The management of heart failure in Sweden.

@article{Cline2002TheMO,
  title={The management of heart failure in Sweden.},
  author={Charles M.J. Cline and Kurt Boman and Marie Broks\o Holst and Leif R. Erhardt},
  journal={European journal of heart failure},
  year={2002},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={373-6}
}
Heart failure is a major concern to health care providers in Sweden due to its increasing prevalence and the rising health care costs. Heart failure affects more than 160000 Swedes, approximately 2% of the population. The costs for the management of heart failure have been calculated to be approximately SEK 2.500 million (Euro 275 million) which is 2% of the total health care budget. Most heart failure patients are managed by primary care physicians but hospitalisation is common and heart… CONTINUE READING
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