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The Epidemiology and Clinical Management of Cardiomyopathies and Heart Failure in China
  1. Hong Jiang
  1. Hospital, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, China
    1. Junbo Ge (ge.junbo{at}zs-hospital.sh.cn)
    1. Hospital, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, China

      Abstract

      Heart failure(HF), a syndrome of clinical symptoms and signs, is the most serious and the final outcome of all heart diseases and like elsewhere it is a frequent cause for hospital admission in Chinese population.

      Here we summarize in this review the epidemiological data on cardiomyopathies, HF and current therapy for chronic HF (CHF) among people living in China.

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