Received: 14 May 2020
Accepted: 27 July 2020
First Online: 13 August 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The ESC-HF-LT Registry was approved by each local Institutional Review Board according to the rules of each participating country. The study complies with the Declaration of Helsinki. No data were collected before detailed information was provided to the patient, and a signed, informed consent was obtained. The participating centers involved in this study from Egypt are Alexandria University, Cairo University, National Heart Institute, Gamal Abdel Nasser Insurance Hospital, Zagazig University, Menshawy General Hospital, Health Insurance Hospital, Ras Eltin General Hospital, Benha University, Tanta University, Dar Al Fouad Hospital, Assiut University, Port Fouad General Hospital, Alexandria University Students’ Hospital, International Cardiac Centre, Ain Shams University, Damanhour General Hospital, Menoufeya University, Beni Suef University, and Sednawy Hospital.
: Not applicable
: Dr. Mahmoud Hassanein is a co-author of this study and should not be listed as a reviewer for this manuscript to avoid any conflict of interest. The rest of the authors have no conflict of interest to declare.