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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria for patients participating in phase 1

From: An exploration of the prevalence and experience of cardiac cachexia: protocol for a mixed methods cross-sectional study

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
Are aged 18 and over Lacking capacity to give consent
Able to read, write and speak English Under the age of 18
Confirmed diagnosis of advanced heart failure (NYHA class III-IV)  
Physically and mentally capable of participation (judged by cardiologist)  
Willing to be involved