from Heart - 30 Oct 14
Neurohormonal activation and its relation to outcomes late after repair of tetralogy of Fallot.
Heart. 2014 Oct 28;
Authors: Heng EL, Bolger AP, Kempny A, Davlouros PA, Davidson S, Swan L, Uebing A, Pennell DJ, Gatzoulis MA, Babu-Narayan SV
BACKGROUND: Brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels are elevated in patients with repaired Tetralogy of Fallot (rTOF), the clinical significance of which remains uncertain.