Patient Tip Sheets

The American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) Patient Education Committee's goal is to provide evidence-based education and information on heart failure to patients, families, and healthcare providers.

Knowledge and increased awareness are key to improved management of heart failure.  In addition, improved self-management strategies promote increased quality of life and symptom management.

The following tip sheets have been created to assist heart failure patients and families live healthier lives. All tip sheets are available to print or download. 

Holiday Guide


Eating Out


Healthy Snacking


Ethnic and Regional Eating


Spanish Tip Sheet

 

 

Click on the topics below to download and learn more about tips to teach and manage different conditions related to heart failure such as:

Patient Tip Sheets

Nurse Tip Sheets

Future Topics Include:

  • Pregnancy
  • Valve Disease
  • Hypertension (HTN)
  • Heart Failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF)

2016 Tip sheets

Don't Pass The Salt