Written by epgonline.org - Last updated 10 April 2017
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This section encompasses a wide range of skin conditions, comprising a number of separate aetiologies. They fall into this category due to their common inflammatory pathology, although this manifests in very different ways.
Congestive heart failure in simple terms is failure of the heart as a pump. Prevalence is rising, as it tends to affect people later in life and is also most commonly a result of ischaemic heart disease; this trend is likely to continue as the population becomes proportionally older, and survival with established heart disease improves.