Table 1: Shows spectrum of cardiovascular admissions in the medical wards of ATBUTH.

CausesNumberPercentage (%)

Hypertension-related73523.6
Diabetic complications963.1
Peripartal heart failure511.64
Stroke in the young250.8
Dilated cardiomyopathy180.6
Cor pulmonale90.3
Rheumatic heart disease30.1
Congenital heart disease20.06
Myocardial infarction20.06
Cholera122039.3
Others94730.1
Total3108100