Blood urea nitrogen and serum creatinine: not married in heart failure.

  title={Blood urea nitrogen and serum creatinine: not married in heart failure.},
  author={Robert Schrier},
  journal={Circulation. Heart failure},
  volume={1 1},
Klein and colleagues1 have retrospectively analyzed results derived from the prospective, randomized Outcomes of a Prospective Trial of Intravenous Milrinone for Exacerbations of Chronic Heart Failure (OPTIME-CHF) study and contribute an interesting article to this inaugural issue of Circulation: Heart Failure. Their analysis provides further evidence that the level of renal function in patients with worsening heart failure and impaired systolic function is an important predictor of… CONTINUE READING
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