- Association of troponin T, detected with highly sensitive assay, and outcomes in infective endocarditisAmy B Stancoven
Division of Cardiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
Am J Cardiol 108:416-20. 2011..3, 95% confidence interval 1.3 to 24.1, p = 0.02). In conclusion, cTnT is detectable in 93% of patients with infective endocarditis using a novel highly sensitive assay, with higher levels correlating with poor clinical outcomes...
- Relation of level of B-type natriuretic peptide with outcomes in patients with infective endocarditisAngela B Shiue
Department of Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
Am J Cardiol 106:1011-5. 2010..01). In conclusion, these data demonstrate a significant association between elevated BNP alone and in combination with cTnI for serious outcomes in infective endocarditis and warrant prospective evaluation...