Longitudinal changes of brain-type natriuretic peptide in preterm neonates Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Ductus Arteriosus, Patent
  • Infant, Premature
  • Natriuretic Peptide, Brain

abstract

  • Similar to term infants, brain-type natriuretic peptide levels of preterm infants are related to the chronological age and decline during the first month of life. Rapid bedside Triage brain-type natriuretic peptide is a potentially valuable and practical assay in determining the hemodynamic changes in preterm infants.

publication date

  • June 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1542/peds.2005-1387

PubMed ID

  • 16740863

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2183

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 117

number

  • 6