The purpose of this project was to compare the care provided to congestive heart failure patients by three different provider types. The providers chosen were a cardiologist, a family physician and a nurse practitioner. The researchers used guidelines set forth by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology.
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Johnnie Sue Wijewardane
Patricia E. Smyth
Lyle, Jill; Garnett, Misti; and Hayes, Lisa, "Managing Congestive Heart Failure : A Study Comparing The Management Provided By A Cardiologist, Family Physician And Nurse Practitioner" (2013). MSN Research Projects. 427.