Utilidad de los biomarcadores en Insuficiencia Cardiaca en la práctica clínica

Alejandro Paredes C, Julián Vega, Ana de León, Andrés Kanacri, Pablo Castro, Ricardo Baeza


Heart Failure is a high prevalent condition and presents some challenges regarding its diagnostic process, follow up, treatment and prognostic stratification. Nowadays there is a growing interest regarding biomarkers in heart failure. These substances that reflect different physiopathological pathways, providing relevant information related to pathogenesis and risk stratification and can be usefull in the diagnostics process and treatment supervision. 

Palabras clave

biomarkers, heart failure, prognosis, BNP, troponin

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