Comparing the value of BNP in predicting mortality among community-dwelling elderly with and without overweight/obesity: The Bambuí (Brazil) Cohort Study of Aging

A. M.R. Beleigoli, Antonio L. Ribeiro, Maria De Diniz, Maria Fernanda Lima-Costa, Eric E. Boersma

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3 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4364-4366
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 9 Oct 2013
Externally publishedYes


  • Obesity
  • B-type natriuretic peptide
  • Calibration
  • Discrimination
  • Integrated discrimination improvement
  • Net reclassification improvement

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