Heart Failure Pharmacotherapy and Supports in the Elderly - A Short 
Review

Abstract

Heart failure is predominantly a disease of the elderly with an increasing prevalence with increasing age. Increasing age is also associated with increased multi-morbidity such that elderly heart failure patients typically have five to six comorbidities in addition to heart failure. Elderly patients are also more likely to have heart failure with preserved… (More)

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@inproceedings{Shakib2016HeartFP, title={Heart Failure Pharmacotherapy and Supports in the Elderly - A Short 
Review}, author={Sepehr Shakib and Robyn A Clark}, booktitle={Current cardiology reviews}, year={2016} }