Clinical picture and social characteristics of super-elderly patients with heart failure in japan
Congestive Heart Failure, 05/18/2012
Kawai Y et al. – The prevalence of heart failure (HF) with preserved ejection fraction was more pronounced compared with the patients in the younger age group. Furthermore, the social background was quite different for the 3 groups in several respects: recurrent hospitalization, the prevalence of dementia, and the number of patients living alone all increased with age.