This program provides an overview of the pathophysiology of heart disease, with a focus on the mechanisms that lead to the high symptom burden seen in patients with advanced heart failure.
Identify 3 pathophysiologic changes that lead to the development of cardiovascular disease.
Match symptoms to cardiovascular disease changes.
Distinguish between normal cardiovascular changes related to age and those related to disease.
Course Length: .75 hour(s)
CE Credit: .75 hour(s) Nursing awarded after successful completion of post-test with a score of 80% or better.
CNE Expiration: November 30, 2023
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