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Association between high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T and future cardiovascular incidence in a general Japanese population: Results from the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project.

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Summary of "Association between high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T and future cardiovascular incidence in a general Japanese population: Results from the Tohoku Medical Megabank Project."

Elevation of high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T (hs-cTnT) is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD). This study determined whether hs-cTnT was detectable with N-terminal pro-b-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) and related to CV risk factors in a general Japanese population.

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Name: Biomarkers : biochemical indicators of exposure, response, and susceptibility to chemicals
ISSN: 1366-5804
Pages: 1-26

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