Congestive Heart Failure

  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of a patient with CHF
  • Describe an approach for the initial work-up of a patient presenting with CHF
  • Describe the important elements of management (non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic) of a patient presenting with CHF in the outpatient setting

Core Resources

Heart Failure

Rossiter J, Workentin K. Heart Failure One-Page Primer. DFCM Open. 2011. Available at: Attribution CC BY-NC-ND

CCS - HF Eng 2021

Peter Liu (2006), J. Malcolm O. Arnold (2006-2008), Jonathan G. Howlett (2007-2010), Robert S. McKelvie (2009-2012), Gordon W. Moe (2011-2014), Justin A. Ezekowitz (2013-2017), Eileen O’Meara (2015-2020), Michael McDonald (2017- ), Sean Virani (2019 – ). The Canadian Cardiovascular Society. Available at: