The prevalence of cardiovascular diseases, risk factors and cardiovascular drug therapy in Turkish very elderly patients admitted to the Cardiology clinics: a subgroup analysis of Elder-Turk study.


GÖK G., SİNAN Ü. Y., ÖZYÜNCÜ N., ZOGHİ M., KILIÇ S., SÜMERKAN M. Ç., ...More

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI, vol.46, pp.283-295, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5543/tkda.2018.49579
  • Journal Name: TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.283-295
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Ojective: The aim of this study was to determine the baseline clinical characteristics and the cardiovascular drug usage of patients aged >= 80 years who were admitted to cardiology clinics and to compare the cardiovascular disease and risk factors with patients aged 65-79 years who participated in the Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Disease in Elderly Turkish Population (ELDER-TURK) study.