Heart Failure Death Rates Higher in Females than Males

Caitlin williams | July 17, 2018

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Heart failure is a common cause of morbidity and mortality, despite progress made over the past 10 years, more than 6 million Americans live with heart failure, and over 900,000 new cases are diagnosed each year. There are known sex-based differences in risk factors, presentation, and management of heart disease. A recent study sought to increase understanding of how sex differences relate to heart failure incidence, mortality, hospital admission and comorbidities (the presence of two chronic diseases).

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