Discriminating clinical features of heart failure with preserved vs. reduced ejection fraction in the community.

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AIMS Heart failure (HF) is a major public health burden worldwide. Of patients presenting with HF, 30-55% have a preserved ejection fraction (HFPEF) rather than a reduced ejection fraction (HFREF). Our objective was to examine discriminating clinical features in new-onset HFPEF vs. HFREF. METHODS AND RESULTS Of 712 participants in the Framingham Heart… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehs070

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@article{Ho2012DiscriminatingCF, title={Discriminating clinical features of heart failure with preserved vs. reduced ejection fraction in the community.}, author={Jennifer E Ho and Philimon Nyakauru Gona and Michael J. Pencina and J. Tu and Peter C. Austin and Ramachandran S. Vasan and William Bernard Kannel and Ralph B. D'Agostino and Douglas S. Lee and Daniel Levy}, journal={European heart journal}, year={2012}, volume={33 14}, pages={1734-41} }