Publisher description for Biomarkers in heart disease / edited by James A. De Lemos.

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A vital contribution to a high-interest and emerging field, this comprehensive but concise discussion of the role of biomarkers in contemporary cardiovascular medicine focuses both on indications for biomarkers in current use as well as on new biomarkers. It is an essential read for anyone interested in the use of biomarkers in clinical practice.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Biochemical markers -- Diagnostic use.
Heart -- Diseases -- Molecular diagnosis.
Heart Diseases -- blood.
Heart Diseases -- diagnosis.
Biological Markers -- blood.
Predictive Value of Tests.
Risk Assessment -- methods.