coronary disease, heart failure, stroke, cardiovascular death, risk in general population
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Eur Heart J. 2006 May;27(10):1230-7. Epub 2006 Apr 18 Cohorts
IN coronary disease, heart failure, stroke, cardiovascular death, risk in general population The Use of
brain natriuretic peptide (BNP), plasma N-terminal pro-A-type and pro-B-type natriuretic peptides (BNP)
As Prognostic Item
Is useful Than
no comparison here
To predict risk of death from cardiovascular causes: adjusted risk was 1.35-fold for each SD increment in multivariate analysis