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Flashcards in Chronic Heart Failure Deck (4)
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1

What is normal salt and fluid restriction for someone with chronic heart failure?

4g salt (ideally <2g)

1.5L fluid

2

What is enoxaparin?

A low molecular weight heparin

3

What treatment regimen would be started in a patient with asymptomatic heart failure?

ACEI

Betablocker

4

What vaccination schedule would you recommend for someone with HF?

Influenza annually

Pneumococcus vaccine every 5 years