B-type Natriuretic Peptide Is Less Useful in Elderly Patients with Dyspnea
SYNOPSIS: Among patients ≥ 80 years of age presenting with acute dyspnea, B-type natriuretic peptide level was not useful for differentiating cardiac vs. respiratory etiologies when added to a model of clinical predictors.
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