CME 02/17/2018 9:00 – noon: Congestive Heart Failure

$200.00

Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at The Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine.

22 in stock

Description

Offered at the Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine
300 North Broad Street
New Orleans, LA 70119

Congestive Heart Failure

Understand the incidence, prevalence, risk factors, pathophysiology, mortality and clinical workup for CHF.   Review the relationship between obesity and CHF.   Learn the impact health care practitioners can have on controlling and managing symptoms through diet intervention.  Distinguish salt and fluid restriction for patients in various stages of heart failure and explain strategies to reduce salt intake.  Identify the role and sources of micronutrients, fats and whole grains for patients at various stages of heart failure.