb. 17, 2023
"Heart Failure Diagnosis and Management"

Speaker: Marc Klapholz, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FAHA. Chair, Department of Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School.




  1. Define heart failure.
  2. Review expected clinical assessment findings for patients with heart failure.
  3. Apply nonpharmacological therapies for the management of heart failure.
  4. Examine expected outcomes for the therapeutic management of patients with heart failure.
  5. Apply strategies to prevent and reduce readmissions effectively.
  6. Communicate prevention strategies to patients and their families adequately, taking into consideration age, ethnicity, and comorbidities.

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Target Audience: Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, Allied Health Professionals

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