• Role of biomarkers in HFpEF uncertain

    3 days ago - By Healio

    Biomarkers of renal dysfunction, endothelial dysfunction and inflammation were independently associated with incident HF with reduced ejection fraction, but only natriuretic peptides and urinary albumin-to-creatinine ratio were linked to HF with preserved ejection fraction, according data published in JAMA Cardiology.
    According to the study by Rudolf A. de Boer, MD, PhD, from the department of cardiology at the University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, the Netherlands, and colleagues, these findings underscore a need to identify novel biomarkers characterizing HFpEF...
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