Modern cardiovascular science has produced a revolutionary new idea: the heart acts not merely as a pump, but as a qglandq, that is as a regulator of circulatory homeostasis and salt-water balance. This book combines the classical heamodynamic view with the new neuro-hormonal paradigm, in all its potential clinical implications. The book will interest physiologists and clinicians involved in the study of the cardiovascular system and care of heart patients.Relevant endogenous interferents and corresponding tested concentrations for some automated BNP and NT-proBNP assays Company/ platform Abbott/ AxSYM Bayer/Advia Centaur Beckman/ Access Dade Behring/ Dimension Roche/anbsp;...
|Author||:||Aldo Clerico, Michele Emdin|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-03-14|