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Comparison of mass spectrometry and clinical assay measurements of circulating fragments of B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with chronic heartfailure.
Obesity and suppressed B-type natriuretic peptide levels in heart failure.
Correlation of B-type natriuretic peptide level to 6 min walk test performance in patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction.
Correlation of plasma B-type natriuretic peptide with shunt severity in patients with atrial or ventricular septal defect.
B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations and myocardial dysfunction in critical illness.
Usefulness of B-type natriuretic peptide as a noninvasive screening tool for cardiac allograft pathology in pediatric heart transplant recipients.
B-type natriuretic peptide levels: diagnostic and therapeutic potential.
Head to head comparison of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide and B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with/ without left ventricular systolic dysfunction.
These markers include C-Reactive Protein, B-Type Natriuretic Peptide, D-Dimer, and other markers of inflammation.
Her b-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) was 420 on admission (high BNP levels > 100 pg/ml).
In elderly patients hospitalized for decompensated heart failure, B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels at discharge and the change in BNP during hospitalization may provide different information and may need to be taken into account simultaneously to reflect the response to therapy.
Utility of B-type natriuretic peptide in the diagnosis of congestive heart failure in an urgent-care setting.