High-sensitivity C-reactive protein in acute heart failure: insights from the ASCEND-HF trial.

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Journal of cardiac failure, ISSN: 1532-8414, Vol: 20, Issue: 5, Page: 319-26

Publication Year:
2014
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Repository URL:
https://researchbank.acu.edu.au/fhs_pub/5786
PMID:
24530944
DOI:
10.1016/j.cardfail.2014.02.002
Author(s):
Kalogeropoulos, Andreas P.; Tang, W. H. Wilson; Hsu, Amy; Felker, G. Michael; Hernandez, Adrian F.; Troughton, Richard W.; Voors, Adriaan A.; Anker, Stefan D.; Metra, Marco; McMurray, John J. V.; Massie, Barry M.; Ezekowitz, Justin A.; Califf, Robert M.; O'Connor, Christopher M.; Starling, Randall C.; Butler, Javed Show More Hide
Publisher(s):
Elsevier BV; Churchill Livingstone
Tags:
Medicine; c-reactive protein; biomarkers; acute heart failure; outcomes; Cardiology
article description
Inflammation is associated with progression of chronic heart failure (HF). Few data exist on high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) levels and their importance in acute HF.