New epidemiologic perspectives concerning mild-to-moderate heart failure.

Abstract

Heart failure is emerging as a major component of the public health problem of cardiovascular disease as we move into the twenty-first century. Current statistics indicate 4.9 million US citizens are afflicted with direct treatment costs estimated to be $18.8 billion per year. These figures are expected to worsen substantially as the prevalence of heart… (More)

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@article{Adams2001NewEP, title={New epidemiologic perspectives concerning mild-to-moderate heart failure.}, author={Kirkwood F. Adams}, journal={The American journal of medicine}, year={2001}, volume={110 Suppl 7A}, pages={6S-13S} }