NICE clinical guidelines advise the NHS on caring for people with specific conditions or diseases and the treatments they should receive. The information applies to people using the NHS in England and Wales.
This information explains the advice about the care and treatment of people with chronic heart failure that is set out in NICE clinical guideline 108.
This is an update of advice on the care of adults with chronic heart failure that NICE produced in 2003. The advice on diagnosis, drug treatments, monitoring and rehabilitation has been updated.