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Monitoring and treatment strategies in advanced acute heart failure

Resources by topic selected by ACVC



Experts' Introduction

Acute heart failure (AHF) is one of the most frequent causes of urgent cardiac care, requiring good clinical knowledge and advanced clinical skills for clinical decision making that should be trained, including clinical suspicion, knowledge of mechanisms of disease and precipitants, diagnostic techniques, risk stratification and, of course, adequate treatment.

Advanced AHF is a vital emergency requiring quick and effective action, from early diagnosis to immediate management, including control of precipitants, medical therapies or mechanical ventilation or circulatory support.

Multidisciplinary teams and coordinated workflows are most often needed in this clinical setting.

 

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Prof. Hector Bueno

Multidisciplinary Translational Cardiovascular Research (MTCR) Group
Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares (CNIC)
Madrid, Spain

 

 

 

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Young Member

Portugal

 

ACVC Congress resources

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ACVC Clinical Decision-Making Toolkit

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Chapter 4: Acute Heart Failure

 

E-learning platform

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Webinars

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European Heart Journal - Acute Cardiovascular Care

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