A Study of Patients Hospitalized With Acute Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction (HFrEF)
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
The study population will be patients who were hospitalized with acute heart failure with an average reduced ejection fraction≤40during hospitalization, and who do not have a coincident myocardial infarction and who have at least 6 months of activity in the database prior to the hospitalization.
An average left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) < 40% over the entire index hospitalization
Age 18 years or older on the index date
At least 6 months of activity in the databaseprior to the index date
Any code for myocardial infarction (ICD-9 diagnosis code: 410.xx, ICD-10 diagnosis code: I21.xx) or related terms such as "myocardial infarction", "mi", "infarct" or "heart attack" occurring during the index hospitalization
Other protocol defined inclusion/exclusion criteria could apply