Impact of Body Mass Index on the Accuracy of N-Terminal Pro-Brain Natriuretic Peptide and Brain Natriuretic Peptide for Predicting Outcomes in Patients with Chronic Heart Failure and Reduced Ejection Fraction: Insights from the PARADIGM-HF Study (Prospective Comparison of ARNI with ACEI to Determine Impact on Global Mortality and Morbidity in Heart Failure Trial)

Wilson Nadruz, Brian L. Claggett, John J. McMurray, Milton Packer, Michael R. Zile, Jean L. Rouleau, Akshay S. Desai, Karl Swedberg, Martin Lefkowitz, Victor C. Shi, Margaret F. Prescott, Scott D. Solomon

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30 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1785-1787
Number of pages3
Issue number22
StatePublished - Nov 29 2016


  • BNP
  • NT-proBNP
  • heart failure
  • natriuretic peptides
  • obesity
  • prognosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Physiology (medical)

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