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Nursing care plan heart failure chronic

HEART FAILURE: CHRONIC I. Pathophysiology a. Remodeling of the myocardium (as a structural response to injury) changes the heart from an efficient football shape to an inefficient basketball shape, making coordinated contractility difficult. i. Ventricular dilation (systolic dysfunction) results in … Continue reading

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Nursing care plan ncp heart failure

Heart Failure Heart failure is a syndrome in which the heart is unable to pump an adequate supply of blood to meet the body’s metabolic needs. To compensate for decreased cardiac output, there is an increase in sympathetic nervous system … Continue reading

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