Table 4

Significant comorbidities discovered in participants with NT-proBNP ≥900 on clinical examination

NumberComorbidityNT-proBNP (ng/L)Measure
1Severe aortic stenosis1015Aortic valve replacement
2Severe aortic stenosis1200Aortic valve replacement
3Moderate aortic stenosis2500Follow-up
4Severe aortic regurgitation940Aortic valve replacement
5Moderate aortic regurgitation3936Follow-up
6Sick sinus syndrome1010Pacemaker
7Sick sinus syndrome2133Pacemaker
8Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy1200Follow-up
9Severe chronic renal failure*3258Dialysis
13Angina pectoris with significant ischaemic coronary heart disease1000PCI of significant LAD stenosis
  • *Glomerular filtration rate <10 mL/min.

  • LAD, left anterior descending coronary artery; NT-proBNP, N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide; PCI, percutaneous coronary intervention.