N-Terminal Pro-Brain Natriuretic Peptide and Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme-2 Levels and Their Association With Postoperative Cardiac Complications After Emergency Orthopedic Surgery
Carol P Chong, Wen Kwang Lim, Elena Velkoska, William J van Gaal, Julie E Ryan, Judy Savige, Louise M Burrell
American Journal of Cardiology | EXCERPTA MEDICA INC-ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2012
This study was sponsored by a Cardiovascular Lipid grant 2009 from Pfizer, Australia (West Ryde, Australia). Dr. Chong is a recipient of a National Health and Medical Research Council (Canberra, ACT, Australia) postgraduate research scholarship and has received research stipends from the University of Melbourne (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia) and the Northern Clinical Research Centre, Northern Health (Epping, Victoria, Australia).