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Headline

UK patients twice as likely to die after heart failure as those in Japan, says research

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We are far less aggressive in investigating and treating the underlying causes of heart failure in the UK.Most of these patients are over the age of 70 and are essentially treated with palliative intent.Officially of course we are not ageist.As they say in the NHS:a good patient is a dead patient.

Posted date

14 Sep 2018

Posted time

11:50am

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