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


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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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