Diastolic Heart Failure occurs when the heart muscle becomes too enlarged and stiff to pump enough blood to the body. Heart failure decreases blood flow through the heart and blood flow to the body. Check out this heart failure guide for nursing students. Click through for your complete guide to left-sided heart failure for nursing school.
ADDISON’S DISEASE CUSHING’S DISEASE Definition Hyposecretion of adrenocortical hormones leading to: Metabolic disturbances (sugar) Fluid and electrolyte imbalances (salt) Deficiency of neuromuscular function (salt and sex) Hypersecretion of adrenocortical hormone Predisposing Factors Atrophy of the Adrenal gland Fungal infectionsRead more