Chapter 17. Utilizing Multimarker Strategies in Patients who Present with Congestive Heart Failure

  1. Jesse E. Adams MD, FACC1,
  2. Fred Apple PhD2 and
  3. Allan S. Jaffe MD3
  1. Johannes Mair

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691984.ch17

Markers in Cardiology: A Case-Oriented Approach

Markers in Cardiology: A Case-Oriented Approach

How to Cite

Mair, J. (2008) Utilizing Multimarker Strategies in Patients who Present with Congestive Heart Failure, in Markers in Cardiology: A Case-Oriented Approach (eds J. E. Adams, F. Apple and A. S. Jaffe), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691984.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Louisville, Division of Cardiology 100 Mallard Creek, Louisville, KY 40202, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Hennepin County Medical Center and University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, USA

  3. 3

    Cardiovascular Division and Cardiovascular Research, Institute and Division of Laboratory Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405134187

Online ISBN: 9780470691984

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Keywords:

  • vasopressin;
  • neurohormonal reflexes;
  • cardiomyocytes;
  • pulmonary hypertension;
  • proinflammatory cytokines

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Summary

  • Introduction

  • Recent Advances in the Understanding of Congestive HF: a Primer for Clinicians

  • The Pathophysiological Basis of a Multimarker Approach to HF

  • Clinical Cases

  • Discussion on the Clinical Application of the Multimarker Approach in HF

  • References