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Clinical Case: Patient With Heart Failure and Recurrent Hospitalizations

A 62-year-old man with hypertension, hyperlipidemia, type 2 diabetes, and chronic kidney disease presents with symptoms consistent with acute decompensated heart failure. He has had multiple hospital admissions over the past year. During a previous hospitalization, he underwent nuclear cardiac stress testing which was negative for ischemia or infarction. Cardiac catheterization performed at that time…

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