Efficacy of B-type natriuretic peptide-guided treatment for congestive heart failure

Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
Record ID 32006000001
Authors' objectives: This report focuses on the published scientific evidence about the safety and clinical efficacy of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP)-guided treatment for patients with all stages of congestive heart failure who are treated in hospitals or in outpatient care settings.
Authors' methods: Overview
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2005
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Canada
MeSH Terms
  • Dyspnea
  • Natriuretic Peptide, Brain
  • Heart Failure
Organisation Name: Institute of Health Economics
Contact Address: 1200, 10405 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T5J 3N4. Tel: +1 780 448 4881; Fax: +1 780 448 0018;
Contact Name: djuzwishin@ihe.ca
Contact Email: djuzwishin@ihe.ca
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