New York Heart Association (Grading for dyspnoea, palpitation, fatigue and angina in patients with cardiovascular disease)
The New York Heart Association (NYHA) Functional Classification in a Patient with Heart Disease
Overview: The New York Heart Association (NYHA) developed a functional classification for patients with heart disease.
Patients: Heart disease must be present.
(1) limitations on physical activity
(2) symptoms (undue fatigue palpitations dyspnea and/or anginal pain) with ordinary physical activity
(3) status at rest