Educational recommendations on selected analytical and clinical aspects of natriuretic peptides with a focus on heart failure: A report from the IFCC committee on clinical applications of cardiac bio-markers

Peter A. Kavsak, Carolyn S.P. Lam, Amy K. Saenger, Allan S. Jaffe, Paul Collinson, Kari Pulkki, Tobjørn Omland, Guillaume Lefevre, Richard Body, Jordi Ordonez-Llanos, Fred S. Apple

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19 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1221-1227
Number of pages7
JournalClinical chemistry
Issue number10
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

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Funding Information:
Employment or Leadership: P.O. Collinson, The Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine, AACC; F.S. Apple, Clinical Chemistry, AACC. Consultant or Advisory Role: P.A. Kavsak, Roche, Siemens, Beckman, Abbott; C. Lam, Boston Scientific, Bayer, Roche Diagnostics, AstraZeneca, Medtronic, Vifor Pharma, Novartis, Amgen, Merck, Janssen Research & Development LLC, Menarini, Boehringer Ingelheim, Novo Nordisk, Abbott Diagnostics, Corvia, Stealth BioTherapeutics, JanaCare, Biofourmis, Darma, Applied Therapeutics, WebMD Global LLC, Radcliffe Group Ltd and Corpus; A.S. Jaffe, Beckman-Coulter, Abbott, Siemens, Sphingotec, Brava, Novartis, Medscape; T. Omland, Abbott Diagnostics, Roche Diagnostics; R. Body, Siemens, LumiraDx; J. Ordonez-Llanos, Thermo Fischer; F.S. Apple, HyTest, LumiraDx, Siemens, Instrumentation Laboratory. Stock Ownership: None declared. Honoraria: P.A. Kavsak, Siemens, Beckman, Roche; T. Omland, Abbott Diagnostics, Roche Diagnostics, Siemens Healthcare; J. Ordonez-Llanos, Roche Diagnostics; F.S. Apple, Abbott Laboratories. Research Funding: T. Omland, funding from Abbott Diagnostics and Roche Diagnostics to institution; F.S. Apple, non-salary funding from Abbott, Abbott POC, Beckman Coulter, Siemens, Roche, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Qorvo, Becton Dickinson. Expert Testimony: None declared. Patents: P.A. Kavsak, an inventor on patents filed by McMaster University related to laboratory testing in acute cardiac care; specific to heart failure the following patent: US Patent # 8,491,871.

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