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Hoarding to the heart’s content: a case series and detailed case report of hoarding treatment in heart failure
  • Phillip Tully,
  • Suzanne Cosh ,
  • Bethany Wootton
Phillip Tully
The University of Adelaide Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

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Suzanne Cosh
University of New England
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Bethany Wootton
University of Technology Sydney
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Hoarding disorder (HD) is characterized by an accumulation of possessions due to excessive acquisition of, or difficulty discarding possessions. Evidence demonstrates an increased cardiovascular response in patients with HD. Cognitive-behavioral therapy modifications are described for HD patients with heart failure to compensate for fatigability, syncope and falls risk.