Management of chronic heart failure



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This guideline provides recommendations on the management of patients with chronic heart failure. It covers diagnosis, lifestyle modification to reduce risk and progression of HF, pharmacological and interventional therapies, organisational planning, palliative care and a checklist of information for patients.

Guideline No.147
ISBN 978 1 909103 43 6
Published March 2016

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