TRICKY THURSDAY For the treatment of congestive heart failure, think UNLOAD FAST: U sit Upright N Nitro L Lasix O Oxygen A Aminophylline D Digoxin F Fluids- decrease A Afterload - decrease S Sodium - decrease T Tests: dig level, ABG, K+
In the United States, more than six million people are living with #heartfailure (HF), and more than 600,000 new HF patients are diagnosed each year. Learn about the important facts related to the different types of heart failure.
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