TITLE

Diastolic dysfunction was predictive of all-cause mortality

AUTHOR(S)
Meisner, Jay S.
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 139 Issue 2, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that investigated the etiology of diastolic dysfunction. Design; Assessment of risk factors; Outcome measures; Results; Commentary.
ACCESSION #
10987137

 

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