The Diversity of Heart Failure in a Hospitalized Population: The Role of Age
Journal of Cardiac Failure, 08/10/2012
Stein GY et al. – Hospitalized elderly, compared with young, HF patients differed in prevalence of cardiac and noncardiac comorbid conditions, echocardiographic parameters, and predictors of short– and intermediate–term mortality. Identifying unique features in the elderly population may render age–tailored therapeutics.