The Heart Failure pocketcard Set contains a collection of important information on the pathophysiology, diagnosis and management of heart failure including: Neurohormonal mechanisms of heart failure and common causes of nonischemic cardio myopathy Heart failure staging information including stage-specific treatment guidelines. The correct assessment and treatment of acute decompensate heart failure. A PRIDE score- and BNP level-based algorithm for the management and triage of patients with suspected acute congestive heart failure. Instructions on the initial evaluation of patients with heart failure including history and physical and laboratory data information. AHA/ACC/HRS guidelines on cardiac defibrillation and resynchronization therapy. Pharmacologic therapy information including dosage tables for ACE inhibitors, ARBs, diuretics, inotropes, and other drugs commonly used in the management of heart failure.