Published: 30 July 2018
Author(s): Bernhard Richter, Patrick Sulzgruber, Lorenz Koller, Matthias Steininger, Feras El-Hamid, David J. Rothgerber, Stefan Forster, Georg Goliasch, Benjamin I. Silbert, Elias L. Meyer, Christian Hengstenberg, Johann Wojta, Alexander Niessner
Issue: July 2018
Section: Original Article

Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) has been shown to independently predict short- and intermediate-term outcomes in patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI). We aimed to assess the additive predictive value of BUN beyond estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) in AMI patients with an 8.6-year follow-up.

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