Treatment of acute, decompensated heart failure

Medicine

22Mar2018 12:00 - 13:00

PhD defence ceremony

The natriuretic peptide BNP and the inactive N-terminal fragment of its precursor, NT-proBNP, are used for both diagnostic and prognostic purposes in patients with heart failure or those suspected of heart failure. Susan Stienen carries out research into NT-proBNP-guided therapy in acute decompensated heart failure patients.

S. Stienen: NT-ProBNP-Guided Therapy in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure.

Supervisor

Prof. Y.M. Pinto

Co-supervisor

Dr W.E.M. Kok

Location

  • Agnietenkapel

    Oudezijds Voorburgwal 229 - 231 | 1012 EZ Amsterdam
    +31 (0)20 525 2362

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Entrance

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Published by  University of Amsterdam