natriuretic natriuretic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to natriuresis

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  • Screening using peptide level and collaborative care to help reduce risk of heart failure

    Among patients at risk of heart failure, collaborative care based on screening for certain levels of brain-type natriuretic peptide reduced the combined rates of left ventricular systolic dysfunction, diastolic dysfunction, and heart failure as well as emergency cardiovascular hospitalizations, according to a study in the July 3 issue of JAMA.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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periphery periphery
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