Cardiovascular disease remains the number one killer of Americans. With so many patients diagnosed with cardiovascular disease, it is likely that as a nurse, you will be caring for one of these patients. Heart failure is a common complication of cardiovascular disease and there are many drugs used to treat heart failure.
- Choose two medications from different classes of drugs used to treat heart failure and discuss these medications, including:
- Administration alerts
- Adverse effects
Some examples include, ACE, ARB and ARNI
- Submit an essay (at least 300 words) – posting it in the Forum for feedback and comments by your classmates. Include citation to the source, in APA format, that you used to obtain your information.