Nursing: Pharmacological Treatment of Heart Failure
22.95
Online
Elective
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Learning Objectives:
After completing this course, the learner will be able to:
  • Discuss the causes of and risk factors for heart failure. 
  • Describe the signs and symptoms, classification levels, and tests used to diagnose heart failure.
  • Explain comorbidities that can affect the development of heart failure. 
  • Discuss the treatment of chronic heart failure with pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions.
  • Differentiate between the different classes of medications used in the treatment of chronic heart failure.
  • Summarize the treatment guidelines for the treatment of chronic heart failure.
  • Describe the different types of acute decompensated heart failure.
  • Discuss the medications used in the treatment of acute decompensated heart failure. 

About the Author
Katie Ingersoll-Blair, Pharm.D., R.Ph. is a community pharmacist, consultant and freelance writer who specializes in pharmacy education. She has performed freelance work writing and editing practice questions for various pharmacy technician exams, as well as has written and revised continuing education programs for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. She has also written for Natural Standard, summarizing research studies on dietary supplements and working on the company blog.  Dr. Ingersoll-Blair graduated from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts in 2009 with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree.

Course ID: 21360

Activity Type - Knowledge-based

Target Audience - Pharmacists, Pharmacists Technicians

Disclosures:

  • Contact hours will be awarded through the expiration date.
  • You must score 75% or higher on the final exam and complete the course evaluation to pass this course and have your record of completion submitted through CPE Monitor and to the NABP.
  • Through our review process, Elite ensures that this course content is presented in a balanced, unbiased manner and is free from commercial influence. It is Elite's policy not to accept commercial support.
  • All persons involved in the planning and development of this course have disclosed no relevant financial relationships or other conflicts of interest related to the course content.

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Elite Professional Education, LLC. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

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Pharmacological Treatment of Heart Failure

22.95
Learning Objectives:
After completing this course, the learner will be able to:
  • Discuss the causes of and risk factors for heart failure. 
  • Describe the signs and symptoms, classification levels, and tests used to diagnose heart failure.
  • Explain comorbidities that can affect the development of heart failure. 
  • Discuss the treatment of chronic heart failure with pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions.
  • Differentiate between the different classes of medications used in the treatment of chronic heart failure.
  • Summarize the treatment guidelines for the treatment of chronic heart failure.
  • Describe the different types of acute decompensated heart failure.
  • Discuss the medications used in the treatment of acute decompensated heart failure. 

About the Author
Katie Ingersoll-Blair, Pharm.D., R.Ph. is a community pharmacist, consultant and freelance writer who specializes in pharmacy education. She has performed freelance work writing and editing practice questions for various pharmacy technician exams, as well as has written and revised continuing education programs for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. She has also written for Natural Standard, summarizing research studies on dietary supplements and working on the company blog.  Dr. Ingersoll-Blair graduated from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts in 2009 with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree.

Course ID: 21360

Activity Type - Knowledge-based

Target Audience - Pharmacists, Pharmacists Technicians

Disclosures:

  • Contact hours will be awarded through the expiration date.
  • You must score 75% or higher on the final exam and complete the course evaluation to pass this course and have your record of completion submitted through CPE Monitor and to the NABP.
  • Through our review process, Elite ensures that this course content is presented in a balanced, unbiased manner and is free from commercial influence. It is Elite's policy not to accept commercial support.
  • All persons involved in the planning and development of this course have disclosed no relevant financial relationships or other conflicts of interest related to the course content.

ACPE Logo

Elite Professional Education, LLC. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.