Are BNP Changes During Hospitalization for Heart Failure a Reliable Surrogate for Predicting the Effects of Therapies on Post-Discharge Mortality?

Mihai Gheorghiade, Peter S. Pang

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18 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2349-2352
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of the American College of Cardiology
Volume53
Issue number25
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 23 2009

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Dobutamine
Patient Discharge
Brain Natriuretic Peptide
Hospitalization
Heart Failure
Mortality
Therapeutics
simendan

Keywords

  • B-type natriuretic peptide
  • acute decompensation of heart failure
  • dobutamine
  • levosimendan
  • prognosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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