Elevated urinary NT-proBNP after pharmacological closure of patent ductus arteriosus in very low birth weight infants


Celik I. H. , ERDEVE Ö., Demirel G., Canpolat F. E. , Dilmen U.

EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, cilt.89, ss.187-189, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 89 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.earlhumdev.2012.09.020
  • Dergi Adı: EARLY HUMAN DEVELOPMENT
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.187-189

Özet

Background: Hemodynamically significant patent ductus arteriosus (hsPDA) complicates the clinical course of preterm infants and contributes to increased morbidity and mortality. NT-proBNP is indicative of the effects of hsPDA on clinical and cardiac status of patients.