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The 2010 Heart Failure Society of America Comprehensive Heart Failure Practice Guidelines

Executive Summary: Journal of Cardiac Failure 2010; 16:475-539

Complete Heart Failure Guidelines: Journal of Cardiac Failure 2010; 16:e1-e194

Access the heart failure guidelines at: www.heartfailureguideline.org.

These new heart failure guidelines are divided into 17 sections:

  • Section 1: Development and Implementation of the Comprehensive 2010 Heart Failure Practice Guidelines

  • Section 2: Conceptualization and Working Definition of Heart Failure

  • Section 3: Prevention

  • Section 4: Evaluation of Patients

  • Section 5: Asymptomatic Patients

  • Section 6: Nonpharmacological Management

  • Section 7: Reduced Ejection Fraction

  • Section 8: Advance Directives

  • Section 9: Electrophysiologic Testing

  • Section 10: Surgical Approaches

  • Section 11: Evaluation and Management of Patients with Heart Failure and Preserved Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction

  • Section 12: Acute Decompensated Heart Failure

  • Section 13: Ischemic Heart Disease

  • Section 14: Hypertension and Heart Failure

  • Section 15: Heart Failure in Special Populations

  • Section 16: Myocarditis

  • Section 17: Genetic Evaluation

How to Receive Notification of Updates to the Heart Failure Guidelines

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