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Overcoming Barriers to Shared Decision Making
The American Heart Association explains some of the barriers to shared decision making for advanced heart failure and solutions to overcome them.
Recognition from Get With The Guidelines®-HF
Hospitals that participate actively and consistently in Get With The Guidelines-Heart Failure are eligible for public recognition. It's an opportunity to hone a competitive edge in the marketplace by providing tangible evidence of commitment to quality care.
Heart Failure Tools & Resources
The American Heart Association offers these tools and resources to help you manage your heart failure.
Rise Above Heart Failure: Rita Owens' Story
Read how Rita Owens and her daughter Queen Latifah have joined the American Heart Association's Rise Above Heart Failure movement to spread the word about heart failure and to help others understand the signs and symptoms of the condition, and how to manage it
Common Tests for Heart Failure
The American Heart Association explains the common tests for heart failure and the procedures for diagnosing heart failure.
Types of Heart Failure
The American Heart Association explains the different types of heart failure such as, left-sided heart failure, systolic failure, diastolic failure, right-sided heart failure and congestive heart failure (CHF).
Ejection Fraction Heart Failure Measurement
What does ejection fraction measure? The American Heart Association explains ejection fraction as a measurement of heart failure.
Advanced Heart Failure
When heart failure progresses to an advanced stage, difficult decisions must be made. The American Heart Association explains advanced heart failure and shared decision making.
Diagnosing Heart Failure
Learn how heart failure is diagnosed.