Income Inequality and Outcomes in Heart Failure

Pooja Dewan, Rasmus Rørth, Pardeep S. Jhund, Joao Pedro Ferreira, Faiez Zannad, Li Shen, Lars Køber, William T. Abraham, Akshay S. Desai, Kenneth Dickstein, Milton Packer, Jean L. Rouleau (+4 others)
2019 JACC. Heart failure  
Greater income inequality was associated with worse heart failure outcomes, with an impact similar to those of major comorbidities. Better understanding of the societal and personal bases of these findings may suggest approaches to improve heart failure outcomes.
doi:10.1016/j.jchf.2018.11.005 pmid:30738981 fatcat:rkvxvjoaizhsbb2b5tu74dxdsu