Heart Failure

Chairperson for HEART FAILURE TASK FORCE: Prof Karen Sliwa (info@pascar.org) 

The causes, treatment, and outcome of pulmonary hypertension in Africa: Insights from the Pan African Pulmonary Hypertension Cohort (PAPUCO) (click here to download PDF)

Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction in Asymptomatic Black Hypertensive Subjects (click here to download PDF)

Gender differences in clinical characteristics and outcome of acute heart failure in sub-Saharan Africa: results of the THESUS-HF study (click here to download PDF)

Hypertensive Heart Failure in Nigerian Africans: Insights from the Abeokuta Heart Failure Registry (click here to download PDF)

Economic Burden of Heart Failure: Investigating Outpatient and Inpatient Costs in Abeokuta, Southwest Nigeria (click here to download PDF)

The proposed role of plasma NT pro-brain natriuretic peptide in assessing cardiac remodelling in hypertensive African subjects (click here to download PDF)

Heart Failure Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (click here to download PDF)

Predictors of hospitalisations for heart failure and mortality in patients with pulmonary hypertension associated with left heart disease (click here to download PDF)

Contemporary Profile of Acute Heart Failure in Southern Nigeria (click here to download PDF)

Renal dysfunction in African patients with acute heart failure (click here to download PDF)

Prognostic Significance of ECG Abnormalities for Mortality Risk in Acute Heart Failure: Insight From the Sub-Saharan Africa Survey of Heart (click here to download PDF)

Pan-African Society of Cardiology: An overview of the Society’s important activities in 2014 (click here to download PDF)