Influence of gender on long-term prognosis of patients with chronic heart failure seen in heart failure clinics.


BACKGROUND Controversy exists concerning the influence of gender in the prognosis of patients with heart failure and no evidence is available from specific heart failure clinics. HYPOTHESIS Women with ambulatory heart failure are managed differently than men, although their prognosis might be better than men. METHODS AND RESULTS We analyzed the clinical… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/clc.20476