Can brain natriuretic peptide be used to guide the management of patients with heart failure and a preserved ejection fraction? The wrong way to identify new treatments for a nonexistent disease

Milton Packer

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37 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)538-540
Number of pages3
JournalCirculation: Heart Failure
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 2011


  • Biomarkers
  • Editorials
  • Heart failure
  • Physiopathology
  • Probrain natriuretic peptide (1-76)
  • Prognosis
  • Ventricular ejection fraction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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