Health service utilisation by Montrealers suffering from heart failure in 2003-2004 : summary

The main objective of this report is to enable decision-makers in Montréal clinical and health administration settings be better informed of health service utilisation by people with heart failure who are living in their territories. The report on heart failure is part of the « Monitorage interprétatif » project conducted by the Équipe Santé des populations et services de santé (ESPSS), a joint team of the Direction de santé publique de Montréal and Institut national de santé publique du Québec. This document is one of a series of reports produced by the team on health service utilisation by Montrealers with chronic diseases.