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Heart Failure – Importance of seeing a doctor
The importance of seeing a doctor
Now that you’re aware of the symptoms associated with heart failure, if these symptoms become persistent or start to get progressively worse then you need medical attention and you should see your GP.
if you experience a sudden onset or have very sever symptoms then the emergency services should be contacted by dialling 999
healthcare professionals can carry out a number of tests to assess whether your heart is functioning well. They may carry out the tests, electrocardiogram (ECG) and an echo-cardiogram.