Acute Heart Failure: Current Standards and Evolution of Care

Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA, and G. Michael Felker, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, review current standards of care and highlight clinical trial data of experimental treatments for acute heart failure in an interactive CME/CE-certified presentation with downloadable slides.
Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA
G. Michael Felker, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA

ClinicalThought

A paucity of randomized data has led to a wide range of clinical practices regarding the delivery and dosing of loop diuretics in patients with acute heart failure. Here’s my approach.

Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA Released: October 8, 2015

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In this CME-certified interactive online program, G. Michael Felker, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, and Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA, discuss recent data concerning the diagnosis and management of acute heart failure, including the use of biomarkers in diagnosis and prognosis, benefits and limitations of current standards of care, and evidence regarding investigational therapeutics.

Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA G. Michael Felker, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA Physicians: maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Registered Nurses: 1.0 Nursing contact hour Pharmacists: 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEUs) Released: July 24, 2015 Expiration: July 23, 2016

CCO Slideset

In this downloadable slideset, G. Michael Felker, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, and Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA, discuss recent data concerning the diagnosis and management of acute heart failure, including the use of biomarkers in diagnosis and prognosis, benefits and limitations of current standards of care, and evidence regarding investigational therapeutics.

Released: July 24, 2015
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