Value of NTproBNP and Troponin in diagnosis and therapy management of heart failure patients
September 29, 2020
Panel discussion moderated by Viveka Roychowdhury, Editor, Express Healthcare
Express Healthcare in partnership with Radiometer Medical organized a live panel discussion on the Value of NT-proBNP and Troponin in diagnosis & therapy management of heart failure patients on September 29, 2020; WORLD HEART DAY.
We had four experts in Cardiology and Emergency Services who shared their experiences with cardiac biomarkers and discussed their importance as a POC diagnostic tool in Emergency Departments (ED). The eminent panel discussed why NT-proBNP is more suitable to use and can aid in the correct identification and selection of patients who need an ECG study as well as guide future treatment pathways.
Panel discussion with the following panelists, moderated by Viveka Roychowdhury, Editor, Express Healthcare:
- Dr. Sandeep Gore, Director, Emergency Medicine, Fortis Hospital, Mulund, Mumbai
- Dr. (Col) Suvasish Chakraberty, Director, Emergency & Trauma Services, Artemis Hospital, Gurugram
- Dr. Kiron Verghese, Professor and Head, Department Of Cardiology, Chief Interventional Cardiologist, St John’s Medical College, Bangalore
- Dr. Sanjukta Dutta, Consultant and Head, Emergency Medicine Department, Fortis Hospital, Kolkata