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Sponsored Feature - Heart valve disease is a ticking time bomb: The time to listen to the heart is now

Sponsored Feature - Heart valve disease is a ticking time bomb: The time to listen to the heart is now

Publication date: Wednesday, 25 October 2017
Contributor(s): Dr Yassir Javaid

Heart valve disease is an often neglected chronic condition that is found incidentally through investigation of other conditions, such as echocardiography of a patient with suspected heart failure. However, with the ageing population the prevalence of valve disease is likely to explode over the coming decades.

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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 2 Number 9 PCCJ Online 2017
Contributor(s): Dr Yassir Javaid

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