Cardiac Markers, An Issue of Clinics in Laboratory Medicine

By

  • Kent Lewandrowski, MD, Pathology Associates Massachusetts General Hospital

Topics in this clinically focused publication devoted to Cardiac Markers include: Overview of cardiac markers in heart disease; Methodologies for measurement of cardiac markers; Natriuretic peptides in HF and ACS; Tropoinins and high sensitivity troponins; Point-of-care testing for cardiac markers; ST-2 and galectin 3 in patients with heart failure; Cardiac markers following heart surgery and percutaneous coronary intervention; Cholesterol, lipoproteins, high sensitivity CRP and other risk factors for atherosclerosis; Myocarditis and cardiac transplant and rejection; New molecular genetic tests in the diagnosis of heart disease; Biomarkers for cholesterol balance.
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Book information

  • Published: February 2014
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-28710-4