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Body composition and risk of heart failure: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis

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Introduction: Although there is strong evidence of an association between general adiposity and incidence of heart failure, previous systematic reviews and meta-analyses have not reliably assessed the association of heart failure risk with other aspects of body composition (such as body fat distribution or lean mass), or between body composition and risk of heart failure subtypes. We aim to conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies to address the...

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10.1136/openhrt-2021-001632

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-3957-5306
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group
Journal:
Open Heart More from this journal
Volume:
8
Issue:
1
Article number:
e001632
Publication date:
2021-06-24
Acceptance date:
2021-05-31
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EISSN:
2053-3624
ISSN:
2053-3624
Pmid:
34168082
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1183960
Local pid:
pubs:1183960
Deposit date:
2021-07-03

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