Health

Mortality from heart failure higher in women

Washington D.C. [USA], July 16 (IND Samachar): Death rates from heart failure are higher for women than men, according to a study.
“This is the first of a series of studies to examine the sex differences in heart failureincidence, outcomes, care delivery and access in Ontario,” said Dr. Louise Sun, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, Ontario.
Heart failure is a major cause of illness and death and accounts for 35 percent of total female cardiovascular deaths. Recent research indicates heart failure rates have declined, although information on sex differences in outcomes for men and women is lacking.
To understand sex differences in heart failure outcomes, researchers looked at data on more than 90 000 patients diagnosed with heart failure in Ontario over 5 years (2009 to 2014).
Of the total cases, 47 percent were female and were more likely to be older and frailer, to have lower income and to have multiple chronic illnesses.
The number of new heart failure cases was lowest in 2011 and 2012, then began to rise the following year. Within one year of follow-up after diagnosis, 16.8 percent (7156) women died compared with 14.9 percent (7138) men. During the study period, hospitalization rates for women surpassed rates for men, with 98 women per 1000 hospitalized in 2013 compared with 91 per 1000 men.
“We found that mortality from heart failure remains high, especially in women; that hospital admissions for heart failure decreased in men but increased in women; and that women and men had different associated comorbidities.,” write the authors.
“Further studies should focus on sex differences in health-seeking behaviour, medical therapy and response to therapy to improve outcomes in women.”
The study has been published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.

24 Comments

24 Comments

  1. Pingback: fake breitling skyracer watch

  2. Pingback: fake iwc pocket watches

  3. Pingback: https://funkymedia.pl/

  4. Pingback: Winnipeg furnace Shorty's Plumbing & Heating Inc; Winnipeg HVAC Shorty's Plumbing & Heating Inc

  5. Pingback: press release distribution of press release

  6. Pingback: 오피쓰

  7. Pingback: market research company Toronto

  8. Pingback: Medium Mireille

  9. Pingback: concrete floor coating

  10. Pingback: bitcoin price

  11. Pingback: fake datejust watches

  12. Pingback: math help websites

  13. Pingback: social media marketing agency Hong Kong

  14. Pingback: 63.250.38.81

  15. Pingback: sex

  16. Pingback: Eat Verts

  17. Pingback: bitcoin evolution online

  18. Pingback: mơ thấy ve chó

  19. Pingback: Harold Jahn Prosperity Investments

  20. Pingback: Azure DevOps Consultants

  21. Pingback: 토토

  22. Pingback: Digital Transformation

  23. Pingback: Energy Paragon Belle Glade FL

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

twenty + fourteen =

News is information about current events. News is provided through many different media: word of mouth, printing, postal systems, broadcasting, electronic communication, and also on the testimony of observers and witnesses to events. It is also used as a platform to manufacture opinion for the population.

Contact Info

Address:
D 601  Riddhi Sidhi CHSL
Unnant Nagar Road 2
Kamaraj Nagar, Goreagaon West
Mumbai 400062 .

Email Id: [email protected]

West Bengal

Eastern Regional Office
Indsamachar Digital Media
Siddha Gibson 1,
Gibson Lane, 1st floor, R. No. 114,
Kolkata – 700069.
West Bengal.

Office Address

251 B-Wing,First Floor,
Orchard Corporate Park, Royal Palms,
Arey Road, Goreagon East,
Mumbai – 400065.

Download Our Mobile App

IndSamachar Android App IndSamachar IOS App
To Top
WhatsApp WhatsApp us