Heart Failure

Moderate exercise is too soft for HF patients: call to increase the ‘dose’

Heart failure guidelines have been criticised for not going hard enough in their exercise recommendations for patients. The 2018 National Heart Foundation and CSANZ guidelines recommend regular performance of ‘up to moderate intensity’ exercise in patients with stable heart failure. However an editorial in Heart, Lung and Circulation has questioned whether the recommendation limits the ...

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