Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA - Strategies for Increasing Recognition and Diagnosis of Patients With Heart Failure: Evaluating the Role of Natriuretic Peptides As Clinical Biomarkers


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Go online to PeerView.com/VCA860 to view the activity, download slides and practice aids, and complete the post-test to earn credit. In this activity, an expert on heart failure discusses strategies for recognizing and diagnosing heart failure in patients, including the role of natriuretic peptides as clinical biomarkers. Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to: Review recommendations offered in current evidence-based guidelines intended to encourage early recognition and timely diagnosis of patients with heart failure, Apply diagnostic and therapeutic strategies using BNP and NT-proBNP as clinical biomarkers to guide the care of patients with heart failure, Evaluate evidence-based strategies for identifying and treating heart failure in patients with reduced ejection fraction.

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