• teacher09 teacher09
    March 16, 2009
    86 year old has heart failure how long can he survive?
    teacher09 teacher09
    March 16, 2009

    My father has been in and out of the hospital and Nursing Home the last few months.  He now cannot walk and gets short of breathe just eating.  He has many heart blockages that cannot be surgically fixed.  What is his prognosis as far as the lenght of time he can live like this?  He sleeps most of the time.

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