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Managing Heart Failure in Primary Care

BMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7089.1289 (Published 26 April 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:1289
  1. Peter J Herbert, general practitioner
  1. Temple Fortune Health Centre, London

    Henry Dargie / Blackwell Scientific, £19.95, pp 256 / ISBN 0 86542 966 9

    What does a primary care doctor need to know about heart failure, now that there are established ways of reducing its morbidity and mortality? Heart failure in all its forms affects 1-2% of the populations of Europe and North America, and it represents an escalating healthcare problem in these countries, accounting for between 1% and 2% of the total healthcare spending in Europe …

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