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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2009, Article ID 241376, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/241376
Clinical Study

Aminoterminal Pro B-Type Natriuretic Peptide (NT-proBNP) Levels for Monitoring Interventions in Paediatric Cardiac Patients with Stenotic Lesions

1Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Ruhr University Bochum, North Rhine Westphalia, 32545, Germany
2Department of Paediatrics, Children's Hospital, London Health Science Centre, University of Western Ontario, 800 Commissioners Road East London, ON, Canada N6A 5W9
3Department of Laboratory Medicine, Heart and Diabetes Centre Bad Oeynhausen, Ruhr University Bochum, North Rhine Westphalia, 32545, Germany
4Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Medical School of Hannover, Germany

Received 10 August 2009; Revised 11 October 2009; Accepted 27 December 2009

Academic Editor: Peter Oishi

Copyright © 2009 Eva Welisch 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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