Advanced: Discerning HFpEF

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This session will provide a high level overview of understanding the various etiologies of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.


Dr. Farooq Sheikh, MD

Learning Outcomes:

  • Define what is HFpEF and its prevalence
  • Describe pathophysiology and classification based on its etiology
  • Determine appropriate diagnostic workup and treatment strategies

Accreditation Statement
This activity is provided by the American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN). The American Association of Heart Failure Nurses (AAHFN) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation.

Disclosure/Conflicts of Interest
The planners and faculty for this activity do not have any relevant relationships to disclose unless listed below. Any resulting conflicts of interest have been resolved according to ANCC guidance.

Disclosure of Commercial Support
AAHFN did not receive commercial support from any organizations for this activity.   

Enduring Education Activity
Expiration Date: December 31, 2022
1.0 Contact Hours ANCC