Heart failure: Test your skills with these 5 questions
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Edward A. Jackson, MD, FAAFP, was the Medical Director of AdventHealth Medical Group Family Medicine at East Orlando, FL until his retirement in 2021. Dr. Jackson still serves as a per diem clinical faculty member for the Osteopathic Family Medicine residency there. He is also a faculty member of the American Academy of Family Physicians Skin Diseases course.

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Which one of the following conditions does not confer a risk for progression to heart failure, according to the 2022 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACA/AHA) guidelines for heart failure (HF) stage A (at risk for HF)?

Hypertension.

Diabetes.

Abnormal biomarkers (high B-type natriuretic peptide or persistently elevated cardiac troponins).

History of exposure to cardiotoxic agents.

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