Age-related cardiac dysfunction

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Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the U.S. Chronic heart failure (CHF) is the only major cardiovascular syndrome that is increasing in the U.S. It is considered the cardiovascular epidemic of the new millennium. As a result, CHF has been designated a national research priority.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNutrition and Heart Disease
Subtitle of host publicationCausation and Prevention
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9780203507629
ISBN (Print)9780849316746
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2003


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Yang, B., Larson, D. F., & Watson, R. R. (2003). Age-related cardiac dysfunction. In Nutrition and Heart Disease: Causation and Prevention (pp. 321-332). CRC Press.