January-June 2017 | Vol 14 | Issue 1
Quality of life in heart failure: A review
Heart failure (HF) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. HF severity and mortality can be predicted by measurement of quality of life (QOL). Generic and disease-specific instruments f...
Heart failure: Definition, classification, and pathophysiology – A mini-review
Heart failure is a clinical syndrome characterized by dyspnea, fatigue, and clinical signs of congestion leading to frequent hospitalizations, poor quality of life, and shortened life expectancy. It i...
The eighth joint national committee on the prevention, detection, evaluation, and treatment of high blood pressure (joint national committee-8) report: Matters arising
America's Joint National Committee (JNC) on the prevention, detection, evaluation, and treatment of high blood pressure is one of the foremost regional regulatory bodies on the management of hyper...
Hypertension treatment by primary care physicians in Lagos
Background: Globally, hypertension (HTN) control is poor. We studied the contribution of primary care physicians to this.
Methods: Lagos-based primary care physicians were studied using...
Echocardiographic study of left ventricular structure and function in Nigerian patients with chronic liver disease
Background: The concept of cirrhotic cardiomyopathy includes impaired cardiac contractility, decreased beta-adrenergic receptor function, abnormal beta-adrenergic postreceptor function, defecti...
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