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Emerging Predictive Serum Biomarkers for Cardiovascular Disease: Clinical Effectiveness, Diagnostic Accuracy, and Guidelines

Last updated: April 13, 2015
Project Number: RA0748-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Other Diagnostics
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of emerging serum biomarkers for the assessment of cardiovascular disease risk when compared with standard lipid profiling?
  2. What is the diagnostic accuracy of emerging serum biomarkers for the assessment of cardiovascular disease risk when compared with standard lipid profiling?
  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines associated with the use of emerging serum biomarkers to assess cardiovascular disease risk?

Key Message

Four evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding use of emerging serum biomarkers to assess cardiovascular disease risk.