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Heart Failure Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis


Heart failure places a significant burden on patients and health systems in high-income countries. However, information about its burden in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) is scant. The authors set out to review both published and unpublished information on the presentation, causes, management, and outcomes of heart failure in LMIC


PLoS Med 11(8): e1001699. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001699


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Kazem Rahimi
Stephen MacMahon

Type: Journal Articles & Working Papers