Delays in seeking medical care in hospitalized patients with decompensated heart failure.

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PURPOSE The magnitude of, and factors associated with, prolonged delay in seeking medical care in patients with acute myocardial infarction has been well described. It is unknown, however, what the extent of, and factors associated with, prehospital delay are in patients hospitalized with acute heart failure. The purpose of this study was to examine… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2007.10.032

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@article{Goldberg2008DelaysIS, title={Delays in seeking medical care in hospitalized patients with decompensated heart failure.}, author={Robert J Goldberg and Jordan H Goldberg and Sean Pruell and Jorge Yarzebski and Darleen M. Lessard and Frederick A Spencer and Joel M. Gore}, journal={The American journal of medicine}, year={2008}, volume={121 3}, pages={212-8} }