Cardiovascular Disease - Heart Failure

Practice Guidance Toolkit

Description and Key Nutrition Issues


This toolkit discusses the following key nutrition issues:
  • nutrition therapy for acute decompensated heart failure (HF)
  • nutrition therapy for outpatients with chronic HF
  • nutrition therapy for individuals with HF who are long-term care facility residents
  • nutrition guidelines for low blood pressure in individuals with HF
  • effect of fish, omega-3 supplements on HF morbidity and mortality
  • alcohol and HF.


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Last Updated: 2018-02-22