Management of ACCF/AHA Stage A and B Patients.

Cardiology clinics

PubMedID: 24286579

Subzposh F, Gupta A, Hankins SR, Eisen HJ. Management of ACCF/AHA Stage A and B Patients. Cardiol Clin. 2014;32(1):63-71.
Heart failure remains a major health problem in the United States, affecting 5.8 million Americans. Its prevalence continues to rise due to the improved survival of patients. Despite advances in treatment, morbidity and mortality remain very high, with a median survival of about 5 years after the first clinical symptoms. This article describes the causes, classification, and management goals of heart failure in Stages A and B.