• Economic burden of HF climbing, preventive guidance lacking, but tools available

    1 month ago - By Healio

    HF is a growing economic burden in the U.S., with 1 million new cases projected to surface in 2021; however, there is a paucity of guidance on HF prevention, a speaker reported.
    At the American Society for Preventive Cardiology Congress on CVD Prevention, Cardiology Today Editorial Board Member Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA, the Patrick H. Lehan Chair in Cardiovascular Research, and professor and chairman of the department of medicine at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, discussed the rising burden of HF in the U.S. and reviewed the existing evidence-based therapies for the prevention
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