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Survival following a diagnosis of heart failure in primary care

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Background. Heart failure is a common long term condition affecting around 900 000 people in the UK and patients commonly present to primary care. The prognosis of patients with a code of heart failure in their primary care record is unknown. Objective. The study sought to determine the overall survival rates for patients with heart failure in a primary care population from the time of diagnosis. Methods. Survival analysis was carried out using UK primary care records from The Health Improve...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1093/fampra/cmw145

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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National Institute for Health Research
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Hobbs, F
Taylor, C
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Family Practice More from this journal
Volume:
34
Issue:
2
Pages:
161-168
Publication date:
2017-01-27
Acceptance date:
2016-12-21
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EISSN:
1460-2229
ISSN:
0263-2136
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pubs:667902
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uuid:f459cbd4-28eb-47c1-a667-90954712fa27
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pubs:667902
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667902
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2017-01-03

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