Guidelines

HFSA 2010 Comprehensive Heart Failure Practice Guideline
Lindenfeld J, Albert NM, Boehmer JP, et al.

J Card Fail. 2010;16(6):e1-194

 

2018 Update: Genetic Evaluation of Cardiomyopathy—A Heart Failure Society of America Practice Guidelines
Hershberger RE, Givertz M, Ho CY, Judge DP, Kantor P, McBride KL et al. Genetic Evaluation of Cardiomyopathy – a Heart Failure Society of America Practice Guideline.

J Card Fail. 2018; 24(5):281-302. 
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2018.03.004

 

2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America 
Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE Jr, Colvin MM, et al. 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America.

J Card Fail. 2017;23(8):628-651. 
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2017.04.014

 

2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update on New Pharmacological Therapy for Heart Failure: An Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure
Yancy CW, Jessup M, Bozkurt B, Butler J, Casey DE Jr, Colvin MM, Drazner MH, Filippatos G, Fonarow GC, Givertz MM, Hollenberg SM, Lindenfeld J, Masoudi FA, McBride PE, Peterson PN, Stevenson LW, Westlake C. 2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA focused update on new pharmacological therapy for heart failure: an update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of heart failure: a report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America.

J Card Fail. 2016.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cardfail.2016.07.001
Consensus Statements

Virtual Visits for Care of Patients with Heart Failure in the Era of COVID-19: A Statement from the Heart Failure Society of America.
Gorodeski EZ, Goyal P, Cox ZL, et al.

J Card Fail. 2020;
PMID: 32315732
DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2020.04.008

 

2020 ACC/HFSA/ISHLT Lifelong Learning Statement for Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Specialists: A Report of the ACC Competency Management Committee.
Yancy CW, Drazner MH, Coffin ST, et al. 

J Card Fail. 2020;26(3):254-269.

 

ASNC/AHA/ASE/EANM/HFSA/ISA/SCMR/SNMMI Expert Consensus Recommendations for Multimodality Imaging in Cardiac Amyloidosis: Part 1 of 2-Evidence Base and Standardized Methods of Imaging.
Dorbala S, Ando Y, Bokhari S, et al. 

J Card Fail. 2019;25(11):e1-e39.

 

ASNC/AHA/ASE/EANM/HFSA/ISA/SCMR/SNMMI Expert Consensus Recommendations for Multimodality Imaging in Cardiac Amyloidosis: Part 2 of 2-Diagnostic Criteria and Appropriate Utilization.
Dorbala S, Ando Y, Bokhari S, et al. 

J Card Fail. 2019;25(11):854-865.

 

HFSA/SAEM/ISHLT Clinical Expert Consensus Document on the Emergency Management of Patients with Ventricular Assist Devices.
Givertz MM, Defilippis EM, Colvin M, et al.

J Card Fail. 2019;25(7):494-515.

 

Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Heart Failure: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association and the Heart Failure Society of America.
Dunlay SM, Givertz MM, Aguilar D, et al.

J Card Fail. 2019;25(8):584-619.

 

Nutrition, Obesity, and Cachexia in Patients With Heart Failure: A Consensus Statement from the Heart Failure Society of America Scientific Statements Committee.
Vest AR, Chan M, Deswal A, et al. 

J Card Fail. 2019;25(5):380-400.

 

Remote Monitoring of Patients With Heart Failure: A White Paper From the Heart Failure Society of America Scientific Statements Committee
Dickinson MG, Allen LA, Albert NA, et al. Remote Monitoring of Patients With Heart Failure: A White Paper From the Heart Failure Society of America Scientific Statements Committee.

J Card Fail. 2018;24(10):682-694.

 

Executive Summary of the SCAI/HFSA Clinical Expert Consensus Document on the Use of Invasive Hemodynamics for the Diagnosis and Management of Cardiovascular Disease.
Givertz MM, Fang JC, Sorajja P, et al. 

J Card Fail. 2017;23(6):487-491.

 

Clinical and Research Considerations for Patients With Hypertensive Acute Heart Failure: A Consensus Statement from the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine and the Heart Failure Society of America Acute Heart Failure Working Group
Collins SP, Levy PD, Martindale JL, et al.

J Card Fail. 2016;22(8):618-27.

 

2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA/ISHLT/ACP Advanced Training Statement on Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology (Revision of the ACCF/AHA/ACP/HFSA/ISHLT 2010 Clinical Competence Statement on Management of Patients With Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant)
Jessup M, Drazner MH, Book W, Cleveland Jr JC, Dauber I, Farkas S, Ginwalla M, Katz JN, Kirkwood P, Kittleson MM, Marine JE, Mather P, Morris AA, Polk DM, Sakr A, Schlendorf KH, Vorovich EE, 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA/ISHLT/ACP Advanced Training Statement on Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology (Revision of the ACCF/AHA/ACP/HFSA/ISHLT 2010 Clinical Competence Statement on Management of Patients With Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant). 

J Card Fail. 2017;23(6):492-511.

 

Cardio-Oncology Training: A Proposal From the International Cardioncology Society and Canadian Cardiac Oncology Network for a New Multidisciplinary Specialty
Lenihan DJ, Hartlage G, Decara J, et al. Cardio-Oncology Training: A Proposal From the International Cardioncology Society and Canadian Cardiac Oncology Network for a New Multidisciplinary Specialty.

J Card Fail. 2016;22(6):465-71.

 

Heart Failure in Non-Caucasians, Women, and Older Adults: A White Paper on Special Populations from the Heart Failure Society of America Guideline Committee
Colvin M, Sweitzer NK, Albert NM, et al. Heart Failure in Non-Caucasians, Women, and Older Adults: A White Paper on Special Populations From the Heart Failure Society of America Guideline Committee.

J Card Fail. 2015;21(8):674-93.

 

Advanced (Stage D) Heart Failure: A Statement from the Heart Failure Society of America Guidelines Committee
Fang JC, Ewald GA, Allen LA, et al. Advanced (stage D) heart failure: a statement from the Heart Failure Society of America Guidelines Committee.

J Card Fail. 2015;21(6):519-34.

 

Heart failure management in skilled nursing facilities
Jurgens CY, Goodlin S, Dolansky M, et al. Heart failure management in skilled nursing facilities: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association and the Heart Failure Society of America.

J Card Fail. 2015;21(4):263-99.

 

End-of-life Care in Patients with Heart Failure
(Whellan DJ, Goodlin SJ, Dickinson MG, et al. End-of-life care in patients with heart failure.

J Card Fail. 2014;20(2):121-34.)
Position Papers

HFSA and AAHFN Joint Position Statement: Advocating for a Full Scope of Nursing Practice and Leadership in Heart Failure
(Lee CS, Greenberg BH, Laramee AS, et al. HFSA and AAHFN joint position statement: advocating for a full scope of nursing practice and leadership in heart failure.

J Card Fail. 2012;18(11):811-2.)
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Editor-in-Chief: Paul J. Hauptman, M.D. 

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