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Congestive Heart Failure

S. Brian
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Incarnation Catholic

on 25 March 2015

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Transcript of Congestive Heart Failure

Heart failure is a condition in which the heart can no longer pump enough blood to the rest of the body
Effects
Some effect of this are: throwing up, heart burn, heart skipping beats (frequently), choking, and frequently your blood stops flowing and goes back to normal. Eventurally, this will happen very often, leading to extreme sickness and sometimes death.
Heart Failure Part 2
There are left-sided heart failures and right-sided heart failures that cut off blood flow to that side, for example: if the LV (left ventricle fails, blood stops flowing to your body.
Heart Failure
Step 3:
The final step is surgery, the open the heart and find the problem, if they cant they let you home and you pretty much know, you have a short time to live, but if they
do
find the main problem and remove it, The symptoms will continue for a long while and eventually stop on its own.
Step 1:
At any testing at a docter's office, they will diagnose you and prescribe medicines to help stop it before it really starts.
Step 2:
After around 5-6 days of medicine and frequent visits to the Docter, they will do snacs and if its not workig test you and keep you in the hospital for 2-3 weeks.
Medicines
Some medicines you can take are like heart boosters. They literally boost your heart. These pills make the muscle mass much greater and and the heart contracts with much greater mass. This also happens so your heart can keep up with the needed energy.
Treatment Methods
The goal of treatment for congestive heart failure is to have the heart beat more efficiently so that it can meet the energy needs of the body. Specific treatment depends upon the underlying cause of heart failure.

Treatment may try to decrease fluid within the body so that the heart does not have to work as hard to circulate blood through the blood vessels in the body.
Symptoms.
How to know if you could possibly have C.H.F
How to treat Congestive Heart Failure.
Congestive Heart Failure
Sources
http://tampabayheart.org/
http://hcawestflorida.com/campaigns/cardio/
http://www.medicinenet.com/congestive_heart_failure_chf_overview/article.htm
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