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Understand this Acronym to Code Heart Failure Successfully

Question: A resident presented with dyspnea and peripheral edema and her clinical record notes that she has had a cough for about two weeks. The physician performed an exam and found that the dyspnea has been happening for several months and is worse on exertion. The physician ordered an ECG and chest X-ray, as well as brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) [...]


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