Outcomes for women and men who attend a heart failure clinic: results of a 12-month longitudinal study.

BACKGROUND Although prevalence of heart failure (HF) is similar in women and men, more men are admitted to specialized HF clinics, possibly owing to a perception that men benefit more. Our aim was to describe 1-year outcomes in men and women attending specialized HF clinics. METHODS AND RESULTS We enrolled 531 newly referred patients (mean age 66 years… CONTINUE READING