Table 2

Hospital Admission and Mortality Rates (95% CI) After Heart Failure Diagnosis per 10 Person-Years

Year at Diagnosis1–5 Yrs After Diagnosis6–10 Yrs After Diagnosis11–20 Yrs After Diagnosis
nHospital Admission, %Mortality, %nHospital Admission, %Mortality, %nHospital Admission, %Mortality, %
1990–19942837.9 (7.4–8.4)1.3 (1.1–1.5)14410.1 (9.3–11.0)1.7 (1.4– 2.1)607.7 (6.5–9.0)2.2 (1.7–3.0)
1995–19994757.4 (7.0–7.9)1.5 (1.4–1.8)1417.5 (6.6–8.4)1.9 (1.5–2.4)256.0 (3.4–10.5)2.5 (1.0–6.0)
Total7587.6 (7.3–8.0)1.4 (1.3–1.4)2859.0 (8.4–9.7)1.8 (1.5–2.1)857.5 (6.4–8.8)2.3 (1.7–3.0)
  • Number of participants at the beginning of the time period.