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Diagnostic tests, drug prescriptions, and follow-up patterns after incident heart failure: A cohort study of 93,000 UK patients

May 21, 2019

Diagnostic tests, drug prescriptions, and follow-up patterns after incident heart failure: A cohort study of 93,000 UK patients

To investigate trajectories of care for people in the UK with heart failure, Kazem Rahimi & co-workers used linked primary and secondary health records to assess variations over time from diagnosis, and by age, sex and socioeconomic status. Read the linked Perspective. 

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Perspective

Heart failure and healthcare informatics

Nick Mills and colleagues call for better data sharing and evaluation of clinical practice and policy in their Perspective on a study of heart failure care in the UK. Linked to the Article by Rahimi and colleagues. 

Heart failure and healthcare informatics

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