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Table 5 Concerns and symptoms in patients with heart failure after discharge (n = 121)

From: Continuity and utilization of health and community care in elderly patients with heart failure before and after hospitalization

Symptoms n (%)
Fatigue 38 (31%)
Shortness of breath 15 (12%)
Dizzy 7 (6%)
Lack of appetite 5 (4%)
Concerns n (%)
Concerns regarding the medications 13 (11%)
Not enough community care after discharge 5 (4%)
The need of assistive equipment not met 4 (3%)
Not enough home health care after discharge 1 (1%)
Overburdened relative 1 (1%)