Role of Biomarkers for the Prevention, Assessment, and Management of Heart Failure

Published: April 26, 2017

  • The role of biomarkers in the management of heart failure (HF) is discussed in this AHA Scientific Statement.
  • HF is a complex syndrome with diverse pathways and pathologic processes that can manifest in circulation as biomarkers.
  • Many biomarkers are now clinically available that can provide diagnostic and prognostic information regarding HF.