Biomarkers in Cardiovascular Diseases by Dimitris Tousoulis, Christodoulos Stefanadis
By Dimitris Tousoulis, Christodoulos Stefanadis
The institution of specific and trustworthy biomarker checks for the early phases of heart problems is of serious significance and will be the cornerstone within the prevention of destiny heart problems (CVD). in addition, a few biomarkers could provide very important details about the pathogenesis of CVD or seem to be necessary in probability stratification, in CVD prognosis, or in tracking remedy; many others may be hazard elements themselves, representing accordingly capability objectives of remedy. the fitting biomarker must have the next features: hugely delicate, particular, reliable. Read more...
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