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Current Cardiology Reviews


ISSN (Print): 1573-403X
ISSN (Online): 1875-6557

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Defining Vulnerable Patients with Heart Failure: Opportunistic Lessons from Covid-19

Author(s): Sakine Satici*, Pupalan Iyngkaran, Malcolm Battersby, Sharon Andrew and Maximilian de Courten

Volume 18, Issue 4, 2022

Published on: 01 December, 2021

Article ID: e280921196849 Pages: 5

DOI: 10.2174/1573403X17666210928121625

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Congestive Heart Failure is a chronic disease that can be associated with poor outcomes. Some patients are more vulnerable, while others who are vulnerable appear absent or silent to health services. COVID-19 pandemic is a good opportunity to explore this important area. This review focuses on chronic disease, heart failure and those who require greater consideration.

Keywords: Congestive heart failure (CHF), chronic disease, COVID-19, outcomes, vulnerable patient, mortality rates.

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