- Growth differentiation factor 15 and cardiovascular events in patients with stable ischemic heart disease (The Heart and Soul Study)David W Schopfer
San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA Electronic address
Am Heart J 167:186-192.e1. 2014..However, the association of GDF-15 with cardiovascular (CV) events and the mechanisms of this association are not well understood...
- Hospital compliance with performance measures and 30-day outcomes in patients with heart failureDavid W Schopfer
Section of Cardiology, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, USA
Am Heart J 164:80-6. 2012..Despite increasing compliance with these measures, hospital mortality and readmission rates remain stagnant. Whether compliance with HF performance measures improves patient outcomes at the hospital level is unclear...