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05/21/2014 - Challenges of Treating Patients with Advanced Heart Failure

May
21
Wed
May 21, 2014
Wednesday
12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
Bessie Myers Auditorium
Ames, IA

Professional practice gap to be addressed: Heart failure readmission rates and heart failure mortality

Registration Details

Registration is not required.

Description

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able to:

1)    discuss current strategies on heart failure in the U.S.

2)    recognize the importance of early detection, aggressive treatment and close monitoring

3)    understanding scoring systems for advanced heart failure

4)    discuss current state of heart failure therapies

5)    understand management of heart failure with preserved LV Systolic Function

6)    understand when a discussion of palliative care is appropriate

Professional practice gap to be addressed: Heart failure readmission rates and heart failure mortality

Target audience: Physicians, mid-level providers, nurses

Instructor(s)

  • William Wickemeyer, M.D.

Contact

DeArliss Karsjen at 515-239-2135 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Wed, May 21 12:10 PM to 1:10 PM Bessie Myers Auditorium William Wickemeyer, M.D.

Location Details

  • Bessie Myers Auditorium
    1111 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010

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