N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide, C-reactive protein, and urinary albumin levels as predictors of mortality and cardiovascular events in older adults

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  • Caroline Kistorp
  • Ilan Raymond
  • Frants Pedersen
  • Gustafsson, Finn
  • Jens Faber
  • Per Hildebrandt
B-type natriuretic peptides have been shown to predict cardiovascular disease in apparently healthy individuals but their predictive ability for mortality and future cardiovascular events compared with C-reactive protein (CRP) and urinary albumin/creatinine ratio is unknown.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftJ A M A: The Journal of the American Medical Association
Vol/bind293
Udgave nummer13
Sider (fra-til)1609-16
Antal sider8
ISSN0098-7484
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2005

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