N-terminal prohormone brain natriuretic peptide: a biomarker for detecting cardiovascular risks in patients with rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis?

Ann Rheum Dis. 2007 Jun;66(6):838-9. doi: 10.1136/ard.2006.066522.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid / complications*
  • Biomarkers / blood
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Natriuretic Peptide, Brain / blood*
  • Osteoarthritis / complications*
  • Peptide Fragments / blood*
  • Prognosis

Substances

  • Biomarkers
  • Peptide Fragments
  • pro-brain natriuretic peptide (1-76)
  • Natriuretic Peptide, Brain