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Survival of people with valvular heart disease in a large, English community-based cohort study

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Objective Valvular heart disease (VHD) is present in half the population aged >65 years but is usually mild and of uncertain importance. We investigated the association between VHD and its phenotypes with all-cause and cause-specific mortality.
Methods The OxVALVE (Oxford Valvular Heart Disease) population cohort study screened 4009 participants aged >65 years to establish the presence and severity of VHD. We linked data to a national mortality regis... Expand abstract
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Sub department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-0352-3785
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group
Journal:
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Volume:
107
Issue:
16
Pages:
1336-1343
Publication date:
2021-05-24
Acceptance date:
2021-04-26
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EISSN:
1468-201X
ISSN:
1355-6037
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1173907
Local pid:
pubs:1173907
Deposit date:
2021-04-27

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