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  1. Pleural effusion
    Arrhythmias
    Left ventricular thrombus
    Hepatomegaly
  2. Most common form
    Blood backs up through the left atrium into the pulmonary veins
    Pulmonary congestion and edema
  3. Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the lungs.
    May be in the interstitial space or alveoli
    Can occur d/t MI or exacerbation of HF
  4. Agitation, restless, anxious
    Pale or cyanotic
    Cold, clammy skin
    Severe dyspnea/suffocation feeling
    Tachypnea
    Pink frothy sputum
    Pulse weak & rapid
    JVD
    Incessant coughing
  5. Activity intolerance
    Excess fluid volume
    Disturbed sleep pattern
    Impaired gas exchange
    Anxiety
    Noncompliance

4 True/False Questions

  1. Causes of Left Sided FailureMost common form
    Blood backs up through the left atrium into the pulmonary veins
    Pulmonary congestion and edema

          

  2. CHF DiagnosticsCAD
    Age
    Hypertension
    Obesity
    Cigarette smoking
    Diabetes mellitus
    High cholesterol
    African American descent

          

  3. CHFImpaired cardiac pumping
    Associated with long-standing HTN and CAD

          

  4. Pharmacologic managementAbnormal accumulation of fluid in the lungs.
    May be in the interstitial space or alveoli
    Can occur d/t MI or exacerbation of HF

          

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