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Prediction of cardiovascular disease risk by cardiac biomarkers in 2 United Kingdom cohort studies

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We tested the predictive ability of cardiac biomarkers N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP), high-sensitivity troponin T, and midregional pro adrenomedullin for cardiovascular disease (CVD) events using the British Regional Heart Study (BRHS) of men aged 60 to 79 years, and the MIDSPAN Family Study (MFS) of men and women aged 30 to 59 years. They included 3757 and 2226 participants, respectively, and during median 13.0 and 17.3 years follow-up the primary CVD event rates were...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.115.06501

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Papacosta, O More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Clinical Trial Service Unit
McConnachie, A More by this author
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Wellcome Trust More from this funder
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Publisher:
American Heart Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Hypertension Journal website
Volume:
67
Pages:
309-315
Publication date:
2015
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EISSN:
1524-4563
ISSN:
0194-911X
URN:
uuid:f25c4799-c3ea-4b6c-a54f-8bc2d5ecc040
Source identifiers:
602511
Local pid:
pubs:602511

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