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Heart failure in the UK: we can do better

Heart failure in the UK: we can do better

Publication date: Friday, 21 October 2016
Contributor(s): Dr Hugh McIntyre

The UK faces an epidemic of heart failure (HF). NICE guidelines emphasise the importance of multidisciplinary assessment and care by HF specialists, evidence-based prescribing, and careful discharge planning after hospitalisation. This article highlights areas where improvements can be made in the management of HF including taking lessons from the latest National Heart Failure Audit.

Sponsorship information:
This sponsored supplement was initiated and funded by Novartis. Novartis reviewed the supplement for technical accuracy and suitability within the ABPI Code of Practice. Final editorial control rests with the authors and editors.
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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 9 Number 1 Oct-Nov-Dec 2016
Contributor(s): Dr Hugh McIntyre

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