Validity of Dyspnea Severity Measure in Acute Heart Failure: Pilot Study
Howard Smithline, MD
Baystate Medical Center Emergency Room
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
The purpose of this research study is to see if we can accurately measure the severity of your breathlessness.
You must be at least 18 years old, admitted to the hospital with congestive heart failure and have shortness of breath.