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Volume 2016, Article ID 5965782, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/5965782
Research Article

Handheld Capillary Blood Lactate Analyzer as an Accessible and Cost-Effective Prognostic Tool for the Assessment of Death and Heart Failure Occurrence during Long-Term Follow-Up

1Clinical Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Multidisciplinary Tertiary Hospital, Medical University of Silesia, 10 Curie-Skłodowska Street, 41-800 Zabrze, Poland
2Internal Medicine Department, Pyskowice Municipal Hospital, 2 Szpitalna Street, 44-120 Pyskowice, Poland
32nd Department of Cardiology in Zabrze, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland

Received 12 October 2016; Revised 26 November 2016; Accepted 6 December 2016

Academic Editor: Ying Huang

Copyright © 2016 Grzegorz M. Kubiak et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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