"There are certain things based on strong evidence that we should be doing to take the best care of our patients. The challenge as a physician is making sure you’re meeting those with your patients while at the same time addressing all the things the patient thinks is important."
‒ Dr. James Gutierrez
Did You Know?
Research shows that patients with heart failure have four times the risk of bone fractures and 6.3 times the risk of hip fracture as other heart patients. If you have heart failure, ask your doctor about a bone density test to screen for osteoporosis.