N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide predicts cardiovascular events in patients with hypertension and left ventricular hypertrophy: A LIFE study Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • Nt-proBNP, more than Nt-proANP, strongly predicts cardiovascular events in patients with hypertension and LV hypertrophy, especially in patients without diabetes or clinically overt cardiovascular disease.

publication date

  • August 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.hjh.0000125451.28861.2a

PubMed ID

  • 15257184

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1597

end page

  • 604

volume

  • 22

number

  • 8