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Chronic heart failure

This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of chronic heart failure.

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Chronic heart failure

Module summary

This case-based module will guide you through the latest evidence in the diagnosis and management of chronic heart failure.

Learning objectives

To update you on:

  1. Diagnosis of heart failure
  2. Management of heart failure – which drugs to use when, how to titrate the doses and what to do if renal function worsens after starting a drug
  3. Classification of heart failure
  4. Management of heart failure at the end of life
  5. Issues around driving and flying for patients with heart failure
Author
This module has been developed by Pulse Learning’s team of GP writers, and peer reviewed by our GP advisers.
Date module published
14/07/2017
Module due for review
14/07/2019
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Well presented and concise
Alun George
26.07.2017.
GOOD
Gowrie Devaraja
26.07.2017.
Useful overview of diagnosis and treatment/ management of heart failure
James Wainwright
25.07.2017.
godd and practical
Islam Majid
25.07.2017.
Excellent. It had everything you could want to manange chronic heart failure in primary care and how to adjust treatment and investigations necessary.
Peter Counsell
25.07.2017.