Brain natriuretic peptide: A marker of myocardial dysfunction and prognosis during severe sepsis.

@article{Charpentier2004BrainNP,
  title={Brain natriuretic peptide: A marker of myocardial dysfunction and prognosis during severe sepsis.},
  author={Julien Charpentier and Charles-Edouard Luyt and Yvonne Fulla and Christophe Vinsonneau and Alain Cariou and Sophie Grabar and Jean-François Dhainaut and J -C Mira and J P Chiche},
  journal={Critical care medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={
          660-5
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the value of brain natriuretic peptide plasma levels as a marker of systolic myocardial dysfunction during severe sepsis and septic shock. DESIGN Prospective observational study. SETTING Intensive care unit. PATIENTS A total of 34 consecutive patients with severe sepsis (nine patients) or septic shock (25 patients) without previous cardiac, respiratory, or chronic renal failure. INTERVENTIONS None. MEASUREMENTS AND MAIN RESULTS Myocardial systolic performance… CONTINUE READING
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