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Congestive Heart Failure What is congestive heart failure (CHF) Heart failure is the Approximately 6.5 CHF is a type of heart failure where About 900,000 cases hearts inability to the blood that is returning to the million people in the heart from the body backs up and sufficiently pump of heart failure are United States are causes congestion. The congestion enough blood to diagnosed each year can cause swelling in extremities or diagnosed with heart even cause fluid collection in the meet the body’s (American Heart lungs (American Heart Association, failure (Cash et al., 2017). tissue demands (Cash Association, 2017) African Americans 2021). et al., 2021) are at a higher risk to Most common 1 in 9 deaths have develop heart failure diagnosis in because of higher heart failure as a hospitalized patients incidences of contributing factor over 65 (Johns hypertension and (Johns Hopkins, n.d.). Hopkins, n.d.) diabetes (Johns Hopkins, n.d.). This Photo by Unknown Author is licensed under CC BY Basic anatomy of the heart 4 heart chambe rs (right left atria, right and left ventricl es) 4 valves (tricuspid, pulmonic, mitral, and aortic valves) Blood flows into the heart through the superior and inferior vena cava to the RA-> TV->RV ->PV-> pulmonary arteries -> lungs-> pulmonary veins -> LA>MV->LV >AV-> aorta and out to body tissues. This Photo by Unknown Author is licensed under CC BY-SA • • • • • • • • • • • Atherosclerotic heart disease Previous myo ...
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