Elle représente un problème de santé publique dans notre environnement africain. Le taux de réalisation des examens complémentaires était faible en raison des difficultés mint a kezelés.
Mots clés : Insuffisance cardiaque, Diagnostic, Centres Hospitaliers Universitaires de LoméIntroduction: Heart failure is a severe disease which accounts for a substantial portion of consultation and hospitalization in the cardiological department of Tokoin Teaching Hospital of Helminthiasis in Togo.
It represents an issue of public health in our African environment. In our country, the lack of information about heart failure had urged to this study in order to sum up our practice in the department.
Method: It was a retrospective study carried out from 1st January to 31st March in the cardiological department of Tokoin and Campus Teaching Hospital of Lome in Togo. It had concerned records of inpatients.
Epidemiological, physical examination, laboratory findings including chest roentgenogram, electrocardiogram and echocardiogram aspects were studied. Data were analysed with Epi Info 6.
Results: Heart failure had been found in The mean age was There was a male mint a kezelés with malefemale ratio of 1.
The rate of laboratory explorations achievement is very low due to the financial straits. Cardiomyopathies Conclusion: Heart failure is a frequent disease in Lome.
Effort may be bélféreg megelozese to better its management.