Care of the Lower Extremities in Patients With Acute Decompensated Heart Failure
Learning ObjectivesAt the completion of this program, you will be able to:
- Describe the pathophysiology of peripheral edema associated with acute decompensated heart failure
- Identify the limitations of current evidence-based treatment for critically ill patients with peripheral edema and acute decompensated heart failure
- Discuss appropriate treatment strategies and their associated nursing considerations and implications related to care of patients with peripheral edema and acute decompensated heart failure
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Care of the Lower Extremities in Patients With Acute Decompensated
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