Journal article

The Wider Considerations in Translating Heart Failure Guidelines.

Pupalan Iyngkaran, Andrew Wilson, James Wong, David Prior, David Kaye, David L Hare, Peter Bergin, Michael Jelinem

Curr Cardiol Rev | Published : 2021

Abstract

Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) is as an emerging epidemic. Within one generation the medical community has learnt much of the CHF syndrome. It has two distinct mechanisms, systolic and diastolic abnormalities, to account for the common CHF presentation. It is complex as it challenges the available health care services, resource, and funding models in providing an equitable service across the health continuum. Despite improvement in many cardiovascular diseases, some CHF outcomes like readmissions and costs have increased. The reinvigoration of evidence-based medicine, development of health services models of care, standardisation of disease processes with taxonomies have also occurred within..

View full abstract