Comparison of the Biomedica NT-proBNP Enzyme Im- munoassay and the Roche NT-proBNP Chemilumines- cence Immunoassay: Implications for the Prediction of Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Structural Heart

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@inproceedings{Mller2003ComparisonOT, title={Comparison of the Biomedica NT-proBNP Enzyme Im- munoassay and the Roche NT-proBNP Chemilumines- cence Immunoassay: Implications for the Prediction of Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Structural Heart}, author={Thomas H. M{\"{u}ller and Alfons Gegenhuber and Werner Poelz and Meinhard Haltmayer}, year={2003} }