Waldreus, N., Hahn, R. G, Lyngå, P., van der Wal, M. H, Hägglund, E. & Jaarsma, T. (2016). Changes in thirst intensity during optimization of heart failure medical therapy by nurses at the outpatient clinic. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing,31(5), 17-24. United States: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1097/JCN.0000000000000319
Thirst can be aggravated in patients with heart failure (HF), and optimization of HF medication can have positive impact on thirst. The aims of this study were to describe changes in thirst intensity and to determine factors associated with high thirst intensity during optimization of HF medication.
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