Biomarkers for risk stratification in patients with atrial fibrillation and chronic kidney disease

V.V. Fomin, G.G. Kijakbaev

SBEI of HPE «First MSMU n.a. I.M. Sechenov» of Minzdrav of Russia, Moscow
Recent studies of biomarkers in a population of patients with atrial fibrillation showed that their use may improve risk stratification. It has been shown that cardiac biomarkers such as troponins and natriuretic peptides, in combination with available clinical risk stratification models allow to better anticipate the possibility of complications. Similar data are available regarding biomarkers of kidney function and coagulation.


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V.V. Fomin - Ph.D., Professor of the Department of Internal Medicine, Occupational Diseases and Pulmonology, Vice Rector for Clinical Studies of SBEI of HPE «First MSMU n.a. I.M. Sechenov» of Minzdrav of Russia; e-mail:
G.G. Kijakbaev - Teaching Assistant of the Department of Internal Medicine, Occupational Diseases and Pulmonology of of SBEI of HPE «First MSMU n.a. I.M. Sechenov» of Minzdrav of Russia

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