Sex-specific associations of obesity and N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide levels in the general population

Navin Suthahar, Wouter C. Meijers, Jennifer E. Ho, Ron T. Gansevoort, Adriaan A. Voors, Peter van der Meer, Stephan J. L. Bakker, Stephane Heymans, Vanessa van Empel, Blanche Schroen, Pim van der Harst, Dirk J. van Veldhuisen, Rudolf A. de Boer*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1205-1214
Number of pages10
JournalEuropean journal of heart failure
Volume20
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2018

Keywords

  • NT-proBNP
  • Females
  • Males
  • Obesity
  • Sex
  • Age
  • BODY-MASS INDEX
  • HEART-FAILURE
  • WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE
  • CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE
  • ABDOMINAL OBESITY
  • ADIPOSE-TISSUE
  • RISK
  • BIOMARKERS
  • WOMEN
  • TESTOSTERONE

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