The Impact of Race on the Prognosis of Preclinical Diastolic Dysfunction: A Large Multiracial Urban Population Study.

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BACKGROUND This study was performed to assess the impact of race on the incidence of heart failure and survival in patients with preclinical diastolic dysfunction. METHODS All adults during a 5-year period with grade 1 diastolic dysfunction on echocardiogram, left ventricular ejection fraction ≥ 50%, and no diagnosis of heart failure were included in this… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.08.036

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@article{Shan2016TheIO, title={The Impact of Race on the Prognosis of Preclinical Diastolic Dysfunction: A Large Multiracial Urban Population Study.}, author={Jian Hua Shan and Lili Zhang and Anthony A. Holmes and Cynthia C. Taub}, journal={The American journal of medicine}, year={2016}, volume={129 2}, pages={222.e1-10} }