Elevated B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Is Associated With Increased In-Hospital Mortality or Cardiac Arrest in Patients Undergoing Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Implantation

Study Questions:

Is elevated B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) level associated with increased risk of in-hospital mortality or cardiac arrest in patients undergoing implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) implantation?