The summary below is from the full report titled “Cystatin C Concentration as a Risk Factor for Heart Failure in Older Adults.” It is in the 5 April 2005 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 142, pages 497-505). The authors are M.J. Sarnak, R. Katz, C.O. Stehman-Breen, L.F. Fried, N. Swords Jenny, B.M. Psaty, A.B. Newman, D. Siscovick, M.G. Shlipak, and the Cardiovascular Health Study.
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Can a New Blood Test Help Predict Who Is at Risk for Developing Heart Failure?. Ann Intern Med. ;142:I–53. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-142-7-200504050-00003
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2005;142(7):I-53.
Cardiology, Heart Failure.
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