Pulmonary arterial hypertension screening, management, and treatment

BNP level (summary hazard ratio [HR] 2.42; 95% confidence interval [CI], 1.72 to 3.41) and presence of pericardial effusion were strong predictors of mortality (summary HR 2.43; 95% CI, 1.57 to 3.77) RA size and uric acid were also predictive of mortality, but fractional area change (FAC) showed no...

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Main Author: McCrory, Douglas C.
Corporate Authors: Duke University Evidence-based Practice Center, Effective Health Care Program (U.S.), United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Format: eBook
Published: Rockville, MD Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 2013, April 2013
Series:Comparative effectiveness review
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references