Heart Failure in Older Adults – A Focus on Multimorbidity

Michael Chen, MD, PhD

Associate Professor
Cardiology
School of Medicine
University of Washington

 Learning Objectives

 

By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Discuss how the etiology of heart failure varies by age.
  • Identify the impact of multimorbidity on the diagnosis of heart failure in older adults.
  • Identify the impact of multimorbidity on the management of heart failure in older adults.

[From the Winter 2017 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series]