Russian Heart Failure Journal 2007year Natriuretic peptides and chronic heart failure in patients with arterial hypertension
Natriuretic peptides and chronic heart failure in patients with arterial hypertension
Vasyuk Yu.A., Khadzegova A.B., Ivanova S.V., Amirbigeshvili I.M., Yushchyuk E.N., Krikunov P.V., Krikunova O.V.
Article discusses potentialities of natriuretic peptides for detection of LV hypertrophy and grading of myocardial systolic and diastolic dysfunction with development of CHF in patients with AH. Data are presented on a possible effect of hypotensive therapy on levels of brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) in patients with AH.