Sequential N-Terminal Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide and High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin Measurements During Albumin Replacement in Patients With Severe Sepsis or Septic Shock

Anselmo Caricato, Serge Masson, Pietro Caironi, Caterina Fanizza, Sara Carrer, Paola Fassini, Tarcisio Vago, Marilena Romero, Gianni Tognoni, Luciano Gattinoni, Roberto Latini

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Abstract

Myocardial dysfunction is a frequent complication in patients with severe sepsis and can worsen the prognosis. We investigated whether circulating biomarkers related to myocardial function and injury predicted outcome and were associated with albumin replacement.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)707-716
Number of pages10
JournalCritical Care Medicine
Volume44
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Keywords

  • biomarkers
  • septic shock

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