We recommend you print this quiz. Share your results with your doctor, who can discuss your heart failure treatment options with you.
Your doctor may recommend you see one of our heart failure specialists.
Have you experienced any of these symptoms:
Shortness of breath
Swelling of feet and ankles, or abdomen
Irregular or rapid pulse
Loss of appetite
Exhaustion after exercise
Intolerance to heart failure medications
Worsening damage to kidney, liver and other vital organs
If you have been diagnosed with heart failure and your current medications are no longer effective, you may need further treatment.
As always, it’s important to talk with your primary cardiologist about your condition, to determine if you would benefit from advanced heart failure therapies. As a general rule, heart failure is considered advanced when: