For diagnosing heart Failure
, we initially need to know the Signs
& symptoms of
. If the patient has got dyspnea (difficulty in breathing), cough, nocturia (passing urine at night), generalized fatigue, then heart Failure
should be thought of
. Patients who have long standing hypertension or have had a history of
heart attack/undergone bypass surgery are more prone to heart Failure
compared to the general population.