Analysis of the Impact of Using a Validated Diagnostic Prediction Model of Acute Heart Failure in the Emergency Department

Team Members
  • Dr. Brian Steinhart - St. Michael’s Hospital

The primary objective of NT-proBNP, a prospective, randomized, parallel, blinded controlled clinical trial, is to compare the diagnostic prediction model versus clinical judgment alone in appropriate diagnosis of acute heart failure in the undifferentiated dyspneic ED patient.