This session will examine end-stage chronic heart failure (CHF) and palliative care for those afflicted. This topic will cover symptom management in this population as well as advance care planning.
Learning objectives for this session:
- Understand the challenges of palliative care for patients with end-stage heart failure
- Learn a framework for the clinical care of patients with end stage heart failure
- Appreciate how to manage symptoms and heart failure exacerbations in the home
- Discuss special issues in end-of-life planning in the heart failure population
Presented by Dr Leah Steinberg.
This session is accredited by the College of Family Physicians and is valid for 1.5 Mainpro-M1 credits.
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