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Presence of echocardiographic criteria for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction multiplies the risk for death and cardiovascular events in patients with rheumatic diseases

Topic: Autoimmune/Chronic Inflammatory Disorders and Heart Disease

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Doctor Margret Breunig

Nierenzentrum mit Herz Kardiologie Wertheim, Wuerzburg (Germany)
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Poster Session 1 - Autoimmune/Chronic Inflammatory Disorders and Heart Disease

Speakers: Doctor M. Breunig, Doctor E. Gialafos, Professor S. Villevalde, Doctor C. Kapelios

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Heart Failure 2018

26 May - 29 May 2018

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